The tower is named after Potala Palace in the Tibetan mountains, former home of the Dalai Lama. Renderings courtesy Lobsang Dargey / Weber Thompson
Construction on the 41-story Potala Tower in Seattle finally kicked off following a ground-breaki...read more
"Real-time weather data [makes] the light move, and articulate the architecture of the building to give it a sense of elegance and presence,” lighting designer Bruce Ramus said. Rendering courtesy Lend Lease Group
The tower will be illuminated by 164-foot-tall beams of LED light based on weather updates from t...read more
Rendering courtesy Perkins+Will
The conceptual plans for a 700-foot-tall, 65-story condominium tower in New York City were unveil...read more
The development will overlook an old harbor in Stockholm's industrial district on the island of Djurgården. Renderings courtesy Tham & Videgård Arkitekter
The four towers, 20 stories each, will be made entirely out of Swedish pine, from frame to façade...
The architects designed this particular concept as a potential pair of towers in Greenwich, England. Renderings courtesy NBBJ
A team of architects from the London branch of NBBJ used computer algorithms to generate a dual-t...read more
Millennium Partners said it will break ground on the Mexican Museum this summer. Renderings courtesy Handel Architects
Millennium Partners said it will break ground on the 53-story residential and museum tower while...read more
Tricentennial Tower is expected to open in time for the New Orleans' 300th anniversary celebration, in 2018. Renderings courtesy US Thrill Rides
Tricentennial Tower will take visitors on a 300-year journey through the city's history before la...read more
Based on information from an animated preview of the master plan, Renzo Piano's residential towers are the second and third ones from the left.
If the entire development is approved, One Sydney Harbour will be Piano’s second project in Austr...read more
Developer Sam Mizrahi unveiled plans for a new skyscraper in Toronto called The One. Renderings courtesy of Foster and Partners.
Developer Sam Mizrahi worked with Foster and Partners and Core Architects to design Toronto's tal...read more
Though still an early concept, the architects are confident it would become a reality. Renderings courtesy Kinslow, Keith & Todd.
The tower has an office space capacity for 4,000 employees and residential units for 800 households. Screenshot from BSB
After erecting the mega prefab tower in Changsha, China, modular builder BSB stated, “three floor...read more
Renderings courtesy Goettsch Partners
The Mennica Legacy Tower development is divided into a 35-story tower located on the south east s...read more
According to Huawei, the building's layout contributed to the many blind spots for wireless Internet access. Photo courtesy Scott Meltzer/Wikimedia Commons
It took a year-long retrofit to get WiFi transmission issues solved at China's iconic skyscraper....
Renderings courtesy of Egypt's Ministry of Housing.
Zayed Crystal Spark Tower will stand 200 meters tall and will be just a short distance from the p...read more
The project team expects to start construction next year. Renderings courtesy Rüdiger Lainer + Partner
Architects from Rüdiger Lainer + Partner are working with developer Kerbler Holding GmbH on a 276...read more
Telus Sky Tower will be the home of Telus, a telecommunication company, as well as 320 serviced residences. Renderings courtesy Bjarke Ingels Group
Construction on Calgary’s newest skyscraper, the 66-story Telus Sky...read more
The Wood in Educational Buildings award winner, Indian Mountain Student Arts & Innovation Center in Lakeville, Conn. Photo: Robert Benson Photography
Jackson Hole (Wyo.) Airport and Stapleton Library in Staten Island, N.Y., are among the projects...read more
The much delayed high-rise development at London’s 60-70 St. Mary Axe resembles a can of ham, and...read more
The 270-meter tower, dubbed the No. 1 Undershaft, will stand next to the city's "Cheesegrater" bu...read more
Last year was a record-breaking year for high-rise construction, with 97 tall buildings completed...read more
The financial sector has almost no presence in the new tower, with creative and media companies,...read more
When Plaza Construction first introduced the concept of "core first" in managing the construction...read more
The first U.S. real-estate investment by The Wanda Group, owned by China’s richest man, will be a...read more
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat cherrypicked the top moments from 2014, including...read more
In its annual forecast, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat predicts that 2015 will b...read more
The $1 billion tower will have 114 stories, alluding to the 114 chapters of the Koran.
Attia and tech company Max Sound Corp. have brought a lawsuit against Google because of Flux, a G...read more
Gerry Padden's winning photo offers a striking juxtaposition of the Brooklyn Bridge with the spar...read more
This year has seen the completion of many signature tall buildings, including the One World Trade...read more