1800 Larimer / RNL Design

© Frank Ooms

Architects: RNL Design
Location: , Colorado, USA
Project area: 24,500 sqf
Photographs: Frank Ooms

Seven17 Bourke Street / Metier3 Architects

© Trevor Mein

Architects: Metier3 Architects – Blair Lang
Location: , Australia
Project area: 16,000 sqm of retail
Photographs: Trevor Mein

Rochaverá Corporate Towers / Aflalo and Gasperini Architects

© Nelson Kon

Architects: Aflalo and Gasperini Architects
Location: São Paulo,
Project Area: 228,104 sqm
Photographs: Nelson Kon and Daniel Ducci

Lake Hills Suncheon Golf Resort / Ken Min Architects

© Kim Yong Kwan

Architect: Ken Min Architects
Location: , South Korea
Client: Lake Hills Golf & Resorts Group
Project Year: 2008
Photographs: Kim Yong Kwan

Netcenter / François Leclercq and Zakarian-Navelet Architectes

© Céline Michelon

Architects: François Leclercq and Zakarian-Navelet Architectes
Location: ,
Project team: Romain Dufour, Olivier Navelet, François Leclercq, Stanislas Zakarian
Engineer: Sotec ingénierie
Project year: 2008
Project area: 5,000 sqm
Photographer: Céline Michelon

Salamanca City Hall / Carreño Sartori Arquitectos

© Cristóbal Palma

Architects: Carreño Sartori Arquitectos / Mario Carreño Zunino, Piera Sartori del Campo
Location: Salamanca, Chile
Collaborator: Pamela Jarpa Rosa
Client: Municipality of Salamanca
Construction: INCOBAL Construction
Structural Engineering: SyS. Mauricio Sarrazin A.
Electrical Engineering: ICG S.A.
Services: Roberto Pavéz
Project Area: 4400 sqm
Project Year: 2008-2010
Photographs: Cristóbal Palma

Yandex Saint Petersburg Office / za bor architects

© Peter Zaytsev

Architects: za bor architects / Arseniy Borisenko and Peter Zaytsev
Location: ,
Project Year: 2008-2009
Project Area: 1840 sqm
Photographs: Peter Zaytsev

Westminster Bridge Park Plaza Hotel / BUJ architects, Uri Blumenthal architects & Digital Space

© Colin Streater

Architects: BUJ architects, Uri Blumenthal architects
Interior Digital Space, headed up by Eyal Shoan
Location: , England
Project area: 68,500 sqm
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Colin Streater; Gear Construction

Veracruz 60 / JSª

© Paúl Rivera - archphoto

Architects: JSª – Javier Sánchez
Location: , Mexico
Design Team: Juan Manuel Soler, Mariana Paz, Alejandro Ita, Karen Cheirif
Project area: 14.667 sqf
Project year: 2009
Photographs: Jair Navarrete, Paúl Rivera – archphoto, Pedro Hiriart

The Orchidarium Professor Ruth Cardoso / Decio Tozzi

© Ricardo Canton

Architects: Decio Tozzi
Location: Villa-Lobos Park,
Collaborators: Stefani Samara,  Natalia Necco
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Ricardo Canton

9 Elmstone / Daniel Marshall Architects

© Emily Andrews

Architects: Daniel Marshall Architects
Location: Auckland,
Designers: Daniel Marshall, Nick Veint, Karamia Muller, Mike Hartley, Nick Sayes
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Ernie Shackles, Emily Andrews

The Lacey / Division1

© Debi Fox

Architects: Division1
Location: ,
Project area: 25,000 sqf
Project year: 2009
Photographs: Debi Fox Photography

Office Park Expo / NLA – Nuno Leónidas Arquitectos

© José Manuel

Architects: NLA – Nuno Leónidas Arquitectos – Nuno Leónidas, Vasco Leónidas, Duarte Tenera; Sara & Associados – Miguel Saraiva, Miguel Rocha
Location: , Lisbon,
Project year: 2005 – 2008
Photographs: José Manuel

House B-Wald / Alexander Brenner


Architects: Alexander Brenner
Location: , Germany
Project area: 1,616
Project year: 2006
Photographs: Courtesy of Alexander Brenner

Campbell’s Employee Center / KlingStubbins

© Eduard Hueber/Arch Photo

Architects: KlingStubbins
Location: Campbell, , USA
Project area: 85,000 sqf
Project year: 2010
Photographs: Eduard Hueber/Arch Photo, Jeffrey Totaro Photographer

Party Hall / José Marini Bragança & Helena Veludo

© Pedro Ferreira

Architects: José Marini Bragança &
Location: Cortes, Leiria,
Project Team: Carla Sousa
Project year: 2007 – 2009
Photographs: Pedro Ferreira

Education House in Kjeller / Lund+Slaatto Architects

© Marte Garmann

Architects: Lund+Slaatto Architects
Location: ,
Client: Kunnskapsbyen properties
Project area: 7,000 sqm
Project year: 2009
Photographs: Marte Garmann

AD Classics: Chase Manhattan Plaza / SOM

| Erich Locker

Known for their innovation and economy in design, SOMs Chase Plaza in the Financial District of Lower displays SOMs architectural language on efficiency and its relationship with the public realm.  Completed in 1961, the 60 story skyscraper by Gordon Bunshaft of SOM is a coming of age story for Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill presence as an [inter]national leader of corporate architectural design that evokes efficiency and functionality.

More on the Chase Manhattan Plaza after the break.