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June 28, 2017 - Comments Off on The Lotte World Tower by KPF

The Lotte World Tower by KPF

The Lotte World Tower by KPF

Photographed by: Andrew Paul

The Kohn Pederson Fox designed Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea is a 555-meter-tall monument to the city’s skyline.

Location: Seoul, South Korea

Type: Supertall

Size: 505,300 m2 / 5,439,000 ft2

Height: 555 m / 1,820 ft

The seam that runs from top to bottom of the structure gestures toward the old center of the city." -KPF

"The tower's uninterrupted curvature and gentle tapered form is reflective of Korean artistry." -KPF

"Our design melds a modern aesthetic with forms inspired by the historic Korean arts of ceramics, porcelain, and calligraphy." -KPF