SOM is pleased to welcome Bay Area Young Architects to their office to learn from senior leaders across different disciplines about how a large collaborative international firm works. Participants will have the opportunity to tour the office and interact with staff from different levels to get a deeper understanding of the firm and some of their projects currently on the boards.
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) is one of the leading architecture, interior design, engineering, and urban planning firms in the world. Since its founding more than 80 years ago, SOM has earned a reputation for design excellence with a portfolio that includes some of the most important architectural accomplishments of the 20th and 21st centuries, and has been a leader in the research and development of specialized technologies, new processes and innovative ideas, many of which have had a palpable and lasting impact on the design profession and the physical environment. The firm’s longstanding leadership in design and building technology has been honored with nearly 2,000 awards for quality, innovation, and management. The American Institute of Architects has recognized SOM twice with its highest honor, the Architecture Firm Award—in 1962 and again in 1996. The firm maintains offices in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Dubai, and Mumbai.
Images: (top-left) Poly International Plaza / © Bruce Damonte; (above) Moscone Center Expansion And Improvement / © Cesar Rubio.
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