'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.

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto

 

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto

 

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto

 

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto

 

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto

 

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto

 

'o 14' tower by reiser+umemoto