The most amazing in the world twisted skyscrapers
The famous architect Santiago Calatrava began a new era of "curved" design of buildings. They seemed to revolve around the invisible axis, creating a spiral.
Below - the 13 most memorable "warped" skyscrapers around the world
1. skyscrapers The Eleventh will be completed in 2019, the (New York, USA, 91, 5 and 122 m)
Architects: Bjarke Ingels Group. Two new skyscraper on the plan to build in the area between the High Line and the Hudson River in Manhattan. Visually, the sensation of falling towers.
2. skyscraper Shanghai Tower, 2015 year (Shanghai, China, 632 m)
Architects: Gensler. Shanghai Tower - was the tallest building in Shanghai, the first adjustment in China and the world's third largest free-standing structure, after Tokyo Sky Tree tower (634 m) and the Burj Khalifa (828 m) in Dubai.
3. skyscraper Tao Zhu Yin Yuan is scheduled to 2017 year (Taipei, Taiwan, 93 m)
Architects: Vincent Callebaut Architecture. The project, also known as the Agora Garden, his 21 ground floor will accommodate 23 thousand trees, which each year will absorb 130 tons of carbon dioxide.
4. Al Majdoul Tower, 2016 year (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 232 m)
Architects: Consolidated Consultants Group, Zeidler Partnership Architects Construction of a skyscraper Al Majdoul Tower nearing completion. On the roof is a swimming pool and a ballroom.
5. Skyscraper Avaz, 2008 year (Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 142 m)
Architect: Farooq Kapidzhich. One of the most original skyscrapers of the Balkan Peninsula and the highest in the country.
6. Evolution Tower, 2015 year (Moscow, Russian, 255 m)
Architects: Gorproekt, RMJM. Tower "Evolution" - a multifunctional skyscraper and is different from all the other projects of its unusual twist form resembling a DNA molecule.
7. A l Tijaria Tower, 2009 year (Kuwait, 218 m)
Architects: NORR. Kuwait Trade Center, also known as Al Tijaria Tower.
8. Cayan Tower, 2013 year (Dubai, UAE, 306 m)
Architects: SOM. Cayan Tower, during the construction known as the Tower of Eternity - residential skyscraper. Has 73 above-ground and 7 underground floors, five-level underground parking for 610 cars.
9. Turning Torso, 2005 year (Malmö, Sweden, 190 m)
The architect Santiago Calatrava. Turning Torso - a skyscraper located on the Swedish side of the Øresund Strait.
The height of the 54-storey building is 190 meters.
It was the tallest residential building in Scandinavia.
10. United Tower, 2016 year (Manama Bahrain, 200m)
Architects: Aref Sadeq Design Consulatants. The unique 50-storey skyscraper United Tower, which looks like a huge drill. The tower was built on a specially designed artificial island, in one of the bays of Bahrain.
11. Mode Gakuen Spiral Towers, 2008 year (Nagoya, Japan, 170m)
Architects: Nikken Sekkei. 36-storey skyscraper twisted Mode Gakuen Spiral, it is the location of three major training centers.
12 F & F Tower, 2011 year (Panama m 243)
Architects: Pinzon Lozano and Associates. Skyscraper F & F Tower - the most recognizable, and most photographed building in Panama. Each of its 39-minute upper floors (and all of them in the building 52) is rotated in relation to the previous 9º.
13 Grove at Grand Bay, 2016 year (Miami, US 97 m)
Architects: Bjarke Ingels Group. The complex is located on the shore of the bay, on the former site of the Grand Bay Hotel, just a short drive from both the airport.