Nordenson, Guy and Terence Riley
Pap. New York, 2003
Book ID: 61626
Explores how the skyscraper is being redefined for the 21st century, presenting a critical review of the current state of tall buildings, discussing structural inventions, programmatic innovations, and social and urbanistic implications. Twenty-five skyscrapers and highrise structures designed in the last decade around the world exemplify these concepts. Each project, fully illustrated, is accompanied by an explanatory text.
192 pp., color and b&w photos.