Skyscraper

Turning Torso – April 2014 Wallpaper – by ILikeArchitecture.net and Romain Trystram is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at ILikeArchitecture.net – Architecture Magazine

Turning Torso: April 2014 Wallpaper

HSB Turning Torso is the tallest skyscraper in Sweden, situated in Malmö, Sweden on the Swedish side of the Öresund strait. The project was designed by the Spanish architect Santiago[...]

Transamerica Pyramid – March 2014 Wallpaper – by ILikeArchitecture.net and Romain Trystram is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at ILikeArchitecture.net – Architecture Magazine

Transamerica Pyramid: March 2014 Wallpaper

This month’s illustration is the Transamerica Pyramid, the tallest skyscraper in the San Francisco skyline. Designed by architect William Pereira and built by Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction Company, at 260 m (850 ft),[...]

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Evolo 10 by Atelier Zündel Cristea

Paris is currently reviewing its ambitions of “greatness”. However, within a country where speed is not necessarily a condition of efficiency, and where “quality of life” is elevated to “the[...]

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W57 by BIG

BIG has taken a step back to survey the rules of the system in Manhattan and is introducing a European typology: the perimeter block. With an efficient layout and a[...]

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Norman Foster on 425 Park Avenue

Foster + Partners proposed redesign of 425 Park Avenue was the winner beating other famous firms including Richard Meier, Zaha Hadid, Jean Nouvel, Rem Koolhaas and Renzo Piano. Developer L&L[...]