Date of publication: 2017-08-30 11:00
777 Main is Utah’s first LEED Gold-certified high-rise the structure features a 75-foot glass veil that is illuminated with different colors at various times of the year.
Park Avenue Plaza has 67 corner offices per floor which overlook the Manhattan skyline while its mirrored façade reflects other in the area.
A centerpiece of a neighborhood development, the design features curved surfaces, accentuated by perforated metal light shelves to enhance the building's environmental performance.
Salt Lake City &ndash 777 Main is Utah’s first LEED Gold-certified high-rise the structure features a 75-foot glass veil that is illuminated with different colors at various times of the year.
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The CTBUH Awards recognize projects and individuals that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of tall buildings and the urban environment, and that achieve sustainability at the highest and broadest level.
Over forty years after its completion, the John Hancock Center has established itself as one of the world’s most recognized and an iconic example.
The twin towers of the Jiangxi Nanchang Greenland Central Plaza anchor Nanchang’s developing financial district, placed across the river from the historic city center.
Korea has a rich tradition of storytelling, and its folktales reflect important aspects of its history and culture. Many of the old historical texts are full of local legends and myths. Folk tales can be entertaining and educational, but they can also strike a deep chord in our personal lives, and many Korean folktales demonstrate the universal tragedies and triumphs of daily life in the family.
Even today, literature and internet sources that provide accurate and in-depth information for people of other countries about Korea and its past are few and far between. Because of this, our organization has planned a series entitled Korean Spirit and Culture , which will provide a basic introduction to Korea's long and rich history, the spirit of its people, and its cultural values, both through the project website ( ) and also through the publication and distribution of free booklets translated in English, German, French and other languages to individuals and major institutions. So far, 685,555 copies of the publications have been distributed in Korea and abroad.
The triangulated, serrated façade treatment is interesting, adding depth and texture to the imposing form while allowing natural ventilation throughout.