Articles tagged SOM Architects

Two structures united in the need for admiration.

A fin-shaped tower erected by SOM lets the US Air Force fly high

COLORADO – Ladies and gentlemen, we would like to invite you to the greatest force that has ever existed, the US Air Force. Stay with us to marvel at architectural wonders of the military world.


SOM escapes mediocrity with skyscraper in Beijing’s Dawangjing

BEIJING – The city of Beijing is rapidly building new business districts – and where there’s a business district there must be skyscrapers. 

The design had to negotiate a challenging triangular plot without imposing too much on its surroundings.

SOM conceives permeable headquarters for Geneva Business District

GENEVA – An American firm takes on delicate physical and environmental constraints with new JTI building.

The hotel is a beacon in the urban landscape with its unusual composition of concrete piers and suspended volumes.

Reynaers Aluminium embodies fifty years of expertise in a major hotel

BAHRAIN – The recently opened Four Seasons Hotel in Bahrain, was realized with Reynaers façade systems and is the embodiment of 50 years of experience.

The atrium will be the building's ‘lungs,’ ventilating naturally and reducing energy consumption by 60 per cent.

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill Wins Competition

WUJIANG – Skidmore, Owings & Merrill’s Chicago firm has won an international competition to realize a 358-m-tall tower in Wujiang, China.