'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto
'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto 'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto
sep 29, 2008

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto


the ‘o-14’ tower by new york based architects reiser+umemoto will be featured in an upcoming documentary on the discovery channel. the tower is located in dubai and will be highlighted in ‘impossible city’ a program exploring the explosion of growth in dubai. the building is a 22-story commercial tower perched on a two-story podium. the design avoids the glass curtain so typical in dubai architecture and instead uses a perforated concrete shell to provides shade. the first nine floors of the tower are now complete and the building is expected to open in spring 2009.




the future in dubai








  • Dubai seems to be home to some of the most innovative architecture… o-14 greatly motivates an aspiring architect such as myself. brilliant!

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