Dutch firm ArchitectenConsort just completed a wavy new skyscraper that brings a fascinating change to the cityscape of Seoul, South Korea. The undulating glass facade of GT Tower East makes it look different from every angle. The 427 foot (130 meter) high-rise stands out even further because it appears to drop down below street level.

Many sustainability measures were integrated into the design, including a well-insulated facade, the installation of solar panels for generating power, and a lot of natural light and ventilation to create a pleasant working environment.









ArchitectenConsort website
via [Contemporist]

Views: 1593

Tags: ArchitectenConsort, GT Tower East, Seoul, Wavy Skyscraper

Add a Comment

You need to be a member of My Modern Metropolis to add comments!

Join My Modern Metropolis

Comment by Niall Kingston on April 6, 2011 at 5:39pm
Beautiful!
Comment by Stephen M. Barrett on April 3, 2011 at 8:01am
Love it but the elevator ride must be wild!
Comment by sAm on March 30, 2011 at 12:33pm
Love it!!!
Comment by Alyssa Anda on March 30, 2011 at 11:52am
That's a pretty interesting building to work in!
ADVERTISEMENT

© 2014   Created by alice.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service