Profile
Overview

Front is a design consulting group comprised of fifty people, with backgrounds primarily in architecture and engineering.  In 2002, Front was established in New York, followed by expansion into San Francisco, Hong Kong, and London.  We now have completed two hundred unique built projects to date, and offer consulting services through our global network of offices across the United States, Asia, and Europe.

We offer specialist façade system design expertise through strategic advice and intensive collaboration to realize innovative solutions in building design.  Our portfolio of building façade systems include custom-designed curtainwall systems, bespoke cladding systems, geometrically challenging building forms, elegant and efficient supporting structures, original kinetic solutions, beautiful long-span skylights and other unique forms of glazing.

We have built our reputation on original problem-solving, a forward-thinking approach, insightful analysis, technically advanced and aesthetically sensitive design solutions, and productive interdisciplinary collaboration.  For this, we wish to thank all of our clients and colleagues and celebrate the spirit in which this collective effort took place.

Julliard School Tianjin - Tianjin, China
Nike Lebron James Center - Beaverton, OR. USA
Hyundai Training Center - Cheonan, Korea
Yale Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking - New Haven, CT, USA USA
Instituto Moreira Salles - Sao Paulo, Brazil
University of Chicago in Hong Kong
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) - Athens, Greece
Morpheus Hotel - Macau, China
Amazon Spheres - Seattle, WA, USA
Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center - New York, NY, USA
Julliard School Tianjin - Tianjin, ChinaArchitects: Diller Scofidio + Renfro Photo: Chao Zhang