Gordon Gill

AS+GG, Partner | Chicago, United States


Gordon Gill directs design teams in the creation of award-winning architecture across the globe. His work emphasizes a holistic approach to design that integrates all project disciplines. The results are performance based designs that work symbiotically with their natural surroundings- contributing to the sustainability of cities, augmenting the built landscape and creating an optimal user experience.

Gordon’s work includes the design of civic facilities, large-scale mixed-use developments, city-wide master plans and the world’s first net Zero-Energy skyscraper, Pearl River Tower. This landmark project achieves energy independence through the harnessing of natural forces at the building’s site, exemplifying Gordon’s philosophy that architecture must strike a balance with its global environmental context.

His work has been recognized by the American Institute of Architects,…

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Annual Conference, Keynote Speaker (Chicago 2019)

Annual Conference, Presenter (Dubai 2008)

Student Competition Second-Round Jury (2012)


30 October 2019

Gordon Gill, Partner at Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, speaks at the 2019 CTBUH International Congress in Chicago on 30 October 2019.


11 October 2019

On the 50th anniversary of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s founding, the CTBUH 10th World Congress returns to the Council’s home: Chicago....


03 March 2008

Adrian Smith, Gordon Gill & Robert Forest, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

This paper examines how the design philosophy, ‘global environmental contextualism’, is predicated on the understanding that everything within the built and natural environment is connected.