Stereoform Slab, a full-scale prototype of a future building system made using advanced robotic fabrication techniques, has received a 2020 R+D Award from Architect Magazine. The annual program recognizes work that shows potential to have an enduring and positive impact on the built environment.
Two SOM projects, 100 Mount Street and Dream Catcher, have received Best Project Awards from the Structural Engineers Association of Illinois (SEAOI). The projects were announced at the SEAOI Annual Awards Banquet in July.
In a public vote hosted by ARCHIVIBE, the 2020 London Festival of Architecture, and BowerBird, The Stratford was selected as the second-most influential work of architecture in London. The project reimagines high-rise living by building a community through a series of dramatic sky gardens.
The Stratford has been named a finalist in the 2020 RIBA Regional Awards. The tower, which combines a five-star hotel with apartments, was included on the East London shortlist.
The Moscone Center Expansion project in San Francisco, designed by SOM with Mark Cavagnero Associates, won the 2020 Award of Excellence from the Structural Engineers Association of Northern California (SEAONC). The awarded projects serve as models of excellence in structural engineering design.
Brightline—the 235-mile rail network connecting SOM-designed stations in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach—was recognized in two categories in the 2020 AIA | DC Chapter Design Awards. The project won the Architecture Award and earned a citation in the Urban Catalyst category.
The Wild Mile and Moon Village have been recognized in the Spaces, Places, and Cities category of the 2020 Fast Company World Changing Ideas Awards. The program honors innovations that offer solutions to problems while benefiting a broad range of industries and society as a whole.
In the first-ever Urban Land Institute Europe Awards for Excellence, The Stratford has been selected as one of ten finalists. The project, a residential and hotel tower near Stratford International station in London, represents a new model for high-rise living.
One Manhattan West and Tianjin CTF Finance Centre have received multiple 2020 Professional Project Awards from the Architectural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers. The honors include Best Overall Project and Most Innovative Project.
The SOM Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 SOM Foundation Research Prize. Two university-led teams will each receive a grant of $40,000 to conduct original research on the topic “Shrinking our Agricultural Footprint.”
U.S. WoodWorks has awarded the Billie Jean King Main Library with a Wood Design Award. The project, which opened in September 2019, was recognized in the Wood in Government Buildings category.
The Stratford has been named a finalist in the 2020 MIPIM Awards. The London tower, which combines a five-star hotel with apartments, was selected in the Best Residential Development category.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Terminal 2 was named one of eight recipients of the 2020 AIA Architecture Award. The project was recognized for its creative solution to a highly challenging site, and for establishing a bold addition to Mumbai's transportation network.
The AIA has selected the West Loop Branch of the Chicago Public Library as a winner in the 2020 Interior Architecture Awards. The program celebrates innovative and impactful interior spaces around the United States.
One Manhattan West was selected as a merit award recipient in the 2020 AIA New York Chapter Design Awards. The project is the first new office tower to reach completion in the Manhattan West Development on New York City's Far West Side.