The firm of Daniel Libeskind, working from offices in New York and Zurich, has been selected to build a high-rise in Toulouse. Standing 150 meters and facing the Pyrenees, its twisted form will present a combination of glass panels and plant-covered surfaces. In 40 floor levels, the ‘continuous vertical landscape’ will contains 120 apartments, a Hilton Hotel, retail units, and 11,000 square meters of office spaces. Set to be the French city’s first skyscraper, the Occitanie Tower will start to go up in 2018, and completion is scheduled for 2022.
analyzes in each issue a theme related to a city, a country, a tendency or an
architect, with articles by leading specialists complemented by commentary on works
and projects illustrated in detail. Published bilingually, with Spanish and English
texts placed side by side.
covers current topics, taking stock of recent trends in set sections: cover story,
works and projects, art and culture, books, technique and innovation. From 2013
on, monthly and bilingual, with Spanish and English texts printed side by side.
is the third member of the AV family: a bilingual publication essentially focussed
on design projects (with special attention on competitions and construction details),
heretofore only laterally dealt with in the other two magazines.