Empire State Building New York

Empire State Building New York City

A new entrance opened on August 22 at this famous New York landmark, to better accommodate the large number of visitors to the 102nd-floor observation deck, in this 381m high Art-Deco tower by architects Shreve, Lamb & Harmon.

Grenfell Tower London building facade cladding

Grenfell Tower Fire West London

Speculative Grenfell Tower memorial design by architects studio JAA, London, cladding the damaged structure with black concrete cladding, and adding a garden on the roof. A beacon would light up at night in flat 16 – the origin of the fire.

100 Leadenhall Street in London

100 Leadenhall Street in London

The SOM designed 100 Leadenhall Street, for the Lai Sun Development Group and their asset manager London & Oriental, has been awarded planning consent by committee today, the morning of Tuesday 10th July.

53W53 Manhattan

53W53 Manhattan

53W53 New York supertall tower by Pritzker Prize-winning French architect Jean Nouvel: the luxury apartment building rising above MoMA in Midtown recently topped out.

American Copper Buildings

CTBUH 2018 Award Winners

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat is proud to announce the winners of the 16th Annual CTBUH Awards Program, which competed for winning distinctions at the 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference at the Aqua Tower in Chicago.

56 Leonard Tribeca

56 Leonard Street New York: Tribeca Residential Tower

The first high-rise tower of Swiss architecture studio Herzog & de Meuron, with Anish Kapoor: a 57-story residential condominium building at the intersection of Church St and Leonard St in the Tribeca Historic District of downtown Manhattan, rising above cobbled streets and historic 19th century architecture.