Best High-Rises 2014: The International High-Rise Award

By: Cachola Schmal, Peter

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Thirty recently built skyscrapers from around the world are celebrated by the 10th anniversary of the International High-Rise Awards. Every year it seems another "world's tallest building" is planned or completed, signaling its city's prominence as a modern Mecca of industry and civilization. As proven by this compendium of the best in high-rise architecture from the past two years, sustainability, energy, cost efficiency, and user friendly design can distinguish a run-of-the-mill skyscraper from a landmark building. Through photographs, illustrations, and architectural drawings, this collection of magnificent structures focuses on the evolution of high-rise architecture away from the classic office building and towards mixed use projects that will shape the appearance and livability of cities around the world.

Title: Best High-Rises 2014: The International High-Rise Award

Author Name: Cachola Schmal, Peter

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Prestel: 2014-12-22

ISBN Number: 3791354000

ISBN Number 13: 9783791354002

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: VeryGood

Seller ID: M3791354000Z2