Yong Koo Lee Promoted to Firm Principal

Yong Koo Lee Promoted to Firm Principal

Cuningham Group is thrilled to announce the promotion of Associate Principal Yong Koo Lee to the position of Principal. A member of Cuningham Group since 2004, Yong Koo is a lead designer for the Resort Hospitality studio, where he has worked on numerous domestic and international projects. His 25-plus years of experience in the architecture..
Cuningham Group Becomes a Certified Green Business

Cuningham Group Becomes a Certified Green Business

Cuningham Group Architecture strives to promote sustainability in all of our designs, including our own workplaces. As part of this commitment to sustainable, healthy living, Cuningham Group’s Culver City office recently achieved the highest level of certification to become a Certified Green Business with the Culver City Sustainable Business Program (CCSBP) – The Innovator Tier...
Benedictine Living Community of Shakopee

Benedictine Living Community of Shakopee

The Benedictine Living Community of Shakopee will be a senior living facility providing independent living, assisted living, and assisted living memory care. Located just two miles from St. Gertrude’s Health and Rehabilitation Center, this new facility will also be a Benedictine Health Systems (BHS) campus. The space, which recalls the historic nature of Shakopee with..
46th Annual NOMA International Conference & Exposition

46th Annual NOMA International Conference & Exposition

Cuningham Group Designer Matthew Trotter has been a member of the National Organization of Minority Architect’s (NOMA) Southern California chapter for 10 years. Trotter was recently elected to the organization’s executive board as its Young Professional Stakeholder and last fall attended the  46th Annual NOMA International Conference & Exposition in Chicago, Illinois. Trotter recounts his experience..
The Room Fitness Monitor

The Room Fitness Monitor

How can sensor data directly inform the experience of everyday building occupants? The last three decades have seen a proliferation of sensors and network connectivity in objects ranging from the everyday to the one-of-a-kind. This rapidly increasing digital neural network, often referred to as  the “Internet of Things” (IoT), is poised to completely restructure the..
State Fair Master Planning

State Fair Master Planning

“Many people don’t realize that most everything that surrounds us is planned. At a fair or festival, providing a great guest experience is paramount. That’s why it’s so important to look at every aspect of that experience, from point of entry to entertainment venues and facilities to traffic patterns.” – Cuningham Group Principal Brian Tempas,..
Starting Small

Starting Small

In urban development, the key to making big strides lies in the little things. “Fond du Lac is…” This was the phrase that residents of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin were prompted to answer using stencils and spray-paint on a sunny Saturday morning this past September. Assisted by a team of Cuningham Group designers, community members..
Equity & Diversity: Gender Diversity

Equity & Diversity: Gender Diversity

Cuningham Group conducted a presentation series this year on Gender Equity and Diversity. Organized by a team of our employees, we discussed the factors that go into making a firm successful. Cuningham Group continuously strives to be a leader in equity and diversity, which we view as a main component of firm success. Throughout the..
November 14: Scooters, Ubers and Bikes, Oh My!

November 14: Scooters, Ubers and Bikes, Oh My!

While engineers and others continue tinkering with autonomous vehicles in labs, a transportation transformation is playing out on our streets and along our curbs. In recent years, we have seen bike share programs go dockless, multiple scooter companies arrive on our sidewalks, and ride-share cars continue their rise in popularity. With each innovation, our streets,..