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Ten of the Best New Skyscrapers From Around the World

Dezeen presents a not-so-humble list of the ten best skyscrapers opened to the public in 2016.
December 20, 2016, 2pm PST | James Brasuell | @CasualBrasuell
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It's not easy to make a statement in this skyline, but the world's second-tallest building, the Shanghai Tower, managed to pull it off.

Jessica Mairs offers another fun end-of-the-year list from the world of architecture, selecting ten skyscrapers from around the world as the best examples of high-rise construction for 2016.

Included in the top ten are four from New York City, representing all the U.S. buildings on the list: 10 Hudson Yards (by Kohn Pederson Fox),  432 Park Avenue (by Rafael Viñoly Architects), 56 Leonard (by Herzog & de Meuron), and Via 57 West (by BIG). 

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Published on Thursday, December 1, 2016 in Dezeen
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