MASTERPIECES OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE /
OBRAS MAESTRAS DE LA ARQUITECTURA MODERNA





En el afán y la búsqueda de la perfección, también en un intento por extraer lo mejor de la arquitectura moderna de nuestro tiempo, aquí se muestra un directorio importantísimo de Obras emblemáticas diseñadas por arquitectos de reconocido prestigio, que vienen a representar la evolución de las obras de Arquitectura Moderna más importantes de los últimos tiempos.

Obras destacadas como la Ópera de Sídney de Jorn Utzon, el Museo Guggenheim de Bilbao diseño de Frank Gehry, el Palacio de las Artes, obra de Santiago Calatrava, el 30 St. Mary Axe de Norman Foster o el Burj Dubai de SOM, entre otros, componen este interesantísimo directorio de "Obras Maestras de la Arquitectura Moderna"; las obras están ordenadas por orden cronológico...


In the desire and pursuit of perfection, also in an attempt to make the best of modern architecture of our time, here is a directory of important emblematic works designed by renowned architects, who come to represent the evolution of works of Modern Architecture's most important recent times.

Outstanding works as the Sydney Opera House by Jorn Utzon, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao designed by Frank Gehry, the Palace of Arts, designed by Santiago Calatrava, 30 St. Mary Axe by Norman Foster, or the Burj Dubai by SOM , among others, make up this fascinating directory of "Masterpieces of Modern Architecture", the works are arranged in chronological order ...









Elbphilharmonie Hamburg
Hafencity, Hamburg, Germany
Herzog & de Meuron





The Chicago Spire
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Santiago Calatrava







The Mirvish/Gehry Project
Toronto, Ontario, Canadá
Frank Gehry







The Kingdom Tower
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill




China Comic & Animation Museum
Hangzhou, China
MVRDV






One World Trade Center
Manhattan, New York City, USA
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP










Doha Tower-Burj Qatar
Doha, Qatar
Ateliers Jean Nouvel






The Shard - London Bridge Quarter
London, United Kingdom
Renzo Piano Building Workshop







KK100 Development
Shenzhen, China
TFP Farrells






Eight Spruce Street
Manhattan, New York City, USA
Gehry Partners LLP




Pasarela de la Arganzuela
Madrid, Spain
Dominique Perrault




Museo Soumaya
Mexico D.F.
LAR Fernando Romero





UK Pavilion
Shanghai Expo 2010, China
Heatherwick Studio






Guangzhou International Finance Centre
Guangzhou, China
Wilkinson Eyre Architects




Porta Fira Towers
Barcelona, Spain
Toyo Ito & Associates






O-14
Dubai, UAE United Arab Emirates
Reiser+Umemoto






Media-TIC Building
Barcelona, Spain
Enric Ruiz-Geli, Cloud 9





Burj Khalifa (Burj Dubai)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, SOM






Aqua Tower
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Studio Gang Architects







Cocoon Tower
Tokyo, Japan
Tange Associates




Shanghai World Financial Center
Shanghai, China
Kohn Pedersen Fox & Associates






The New York Times Building
Manhattan, New York City, USA
Renzo Piano Building Workshop







Hotel Marqués de Riscal
El Ciego, Álava, Spain
Gehry Partners LLP




Hearst Tower
Manhattan, New York, USA
Foster + Partners








Valencia Opera House
City of Arts and Sciences
Valencia, Spain
Santiago Calatrava









Agbar Tower
Barcelona, Spain
Jean Nouvel




HSB Turning Torso
Malmo, Sweden
Santiago Calatrava






30 St. Mary Axe
London, United Kingdom
Foster + Partners



Jay Pritzker Pavilion
Millenium Park, Chicago, IL, USA
Gehry Partners LLP






Sundial Bridge
Redding, California, USA
Santiago Calatrava







Taipei 101
Taipei, Taiwan
C. Y. Lee & Partners




Millau Viaduct
Aveyron, France
Foster + Partners and
Michel Virlogeux





Selfridges Departament Store
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Future Systems






Tenerife Concert Hall
Santa Cruz de Tenerife,
Canary Island, Spain
Santiago Calatrava



Juscelino Kubitschek Bridge
Brasilia, Brasil
Alexander Chan




Kingdom Centre
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Ellerbe Becket & Omrania




City Hall
London, United Kingdom
Foster + Partners





Sendai Mediatheque
Sendai, Japan
Toyo Ito & Associates






Milwaukee Art Museum
Wisconsin, USA
Santiago Calatrava




Gateshead Millenium Bridge
Newscastle, England
Wilkinson Eyre Architecs




Burj Al Arab
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tom Willis Wright (Atkins)




Millenium Bridge
London, United Kingdom
Foster + Partners





Campo Volantin Footbridge
Bilbao, Spain
Santiago Calatrava




Petronas Towers
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Cesar Pelli & Associates






Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Bilbao, Spain
Gehry Partners LLP




The Dancing House
Prague, Czech Republic
Gehry Partners LLP







Montjuic Communications Tower
Barcelona, Spain
Santiago Calatrava





Puente del Alamillo
Sevilla, Andalucía, Spain
Santiago Calatrava







Bank of China Tower
Hong Kong, China
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners







Miami Tower
Downtown Miami, Florida, USA
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners






Fountain Place
Dallas, Texas, USA
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners





The Atlantis Condominiums
Miami, Florida, USA
Arquitectonica






Citicorp Center
Manhattan, New York City, USA
Stubbins Associates;
Emery Roth & Sons










CN Tower
Toronto, Ontario, Canadá
John Andrews & WZMH Architects






Willis Tower (Sears Tower)
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, SOM




The World Trade Center
Manhattan, New York, USA
Minoru Yamasaki & Associates




SNP Bridge-Novy Most
Bratislava, Slovakia
Jozef Lacko




Sydney Opera House
Sydney, Australia
Jorn Utzon









Transamerica Pyramid
San Francisco, California, USA
William L. Pereira & Associates




John Hancock Center
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, SOM





Lake Point Tower
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Schipporeit & Heinrich




The Gateway Arch
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Eero Saarinen




Space Needle
Seattle, Washington, USA
John Graham & Associates






Marina City
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Bertrand Goldberg






Seagram Building
Manhattan, New York City, USA
Mies van der Rohe







Torres de Satélite
Ciudad Satélite, Naucalpan, México
Luis Barragán-Mathias Goeritz






Delano Hotel
Miami Beach, Florida, USA
Robert Swartburg;
Philippe Starck (Interior)









Fallingwater
Pennsylvania, USA
Frank LLoyd Wright






Empire State Building
Manhattan, New York City
Shreve, Lamb & Harmon Associates







570 Lexington Avenue
Manhattan, New York
Cross & Cross






Chrysler Building
Manhattan, New York, USA
William van Alen









Casa Milá (La Pedrera)
Barcelona, Spain
Antoni Gaudí






Home Insurance Building
Chicago, Illinois, USA
William Le Baron Jenney










References / Referencias


The Urban Towers Handbook
John Wiley&Sons, London, 2011
by Eric Firley and Julie Gimbal
English

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TURNING TORSO - Santiago Calatrava
Bellisco Ediciones, Madrid, 2008
by José Miguel Hernández Hernández
Español - English

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