Fox, Sheldon

Sheldon Fox (1930 - 2006)

Sheldon Fox, born 1930 in Bronx, New York City was an American architect and one of three founding partners of the U.S. architectural firm of Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF), New York City, and died 2006 in Fairfield, Connecticut

He studied at the University of Pennsylvania and graduated in 1953. His irst job was at Kahn & Jacobs New York in 1955. 1972 he moved to John Carl Warnecke & Associates, where he former fellow William Pederson met again. Together with A. Eugene Kohn the two founded their own architecture office, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF) in 1976.  The success of the offices in New York, London and Shanghai maintains, and currently has around 400 employees in about 30 countries. Fox withdrew from the office in 1996, kept doing lectures on architecture till his dead in 2006

Important Buildings by Sheldon Fox:

  • 1670 Broadway, Denver, Colorado
  • Hercules Inc. Headquarters, Wilmington, Delaware
  • 333 Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois
  • One Tabor Center, Denver, Colorado
  • Procter & Gamble Headquarters, Plaza Tower I + II, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1000 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California
  • Dominion Tower, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Washington Mutual Tower, Seattle, Washington
  • Shearson Lehman Plaza, Manhattan, New York
  • 225 West Wacker, Chicago, Illinois
  • 900 North Michigan, Chicago, Illinois
  • ABC Headquarters Building, Lincoln Square, Manhattan, New York City
  • 125 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 311 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois
  • 712 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York
  • Interstate Tower, Charlotte, North Carolina Mellon Bank Center (Nine Penn Center), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Chifley Tower, Sydney, New South Wales, Australien Le 1250 Boulevard René-Lévesque, Montreal, Québec, Canada
  • DZ Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Foley Square Federal Courthouse, Manhattan, New York
  • Millennium Tower, Manhattan, New York City
  • First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • World Bank Headquarters, Washington,D.C.
  • Seocho Fashion Center Tower, Seoul, South Korea
  • Kastor, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Pollux, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Thames Court, London, Great Britain
  • JR Central Hotel Tower (Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel), Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
  • JR Central Office Tower, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
  • Singapore Exchange Centre / SGX Centre One / SGX Centre Two
  • Dongbu Finance Building, Seoul, South Korea
  • Gannett & USA Today Headquarters Towers, Tysons Corner, Virginia, Bürogebäude
  • Plaza 66, Shanghai, China
  • 5 Times Square, Manhattan, New York
  • 191 North Wacker, Chicago, Illinois
  • Danube House, Prag, Czeck Republic
  • Newport Office Center VII, Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Hoftoren, Den Haag, Netherlands
  • Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, Tokio, Japan
  • WTC H Toren, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Espirito Santo Plaza, Miami, Florida
  • Tour CBX, Paris-La-Défense, Paris
  • China Central Place, Tower 1 + 2 + 3, Beijing, China
  • Zhongguancun Financial Center, Beijing, China
  • Union Square Mega Tower (Kowloon Megatower) Hongkong, China
  • Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai, China

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