Contents

a+u 2015:02
 
Discussion for the 5th LIXIL International University Architectural Competition
House for Enjoying the Harsh Cold
Kengo Kuma, Tomonari Yashiro, Dana Buntrock, Darko Radović
 
 
Feature: 
One SOM
 
Essay: SOM: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Nicholas Adams
 
Office structure:
Transformation of SOM from Founding through Today
Staff Structure
Firmwide Activity and Project Organization
SOM Publications: Critical Dialogues
 
Partner Profiles for Essays on pp. 30–38
 
Partners’ Essay:
SOM Values and Culture – Increasing Meaningful Innovation Across Disciplines and Scales
Craig W. Hartman
 
A Collective Culture and Critical Engagement
Roger Duffy
 
Continuous Renewal
T. J. Gottesdiener
 
Composing a Global Practice in the Post-Industrial Age
Gene Schnair
 
Technical Solutions for Performance Design
Keith Boswell
 
A Personal Journey
Richard F. Tomlinson II
 
Five Lenses
Jonathan Stein
 
Shifts of Clients’ Needs, Responses of SOM
 
One World Trade Center
 
7 World Trade Center
 
Partner Profiles for Essays on pp. 66–167
 
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport – Terminal 2
 
Partners’ Essay:
A Culture of Architecture and Engineering
William F. Baker
 
Resiliency, Self-Sufficiency and Regeneration
Mark Sarkisian
 
Poly International Plaza
 
Poly Real Estate Headquarters
 
Partners’ Essay:
Integration of Architecture and Interiors
Stephen Apking
 
Advancing the Art of Architecture
 
Tall Buildings in the 21st Century
Gary Haney
 
Pearl River Tower
 
Pertamina Energy Tower
 
Timber Tower Research Project
 
The Active Modular Phytoremediation System (AMPS)
 
Building Integrated Concentrating Solar Facade (ICSF)
 
Partners’ Essay:
Forward-thinking and Interdisciplinary Innovation: A Global Perspective
Xuan Fu
 
Achieving Resiliency
Carrie Byles
 
Tectonics and Humanism
Leo Chow
 
Past, Present and Future: Innovation and High Performance Design
Jeffrey J. McCarthy
 
University Center, The New School
 
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
 
U.S. Air Force Academy – Center for Character and Leadership Development
 
United States Consulate General
 
Cathedral of Christ the Light
 
Millennium Park Master Plan
 
Partners’ Essay:
21st Century Cities and Mobility
Anthony Vacchione
 
Architecture and Aviation
Laura Ettelman
 
Denver Union Station
 
Partners’ Essay:
Finding the Proper Balance
Mustafa K. Abadan
 
Management for Unprecedented Outcomes
Kenneth A. Lewis
 
“How Big Can We Think?”
Philip Enquist
 
Beijing CBD East Expansion
 
Great Lakes Century Vision Plan