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 that create a […]

Prism Tower, New York - United States, Christian de Portzamparc

Prism Tower

The project is the result of a policy implemented by Amanda Burden, New York City Planning director, which aims to foster architectural creation by requiring developers to negotiate air rights […]

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 on a 40-story […]

Palazzo Lombardia, Milan - Italy, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

Palazzo Lombardia

Palazzo Lombardia is a complex of buildings in Milan, Italy, including a 39-storey, 161.3 m tall skyscraper. It is the main seat of the government of Lombardy. It is located […]

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 for CMA CGM, […]

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 generation of skyscrapers […]

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 resulting volume through […]

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 main electricity company, […]

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 often results in […]

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. The structure is […]

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 in 1989, taking […]

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 of the Wrigley […]

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, and Tribune Publishing. […]

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 505 North Lake […]

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 and Will partnership, […]

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 Skidmore, Owings and […]

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, it surpassed the […]

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 as well as […]

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 tower and its […]

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 York-based John Burgee […]

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 the architectural offices […]

Chrysler Building, New York - United States, William Van Alen

Chrysler Building

The Chrysler Building is considered a leading example of Art Deco architecture. The corners of the 61st floor are graced with eagles; on the 31st floor, the corner ornamentation are […]

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 at its peak, […]

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 case in 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 relation to its […]

Reflections at Keppel Bay, Singapore, Studio Daniel Libeskind

Reflections at Keppel Bay

Prominently situated at the entrance to Sin­gapore’s historic Keppel Harbor, Reflections at Keppel Bay is a two-million-square-foot residential development comprised of 6 high-rise towers ranging from 24 and 41 stories […]