High Rise

Zlota 44, Warsaw - Poland, Studio Liebeskind

Zlota 44

Daniel Libeskind returned to his native country to create this residential tower in central Warsaw. The tower offers residents an unmatched living experience, providing world-class amenities and services […]

PPG Place, Pittsburgh-Pennsylvania, Philip Johnson, John Burgee

PPG Place

PPG Place sits atop a 5.5 acre, three-city-block site in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, adjacent to historic Market Square. The shimmering glass complex is centered […]

CMA CGM Tower, Marseille - France, Zaha Hadid Architects

CMA CGM Tower

The CMA CGM Tower is a 147 m tall skyscraper in Euroméditerranée, the central business district of Marseille, France. Designed by Zaha Hadid, it is the headquarters […]

Tour Ariane, Paris - France, Jean de Mailly, Robert Zammit

Tour Ariane

Tour Ariane is an office skyscraper located in La Défense, the high-rise business district situated west of Paris, France. Built in 1975, it belongs to the 2nd […]

Majunga Tower, Paris - France, Jean Paul Viguier Architecture

Majunga Tower

The desire for layout asymmetry with respect to the central hub led us to design three bands of differing thicknesses which are given full expression in the […]

Tour EDF, Paris - France, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

Tour EDF

Tour EDF is an office skyscraper located in La Défense, the high-rise business district west of Paris, France. The tower was built for Électricité de France (EDF), France’s […]

Absolute Towers

Absolute Towers

Throughout the process of urbanization, skyscrapers have been symbols of technological bravado, prime capitals and the societal projections of wealth and prosperity. This limited framework for skyscrapers […]

Tokyo Tower, Tokyo - Japan, Tachū Naitō

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower is a communications and observation tower located in the Shiba-koen district of Minato, Tokyo, Japan. At 332.9 metres, it is the second-tallest structure in Japan. […]

Fukuoka Tower, Fukuoka - Japan, Nikken Sekkei

Fukuoka Tower

Fukuoka Tower is a 234-metre tall tower located in the Momochihama area of Fukuoka, Japan. It is the tallest seaside tower in Japan. Fukuoka Tower was finished […]

Wrigley Building

The Wrigley Building is a skyscraper located directly across Michigan Avenue from the Tribune Tower on the Magnificent Mile. It was built to house the corporate headquarters […]

Tribune Tower

The Tribune Tower is a neo-Gothic building located at 435 North Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois, USA. It is the home of the Chicago Tribune, Tribune Media, […]

Lake Point Tower, Chicago-Illinois - United States, George Schipporeit, John Heinrich

Lake Point Tower

Lake Point Tower is a high-rise residential building located on a promontory of the Lake Michigan lakefront in downtown Chicago, just north of the Chicago River at […]

Aon Center, Chicago-Illinois - United States, Edward Durell Stone, Perkins + Will

Aon Center

The Aon Center is a modern supertall skyscraper in the Chicago Loop, Chicago, Illinois, the United States, designed by architect firms Edward Durell Stone and The Perkins […]

John Hancock Center, Chicago-Illinois - United States, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), Fazlur Rahman Khan

John Hancock Center

The John Hancock Center is a 100-story, 344 m supertall skyscraper at 875 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, United States. It was constructed under the supervision of […]

Willis Tower, Chicago-Illinois - United States, Skidmore Owings and Merrill (SOM)

Willis Tower

The Willis Tower, built and still commonly referred to as Sears Tower, is a 108-story, 442 m skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois, United States. At completion in 1973, […]

Frost Bank Tower, Austin-Texas - United States, Duda Paine Architects, HKS Architects

Frost Bank Tower

The Frost Bank Office Tower balances the visual impact of the cityscape with the physical experience of the streetscape. It responds to the immediately surrounding low-rise buildings […]

Chevron Texaco, Houston-Texas - United States, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

Chevron Texaco

Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects was selected to design this 40-​story headquarters in downtown Houston after an invited architectural competition. Chevron Texaco located on a full city block, the […]

Williams Tower, Houston-Texas - United States, Philip Johnson, John Burgee, Morris Architects

Williams Tower

The Williams Tower is a 64-story, 1.4-million-square-foot (130×103 m2) class A office tower located in the Uptown District of Houston, Texas. The building was designed by New […]

Torre Mayor, Mexico City-Mexico, Zeidler Partnership Architects, Adamson Associates Architects

Torre Mayor

Torre Mayor is a skyscraper with a height of 225 meters and 55 floors and is the third tallest building in Mexico. The building was designed by […]

Eureka Tower, Melbourne - Australia, Fender Katsalidis

Eureka Tower

Standing 300 meters in height and comprising 576 apartments, Eureka Tower is one of the tallest residential buildings in the world. Notable for the significant public observatory […]

Siloetten, Løgten - Denmark, C.F.Møller Architects

Siloetten

Siloetten. Many towns in Denmark have centrally located industrial silos; most are no longer in use, but continue to visually dominate the local skyline. This is also the […]

1 Bligh, Sydney - Australia, Ingenhoven Architects

1 Bligh Sydney

The 139-metre tall 1 Bligh Sydney office building in Australia, was inaugurated in autumn 2011. Due to its compact geometry and a slight rotation of the building in […]

Aqua Tower, Chicago, Illinois, Studio Gang Architects

Aqua Tower

In an increasingly dense city like Chicago, views from a new tower must be negotiated between existing buildings. Aqua tower considers criteria such as views, solar shading […]

S-Trenue Tower, Seoul-Korea, Mass Studies

S-Trenue Tower

This tower proposal is an alternative to the conventional residential/office tower prototype of commercial developments, with its design being specific to the site’s conditions. Stocky Tower Generally, […]

Taipei 101, Taipei - Taiwan, C.Y. Lee & partners

Taipei 101

Taipei 101 was the first building in the world to break the half-kilometer mark in height and the first record-setting skyscraper constructed in the new millennium. The […]

Burj Al Arab, Dubai, Atkins Design Studio, Wright Tom

Burj Al Arab

Dubai’s iconic building is a construction of superlatives. The world’s tallest hotel (321 meters) is also popularly described as the world’s only 7-Star hotel  – although its […]