Norman Foster
<ul><li>Description  and situation of the building:   </li></ul><ul><li>Collserola tower was built  in 1992 because archit...
<ul><li>Construction: </li></ul><ul><li>- Is located 425 meters above sea level. </li></ul><ul><li>-  It's the tallest bui...
<ul><li>This tower, was built to  be the new icon of Barcelona of the Olympic Games. </li></ul><ul><li>Norman Foster, the ...
<ul><li>Norman Foster was born in Manchester on 1 June 1935. He is a british architect . </li></ul><ul><li>He studied arch...
<ul><li>At the moment, the study of Foster & associates have offices in London, Berlin  and Singapore, with a group of 500...
<ul><li>AL FAISALIYAH CENTER (ARABIA SAUDITA) </li></ul><ul><li>WILLIS BUILDING </li></ul><ul><li>(LONDON) </li></ul>
<ul><li>OFICINAS HEARST </li></ul><ul><li>(USA) </li></ul><ul><li>REICHSTAG </li></ul><ul><li>(GERMANY) </li></ul>
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Torre de collserola

  1. 1. Norman Foster
  2. 2. <ul><li>Description and situation of the building: </li></ul><ul><li>Collserola tower was built  in 1992 because architect Norman Foster, wanted to create a new symbol that identified the new stage and future of the city. </li></ul><ul><li>It's located in the carretera de Vallvidrera, near de Tibidabo. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Construction: </li></ul><ul><li>- Is located 425 meters above sea level. </li></ul><ul><li>- It's the tallest building in the city, with 288 </li></ul><ul><li>meters. </li></ul><ul><li>- The tower has 13 floors. </li></ul><ul><li>-Is the hub of the telecommunications in Catalonia. Through the tower, pass the 100% the TV and 95% of radio emissions. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>This tower, was built to be the new icon of Barcelona of the Olympic Games. </li></ul><ul><li>Norman Foster, the architect, built the tower with the architect studio Ove Arup & Partners. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Norman Foster was born in Manchester on 1 June 1935. He is a british architect . </li></ul><ul><li>He studied architecture at Manchester University and later obtained a scholarship to continue his studies at Yale University. </li></ul><ul><li>He has won many awards, for exemple: the gold medal of the American institute of architecture and, in 1999, the prestigious Pritzker prize. And many more. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>At the moment, the study of Foster & associates have offices in London, Berlin and Singapore, with a group of 500 people. </li></ul><ul><li>In his private life, he was) married with a spanish psychologist (Elena Ochoa). </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>AL FAISALIYAH CENTER (ARABIA SAUDITA) </li></ul><ul><li>WILLIS BUILDING </li></ul><ul><li>(LONDON) </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>OFICINAS HEARST </li></ul><ul><li>(USA) </li></ul><ul><li>REICHSTAG </li></ul><ul><li>(GERMANY) </li></ul>

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