Petronas Towers – Malasya

Once considered the tallest building in the world from 1998 to 2004. Completed in 1998, the Petronas Towers are a reflection and homage to the dominant Islamic culture of Malaysia.Once considered the tallest building in the world from 1998 to 2004. Completed in 1998, the Petronas Towers are a reflection and homage to the dominant…

Secondary School / Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architekten

© Bruno Klomfar Architects: Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architekten Location: Treietstraße 17, 6833 Klaus, Austria Architect In Charge: P. Nußbaumer, I. Pfeiffer Area: 6940.0 m2 Project Year: 2014 Photographs: Bruno Klomfar Concrete Engineering: gbd, Dornbirn bzw. Mader + Flatz, Bregenz Wood Engineer: Pock, Spittal bzw Merz Kaufmann Partner, Dornbirn Building Services: gmi, Dornbirn bzw. Synergy, Dornbirn […]…

10 modernist architectural marvels on America’s West Coast

  From the hundreds of modernist buildings, complexes and communes along the US Pacific Coast, author Sam Lubell has selected 10 of the must-see examples. Salk Institute by Louis Kahn, San Diego, 1963 Commissioned by Polio-vaccine developer Jonas Salk, this is the brutalist Taj Mahal. A mesmerising combination of pure symmetry, massive weightiness, and ethereal…