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The architecture of Adrian Smith

Adrian D. Smith

The architecture of Adrian Smith

the SOM years, 1980-2006 : toward a sustainable future

by Adrian D. Smith

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable architecture,
  • Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (Firm),
  • Skyscrapers,
  • Skidmore, Owings & Merrill,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Architects,
  • Architectural firms

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAdrian Smith
    Series[Master architect series], Master architect series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA737.S553 A4 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination540 pages
    Number of Pages540
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27198410M
    ISBN 101864706252
    ISBN 109781864706253
    OCLC/WorldCa914463923

    Beginning with a fascinating interview with Adrian Smith, the master architect responsible for Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the reigning tallest building in the world at 2, feet ( meters), Skyscrapers also includes in-depth looks at compelling topics in skyscraper design, including next steps in creating visionary cities of the future, and Brand: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers. When the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, officially opened in Dubai amid a flurry of fanfare, former Texas A&M architecture student Adrian Smith was among the honored was he who designed the shimmering spire that soars more than a half mile above the desert in the United Arab Emirates, rising to an official height of meters, or 2, feet.


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