Posts by Zac Zuber-Zander

  • Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects Hosts Symposium for Salesforce Transit Center

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects is hosting a symposium on Saturday, August 4, 2018 celebrating the grand opening of the Salesforce Transit Center. “There is much enthusiasm and desire to learn about the Salesforce Transit Center. We are thrilled to be able to share this in depth look at the making of the Transit Center with[…]

  • Salesforce Tower Wins ENR Global Project Award

    Pell Clarke Pelli Architects-designed Salesforce Tower has won an ENR 2018 Global Best Project Award. This global competition recognizes construction and design excellence during the past year. Salesforce Tower is a 1,400,000 square foot tower located in the new Transbay District of San Francisco, which also includes Salesforce Transit Center also designed by Pelli Clarke[…]

  • 18 King Wah Road Wins Hong Kong Quality Building Award

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ 18 King Wah Road tower, a 23-story office and mixed-use tower in the eastern district of Hong Kong Island, won a Hong Kong Quality Building Award. North Point is anticipated to reach the highest level of sustainability in green building ratings for Hong Kong, China and the United States. The Quality[…]

  • Wolf Point East Groundbreaking Event in Chicago

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects joined Chicago labor leaders, Hines Interests Limited Partnership, Pappageorge Haymes, and The Walsh Group at the Groundbreaking Ceremony at Wolf Point East in Chicago. This 60-story tower is located on a small peninsula at the tip of the Chicago River in the River North neighborhood of Chicago. Master planned by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, Wolf Point[…]

  • Yale-NUS College Wins Excellence Award

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ Yale-NUS College has won the BCA Construction Excellence Award from the Building and Construction Authority. Yale-NUS College is the first liberal arts college in Singapore jointly created by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, balancing the traditions of Yale with the cultures of Southeast Asia. The Yale-NUS College campus[…]

  • Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects Projects Nominated for German Design Awards

    Three projects of Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects have been nominated for the 2019 German Design Awards. Porto Nuova, a mixed-used development north of Milan, Italy’s historic city center, was nominated for the District category; Salesforce Tower, the tallest building in San Francisco and connected to the future Salesforce Transit Center that serves as a major[…]

  • Hancher Wins American Architecture Award

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ Hancher, a performing arts center at the University of Iowa, has won a prestigious American Architecture Award from The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. Widely recognized for commissioning new works of dance and music, Hancher is a renowned[…]

  • Wintrust Arena Wins American Architecture Award

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ Wintrust Arena has won a prestigious American Architecture Award from The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. The home of DePaul University basketball, the Blue Demons, Wintrust Arena is part of a redevelopment plan to transform its surrounding neighborhood[…]

  • Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects Wins International Design Competition for the Chengdu Natural History Museum

    World-renowned architecture firm Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, in collaboration with China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute Corp. Ltd. (CSWADI), has won an international design competition for the Chengdu Natural History Museum in Chengdu, China. Other competitors in the competition included Zaha Hadid Architects, Sutherland Hussey Harris, Nihon Sekkei, Valode & Pistre, and FUKSAS. One[…]

  • Salesforce Tower Celebrates its Grand Opening

    On May 22, 2018, Salesforce Tower will be celebrating its grand opening. The 1,070-feet-tall, 60-story office tower is the tallest building in San Francisco, adding a sophisticated and dynamic addition to the skyline. In celebration of the grand opening of the tower, a light installation by celebrated artist Jim Campbell will be projected on the[…]

  • Ann Marie Baranowski, Associate Principal, and the 92nd Street Y Lecture Series: Current Trends in Public Art

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects Associate Principal Ann Marie Baranowski, FAIA LEED AP was a featured speaker in the 92nd Street Y’s series on Current Trends in Public Art.  Her lecture, art + architecture in (public) place, addressed the parameters for how art and architecture make meaningful places in the public realm.  Drawing on the idea[…]

  • Residences by Armani/Casa Reach Project Milestone

    The Residences by Armani/Casa, a luxurious residential tower designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects with interiors from Giorgio Armani, reached its halfway point. Slated for completion in 2019, this condominium tower in Sunny Isles, Florida will be the tallest structure in the city at 55 floors. Read the full article here For press inquiries, please[…]

  • Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects Wins Best Urban Regeneration Award

    Pell Clarke Pelli Architects’ Porta Nuova project received a Best Urban Regeneration Award. This mixed-use development is north of the historic city center of Milan, Italy and redevelops an area of abandoned railyards adjacent to the Garibaldi train station, creating a new and grand gateway to the city. One of the largest redevelopment projects in[…]

  • Principal Darin Cook is Guest Speaker at Fulbright Association National Conference

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ Principal Darin Cook AIA was a guest panelist at the 2017 Fulbright National Conference in Washington D.C. on November 5, 2017. A Fulbright Scholar in the former Yugoslavia from 1990-1991, Darin Cook AIA discussed how the Fulbright scholarship influenced his professional career in architecture during a presentation and Q&A session with[…]

  • Lanphier Center for Mathematics and Computer Science Wins AIA Award

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ Lanphier Center for Mathematics and Computer Science at Choate Rosemary Hall has been given an Honor Award from AIA Connecticut 2017 Design Awards. Taking cues from the natural and historical charm of the campus, the building design supports a new curriculum that goes beyond the traditional STEM subjects—science, technology, engineering, and[…]

  • George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater Wins AIA Award

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater has been given an Honor Award from AIA Connecticut 2017 Design Awards. Planned as a premier entertainment venue in the Salt Lake City region, this theater is not only a contemporary landmark but also a transformative piece of the city.  The 2,500-seat, state-of-the-art theater[…]

  • McKinney and Olive Wins Innovation Award from Urban Land Institute of North Texas

    The Urban Land Institute (ULI) of North Texas has awarded Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects and Crescent Real Estate LLC with an Innovation Award for McKinney & Olive.  This twenty-story, mixed-use office building in the Uptown neighborhood of Dallas includes a retail podium and a parking structure with an elevated green space. McKinney & Olive responds[…]

  • Principal William E. Butler Presents the Architecture of Cesar Pelli at the National Arts Club

    William E. Butler, Principal, led a talk at the National Arts Club in New York on open spaces/gathering spaces of Cesar Pelli. Since the time it was founded in 1898, The National Arts Club aims to “stimulate, foster, and promote public interest in the arts and to educate the American people in the fine arts.”[…]

  • The Roberts Center for Pediatric Research Wins ENR Award of Merit

    Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects’ Roberts Center for Pediatric Research has received the Award of Merit for Healthcare and Research in the 2017 Best Project Awards from ENR Mid-Atlantic. The jury included two panels of industry judges that reviewed more than sixty projects throughout the region. Projects were measured on the ability to overcome challenges, contribution[…]

  • The George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater Wins IEDC Silver Award for Best Public-Private Partnership

    The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) has presented a Silver Award for best public-private partnership to the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater and Regent Street development. Salt Lake City received the award on the behalf of all those involved in this important project, including Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects who was Master Planner of[…]