CMA CGM Tower, Marseille - France, Zaha Hadid Architects


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 […]

Cœur Défense, Paris - France, Jean Paul Viguier Architecture

Cœur Défense

This office building, the largest corporate project built in Europe in recent times – 350,000 sq m of usable floor space – is situated in the heart of La Défense, […]

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, […]

Tour Montparnasse, Paris - France, Eugène-Elie Beaudouin, Urbain Cassan, Louis de Hoÿm de Marien

Tour Montparnasse

Tour Montparnasse is a 210-metre office skyscraper located in the Montparnasse area of Paris, France. Constructed from 1969 to 1973, it was the tallest skyscraper in France until 2011, when […]

51 Astor Place, New York - United States, Maki and Associates

51 Astor Place

Located at a significant intersection of two prominent Avenues: 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue, the building volume gradually steps down from 4th Avenue towards 3rd Avenue, addressing the surrounding neighborhood […]

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 […]

Al Bahr Towers

Situated in Abu Dhabi, The Al Bahr Towers are a benchmark for a highly considered approach in the built environment. The towers proudly stand at the vanguard of this new […]

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 […]

Centro San Ignacio, Caracas - Venezuela, Carlos Gómez de Llarena, Moisés Benacerraf

Centro San Ignacio

Centro San Ignacio is a Venezuelan shopping mall and office complex which opened in September 1998. It won recognition for Latin American contemporary architecture with the Mies van der Rohe […]

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 […]

20 Bank Street, London - United Kingdom, Skidmore Owings and Merrill (SOM)

20 Bank Street

20 Bank Street is one of the London’s Canary Wharf building. It is located in a thriving financial center and it is owned by Morgan Stanley. 20 Bank Street is […]

Porta Fira Towers

Located between Barcelona airport and the city, the Torres Fira project is the gateway to the new Hospitalet de Llobregat trade fair zone. One of the great priorities was to […]

Bullitt Center, Seattle-Washington - United States, Miller Hull Partnership

Bullitt Center

The Bullitt Center – the first urban building of its kind and commonly regarded as ‘the greenest office building in the world’- not only represents the level of sustainability possible in […]

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 […]

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 […]

Ciudad Grupo Santander, Madrid - Spain, Kevin Roche John Dinkeloo and Associates

Ciudad Grupo Santander

In designing Ciudad Grupo Santander, Kevin Roche wished to create a beautiful campus of exceptional office buildings where parking would be easily accessible and convenient to the offices, where office […]

College Life Insurance Company

College Life Insurance Company

College Life Insurance Company was a rapidly expanding company seeking a plan that would allow them to continue to add buildings at frequent intervals. Their initial program was approximately 400,000 […]

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 […]

Torre Latinoamericana, Mexico CIty-Mexico, Augusto H. Álvarez

Torre Latinoamericana

The Torre Latinoamericana was the tallest skyscraper in the center of Mexico City until 1984. Due to its height (188 m and 44 floors) and its history, it was recognized […]

IAC Building, New York - United States, Gehry Frank

IAC Headquarters

The IAC Building, InterActiveCorp’s headquarters located at 555 West 18th Street on the northeast corner of Eleventh Avenue in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City, is a Frank […]

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 […]

Seewurfel, Zurich - Switzerland, Camenzind Evolution


The eight apartment and office buildings are situated close to the town centre of Zurich and offer stunning views of the lake and surrounding cityscape. The project regenerates a former […]

Park Hill, Sheffield - United Kingdom, Jack Lynn, Ivor Smith

Park Hill

Park Hill is a council housing estate in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. It was built between 1957 and 1961, and in 1998 was given Grade II* listed building status. Following […]

Lloyd’s of London, London - United Kingdom, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

Lloyd’s of London

Lloyd’s of London is the world’s greatest insurance market. It had moved its dealing room twice in 50 years and wanted a building that would provide for its needs well […]

Nordea Bank Headquarters, Copenhagen - Denmark, Henning Larsen Architects

Nordea Bank Headquarters

Nordea Bank Headquarters in Denmark makes part of a Henning Larsen Architects masterplan for the Christiansbro area. Won in 1995, the masterplan concerns the redevelopment of a former shipyard site. […]