San Diego Medical Center is Kaiser Permanente’s next iteration of its Template Hospital strategy, designed over the past two decades to improve wellness, patient safety, operational efficiency, sustainability, and energy efficiency with interiors that are highly sensitive to the emotional and physical needs of both patients and personnel.

Basics, an innovative solar analysis program developed by CO for Microsoft Hololens, uses both digital and physical data to generate mixed reality solar projections in the architectural design process.

CO Architects’ submission for the University of Miami Student Housing Master Plan, Phase 1, was one of the winners of The Architect’s Newspaper 2016 Best of Design Awards. Our submission for the design competition posits an alluring architectural outlook for the future of student housing, transforming preconceived notions of dormitory life on a major university campus.

Read more at The Architect’s Newspaper.

CO Architects is excited to be included in the December 2016/January 2017 issue of MARK magazine. TheAdministration Replacement Building at Cal Poly Pomona is underway, and expected completion is in 2018.

We want everyone to have access to VR in their pocket, and are working to break down barriers to adoption.


CO Architects, SERA Architects, and Los Angeles artist Pae White received the 2016 CODAward in Education for their collaboration on White’s site-specific installation art piece Fauxcilitator in the CO/SERA designed Collaborative Life Sciences Building & Skourtes Tower. The CLSB is part of an interdisciplinary, multi-institutional campus located on the South Waterfront in Portland, OR.

Read more at Interior Design.

Parini Mehta shares the highlights of her trip to the 2016 Healthcare Design Conference in Houston, Texas.