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06-06-2006 > Chicago Skyscraper Waves Hello

Aqua Tower, ChicagoNatural forms could soon be making a big splash on Chicagos famous but blocky skyline with the marketing of apartments in a new development inspired by rock formations eroded by the sea.

01-06-2006 > Guadalajara Mexico Plans New Guggenheim Museum

Ten Arquitectos Guadalajara GuggenheimThe city of Guadalajara, Mexico's second most populous city, famed as the home of tequila, is looking at getting the latest stunning addition to the collection of international galleries and museums that the Guggenheim foundation offers with a 180 metre tall tower as the centre piece of their new cliff-side development.

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31-05-2006 > San Franciscos Golden Gate To Future Skyline

San Francisco future plansThe American City of San Francisco could be set to get a brand new skyline if plans by Skidmore Owings and Merrill and the City authorities get their way. Looking at the area around the Transbay terminal, one of the hubs of local mass transit, that lies between Mission and Folsom Streets, SOM have master-planned a series of towers plus a new transit terminal as part of a $4 billion US rebuilding project.

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30-05-2006 > Gerhy Looks To New Heights In New York

Frank Gehry Tower New York CityPritzker Prize winning architect, Frank Gehry, has designed what will be his tallest building yet, a 267 metre tall, 75 floor skyscraper for New York. The residential tower developed by Forest City Ratner is similar to previous Gehry designs such as his plans for Brighton in England he designed with movie star Brad Pitt. This maintains his distinctive look that some have compared to a crushed drinks can with a skeletal metal structure.

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