Projects designed by Cesar Pelli are among some of the most well-known and most respected in the world, including Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; BankBoston Tower in Buenos Aires, Argentina; National Museum of Contemporary Art in Osaka, Japan; the World Financial Center; and, most recently, Bloomberg Headquarters in New York City.
In 1995 the AIA awarded Cesar Pelli its Gold Medal. In 1991 the AIA selected him as one of the 10 most influential living American architects. In 1989, the AIA awarded Pelli Clarke Pelli its Firm Award. Cesar Pelli has received over 100 awards for design excellence.