Posts Tagged ‘postmodern building’

JW Marriott Marquis Dubai

The JW Marriott Marquis Dubai is an imposing twin tower complex located at the central business district of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. It houses the 1,608-room hotel managed by Marriot International. Standing 355 meters or 1,165 feet tall, it is currently the world’s tallest hotel building. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai History The tower […]

United Building Chicago

United Building is a Postmodern office building located in the Loop in Chicago. It is also known as 77 West Wacker Drive and was formerly known as RR Donnelly Building during the time when the RR Donnelley printing company was the building’s primary tenant. It is currently the corporate headquarters of United Airlines, with its […]

Lipstick Building

Lipstick Building is an elliptical-shaped skyscraper that occupies the area between East 53rd Street and 54th Street in Manhattan, New York. Its main address is noted as 885 3rd Avenue. It is also known as the 53rd at Third. It was known as the Lipstick Building primarily due to its shape. Lipstick Building Profile The […]

Cira Centre Building

The Cira Centre Building is a 29-story Postmodernist skyscraper located in the University District of West Philadelphia in Pennsylvania. It is considered as the tallest building in the city of Philadelphia outside of Center City. It is notable for its changing shape when being viewed from different locations. Cira Centre Building History Cira Centre is […]