BIG is commissioned by Novawest to design a 420 ft tall mixed-use observation tower to serve as a symbol for the city of Phoenix, Arizona. Project Details: Location: Phoenix, Arizona, USA Type: Infrastructure Size: 70,000 square feet Client: Novawest Architects: BIG - www.big.dk Collaborators: MKA (structure), Atelier10 (sustainability), Gensler (local architect), TenEyck (landscape) Partner in Charge: Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Christoffersen Project Leader: Iannis Kandyliaris Team: Thomas Fagan, Aaron Hales, Ola Hariri, Dennis Harvey, Beat Schenk Aerial View Located in downtown Phoenix, the 70,000 sf Observation Tower shall add a significant structure to the Phoenix skyline from which to enjoy the city’s spectacular views of the surrounding mountain ranges and dramatic sunsets. Phoenix Observation Tower, Arizona / USA by BIG
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