* Architecture: Diagonal Tower in Yongsan International Business …
Posted by the editors on Saturday, 19 May 2012
Architecture: Diagonal Tower Yongsan International Business District?by SOM: ?..American architects?Skidmore, Owings & Merrill?have designed a skyscraper?with glazed triangular?facets for emerging commercial centre the?Yongsan International Business District?of Seoul, South Korea..The Diagonal Tower will be a 343-metre-high office block on the north-eastern side of the district where?fourteen other architects are also proposing high-rise developments..Structural?columns will be?concealed within the building?s faceted glass skin, while a series of shading fins will help to reduce solar gain..? ?Another impressive proposition for the?Yongsan International Business District..
See other posts on proposals for the?Yongsan International Business District:
image: Courtesy of?Skidmore, Owings & Merrill; article: Dezeen
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