Award Winning Architecture.

Frank Gehry‘s first venture into skyscraper design: 8 Spruce Street also known as “The Beekman” or “New York by Gehry” is the winner of the renowned Emporis Skyscraper Award. The beautiful building was chosen from a list of more than 220 skyscrapers completed in 2011. The skyscraper has a wavy facade built by new construction techniques in the skyscraper industry.

Gehry’s Spruce Street Tower - Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2012

Frank Gehry’s 8 Spruce Street Tower in New York – Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2011

Gehry’s Spruce Street Tower - Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2012

Frank Gehry’s 8 Spruce Street Tower in New York – Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2011

Gehry’s Spruce Street Tower - Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2012

Wavy Architecture of the 8 Spruce Street Tower in NY – Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2011

Gehry’s Spruce Street Tower - Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2012

8 Spruce Street Tower in Manhattan, New York City – Winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award 2011

via gizmag

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