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Skyscraper Architects (Space)

by Ariadna Alvarez Garreta

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Atrium Publishers Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • 21st century,
  • Skyscrapers,
  • General,
  • Design - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Architecture, Modern,
  • Design and construction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMark Holloway (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9153231M
    ISBN 108495692406
    ISBN 109788495692405

    A skyscraper is a continuously habitable high-rise building that has over 40 floors and is taller than approximately m ( ft). Historically, the term first referred to buildings with 10 to 20 floors in the s. The definition shifted with advancing construction technology during the 20th century. Skyscrapers may host offices, residential spaces, and retail spaces. Performative Skyscraper: Tall Building Design Now by Scott Johnson Balcony Press, Paperback, pages When in Chicago last fall I stopped by the office of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS+GG) to do a studio visit for any firm is known for tall buildings, it is AS+GG.

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    How extraordinary that this is the first book to address the manifold meanings of ‘skyscraper gothic.’ Carol Willis, Founding Director, The Skyscraper Museum Up until Louis Sullivan famously suggested in that skyscrapers really ought to look like skyscrapers, architects would happily borrow from the vast pool of historic design elements.   Join us as Hill discusses selections from a book that promises to be a best-seller in The Skyscraper Museum's book store! editor-in-chief of the Daily .


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