Best Highrises 2012/2013
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Every two years, the German Museum of Architecture (DAM)introduces the world's best high-rises as part of the International Highrise Award. In 2012, the award went to Sydney's 1 Bligh by Australian studio Architectus. The book highlights the current shift towards sustainability, residential use, and remarkable structural engineering developments; nevertheless demonstrating that the architectural typology of the high-rise continues to stand for the vertical superlative and as an identifying icon for numerous contemporary metropolitan centres.
ISBN 9783920034706. Birkhauser Verlag.