Phil Kolbo

  • Senior Architect / Senior Associate
  • Kansas City

Phil is an experienced senior architect technician with an extensive knowledge of stadium, arena and convention center design. His passion is creating buildings that push the envelope in both design and technology.

He graduated second in his class at Iowa State University where he built a strong foundation of sustainability, graduating with LEED certification. Phil currently leads the parametric modeling and computational design group for Populous’ North America region as a Populous Intelligence Ambassador, creating and streamlining BIM tools unique to sports and convention center design.

While at Populous, Phil has worked on the MasterCard Center for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the New Arrowhead Stadium, Oklahoma City Convention Center, DC United’s Audi Field and led the design for the San Antonio Convention Center, Orlando City Soccer Stadium and Minnesota United FC’s Allianz Field.

Phil is an experienced senior architect technician with an extensive knowledge of stadium, arena and convention center design. His passion is creating buildings that push the envelope in both design and technology.

He graduated second in his class at Iowa State University where he built a strong foundation of sustainability, graduating with LEED certification. Phil currently leads the parametric modeling and computational design group for Populous’ North America region as a Populous Intelligence Ambassador, creating and streamlining BIM tools unique to sports and convention center design.

While at Populous, Phil has worked on the MasterCard Center for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Read More »

Work

Allianz Field

  • St. Paul
  • 2018

The New Arrowhead

  • Kansas City
  • 2010

Audi Field

  • Washington D.C.
  • 2017

Wukesong Arena

  • Beijing
  • 2007

Orlando City Stadium

  • Orlando
  • 2016