Torre Agbar – Jean Nouvel Barcelona: Agbar Tower

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Agbar Tower, Barcelona

Skyscraper Building by Jean Nouvel in Catalonia, Spain

Agbar Tower / Torre Agbar

Avinguda Diagonal, Barcelona
Date built: 1999-2004
Design: Jean Nouvel Architects

Agbar Tower
photo © Adrian Welch

Agbar Tower

Photos of this Jean Nouvel building:

Agbar Tower Barcelona Torre Agbar Barcelona Torre Agbar
photographs © Adrian Welch

This skyscraper is 142m high, the third highest in Barcelona in 2005.

The Agbar Tower project in Barcelona reaffirms the celebrity status of architect Jean Nouvel once again. It has been compared to Foster & Partners Swiss Re building of course but in various articles it has been articulated by Nouvel’s office that this is incidental.

Barcelona Design Museum Building
photo © Iñigo Bujedo Aguirre

More Torre Agbar images available upon request: photos 1280×1024 pixels, 72dpi

Jean Nouvel

Location:Avinguda Diagonal, 211, 08018 Barcelona, Spain