Detail of the marble facing one of the stairways. IBERÊ CAMARGO FOUNDATION, Alvaro Siza, Porto Alegre, Brasil (2008)
Alvaro Siza Fire Station in Santo Tirso © Joao Morgado - Architecture Photography
Phare tower in Paris by Morphosis -- The Phare Tower, in English, "Lighthouse Tower", is a planned approx. 300m (984 ft) tall skyscraper with 71 floors designed as a green building to be built in Courbevoie (Hauts-de-Seine), in the La Défense district of suburban Paris. The building is being designed by Los Angeles-based Morphosis, headed by architect Thom Mayne, & is scheduled to be completed in 2017. It will be the tallest skyscraper in Paris & one of the tallest in the European Union.