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1993

01 January 2014

1993 – Governor Phillip Tower, Sydney, Australia

Architect: Denton Corker Marshall Governor Phillip Tower sits 10 floors above street level on a series of large beams atop a 4-level sandstone-clad podium (upon which Governor Macquarie Tower also sits). The building...

24 July 2012

1993 – Oak Hammock Marsh Centre, Manitoba

Architect: Number Ten Architectural Group Before proceeding, environmental studies and monitoring programs were carried out to prevent or minimize disturbance to wildlife species. Construction on a new Conservation Centre began in 1991. Much...

21 June 2010

1993 – Opéra Nouvel, Lyon, France

Architect: Jean Nouvel In 1756, one of the first opera houses created inside an existing freestanding building was opened in Lyon. It was designed by Jacques-Germain Soufflot, the architect of the Panthéon in...

30 January 2010

1993 – Westendstrasse 1 / DG Bank Headquarters, Frankfurt

Architects: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates A composition of three parts with different finishes to each. The rectangular stone volume faces the residential neighbourhood and rises to a height of 150 meters (492 feet)....

30 January 2010

1993 – Trianon, Frankfurt

Architects: Novotny Mähner Assoziierte Gets its name from both its triangular plan and the upside-down pyramid suspended from the 3 corners at the top of the tower. Something about this building makes it...

13 January 2010

1993 – Stadthaus, Ulm, Baden Wurttemburg

Architect: Richard Meier & Partners Sited across from the Münster, Meier’s Stadthaus is a tourist information & arts centre for the city of Ulm. Uncomprisingly modern and in his trademark style, postcards of...

09 December 2009

1993 – Catedral de la Almudena, Madrid

Architect: Francisco de Cubas, Fernando Chueca Goitia & Carlos Sidro Carlos V was the first king to express an interest in constructing a cathedral in Madrid, but it wasn’t until 1883, when Alfonso...

23 November 2009

1993 – Vinci Centre, Tours, Indre-et-Loire, France

Architect: Jean Nouvel Placed across the square from Laloux’s railway station, the Vinci Centre is a small convention centre. Surrounded by streets on two sides and a small public park on the third,...

17 September 2009

1993 – Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Architect: Frank Gehry This was Gehry’s first major project to feature his now trademark organic stainless steel facade, celebrated with great acclaim in the Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa in Bilbao and the Walt Disney...