New York, New York – November 1, 2018 Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF) is pleased to announce the opening of new representative offices in San Francisco, Berlin, and Singapore. These outposts will help the global practice service an exciting series of current projects, new commissions, and imminent endeavors. The firm’s work in these regions fulfills the highest aspirations of KPF’s architectural mission to create buildings and places that make positive contributions to the built environment beyond their physical footprint.
“The opening of our new offices is the result of many years of practice in these locations and will bolster the reach of our New York and London operations,” says KPF President James von Klemperer. “As a firm, we’re excited to contribute innovative ideas to cities on the west coast, in continental Europe, and across Southeast Asia and look forward to being part of their respective futures.”
About KPF San Francisco
Located on the landmark-lined California Street in the heart of downtown, KPF’s office will support the firm’s work from San Diego to Silicon Valley to Vancouver. KPF’s robust portfolio of west coast projects represents diverse typologies, including technology headquarters, academic and research buildings, residences, mixed-use complexes, transit-oriented developments, and large-scale master plans.
About KPF Berlin
KPF’s new Berlin office, located along the dynamic Potsdamer Platz, will service a vibrant market in Germany and Europe, including a recently won commission for a prominent gateway building in Düsseldorf and a number of other projects across the continent. With an appreciation of, and focus on, appropriate design for the European city, KPF is building off of previous experience and current relationships in Frankfurt, Berlin, and Düsseldorf, as well as Paris, Luxembourg, Madrid, and Milan.
About KPF Singapore
Opened on the heels of winning the commission to design the world’s largest airport facility, Changi Terminal 5, KPF’s Singapore office is located on Robinson Road, just blocks from the scenic Marina Bay. This office will also service current and future work in the region, including in Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Jakarta and Sydney.
About Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF)
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF) is one of the world’s preeminent architecture firms, providing architecture, interior, programming and master planning services for clients that include some of the most forward-thinking developers, corporations, entrepreneurs, and institutions in the United States and around the world. The firm’s extensive portfolio spans more than 40 countries and includes a wide range of projects from office and residential buildings to civic and cultural spaces to educational facilities. Driven by individual design solutions, rather than a predetermined style, KPF’s mission is to create buildings and places of the utmost quality and contextual sensitivity, providing a valuable impact on the cities they inhabit.