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Phoenix Towers – grand towers and beauty

Phoenix Towers – grand towers and beauty

Architect July 25, 2014 Comments Off on Phoenix Towers – grand towers and beauty

The Phoenix Towers are designed to form part of a strategic plan to revive the region of Wuhan (China), developed in an area which covers an area of 47 hectares. The tallest skyscraper (called

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OMA wins competition Tors Torn

OMA wins competition Tors Torn

Architect July 1, 2013 Comments Off on OMA wins competition Tors Torn

The architectural studio OMA, in collaboration with Oscar Properties, has won the competition Tors Torn for a mixed use of buildings in the area Hagastaden Stockholm. The proposal features two towers that bear no

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432 Park Avenue – a skyscraper designed by Rafael Vinoly

432 Park Avenue – a skyscraper designed by Rafael Vinoly

Architect June 7, 2013 Comments Off on 432 Park Avenue – a skyscraper designed by Rafael Vinoly

With about 425 meters height, the skyscraper 432 Park Avenue (New York) will be the highest residential building in the Western Hemisphere. Rafael Viñoly has designed a simple tower with a square base and,

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Imperial Tower: 400m skyscraper in Mumbai

Imperial Tower: 400m skyscraper in Mumbai

Architect May 17, 2013 Comments Off on Imperial Tower: 400m skyscraper in Mumbai

Imperial Tower is a 400m high skyscraper. It has been designed by the creators of the famous Burj Khalifa, and it is planned to become the highest building in Bombay (India). In its 116

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Beekman Tower: Gehry’s first skyscraper

Beekman Tower: Gehry’s first skyscraper

Architect December 17, 2012 Comments Off on Beekman Tower: Gehry’s first skyscraper

Those new buildings over 100 meters high have been granted with Emporis Skyscraper Award annually since 2000. They stand out for their design and functionality. The winner was the project that the famous architect

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MVRDV – a new generation of skyscrapers

MVRDV – a new generation of skyscrapers

Architect November 30, 2012 Comments Off on MVRDV – a new generation of skyscrapers

It is impossible not to pay attention to the marvellous skyscrapers that MVRDV has for the city of Jakarta (Indonesia). Peruri 88 is a tower designed in collaboration with other companies. The height is

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Shard skyscraper is now opened

Shard skyscraper is now opened

Architect July 13, 2012 Comments Off on Shard skyscraper is now opened

The Shard skyscraper is now officially the highest skyscraper in Europe (309.6 meters). It was completed on time for the Olympics 2012 in London, but its ‘reign’ will last very shortly, since the Mercury

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