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St. Edwards University Residence Hall – Austin, Texas, U.S.

Posted in Built by Guy Bergel on January 26, 2012

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Building: St. Edwards University Residence Hall
Location: Austin, TX
Architects: Alejandro Aravena and Ricardo Torrejon
Structural Engineers: Datum Engineers

AE interests: handmade bricks used in exterior facade to roughen texture and provide a monastic tone.  Some bricks were placed in smooth stretcher bond patterns along the facade.

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International Commerce Centre – Hong Kong, China

Posted in Built by Guy Bergel on September 1, 2011

Building: International Commerce Centre
Location: Hong Kong, China
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
Manager: Kai Shing Management Services
Landscaping: Belt Collins & Associates
Developer: Sun Hung Kai Properties
Completion: 2010

AE Interests: Tallest building in Hong Kong.

333 Wacker Drive – Chicago, U.S.

Posted in Built by Guy Bergel on August 30, 2011

Building: 333 Wacker Drive
Location: Chicago, Il
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
Manager: Hines Interests Limited Partnership
Completion: 1983

AE Interests: The first project from KPF.  Features a combination of circular and linear geometries in the structural framework.

Modern Museum of Art – New York, United States, U.S.

Posted in Built by Guy Bergel on August 30, 2011

Building: Modern Museum of Art
Location: New York, NY
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
Construction Manager: AMEC
Lighting Consultant: George Saxton
Completion: 2004

AE Interests: Serves as one of the most iconic modern art museums in the world.  The building itself resembles modern art and culture.

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Westendtower – Frankfurt, Germany

Posted in Built by Guy Bergel on August 30, 2011

Building: Westendtower
Location: Frankfurt, Germany
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
Completion: 1993

AE Interests: The facade consists of granite and the shape of the building is reminiscent of the statue of Liberty

Lotte Super Tower 123 – Seoul, Korea

Posted in Under Construction by Guy Bergel on August 30, 2011

Building: Lotte Super Tower 123
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
Project Manager: Lotte
Completion: 2015

AE Interests: Among the tallest skyscrapers in the World.  The unusual geometry and color of the facade represent traditional Korean ceramics.