The firm of Richard Rogers has completed Three World Trade Center (3WTC) in Lower Manhattan and it is now New York’s fifth tallest building. Rising 80 floors and 329 meters, it is also the second tallest in the neighborhood. The new skyscraper is designed to be mixed-use, containing offices, apartments, and retail units, although many of the interior spaces have yet to be fitted out for specific purposes. With a core of reinforced concrete and a steel structure, the tower is clad with 10,000 floor-to-ceiling glazed panels offering splendid panoramic views.
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.