SOM Journal 3 is the third issue in a continuing series presenting the work of one of the world’s foremost design firms, SOM, in the context of a critical discussion. The process of review by a jury comprised of leading figures from the worlds of art, architecture, and engineering, during which projects are evaluated critically, is a daring enterprise unique to SOM and illustrates the firm’s commitment to excellence and innovation. This jury was held at the DZ Bank in Berlin, Germany, on July 7, 2003.

Works Included: 7 World Trade Center; US Census Bureau; Cantilevered Green Glass Tube; Qatar Science Center; Exterior Enclosure Replacement, Lever House; Arts Center Building, Delbarton School; Office Headquarters, European Central Bank; Bank Headquarters, Central Bank of Kuwait; Milliken Carpet System; Research Building, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital.