- Southern Exposure. // New Internationalist;Jul2006, Issue 391, p28
The article features the photograph of the 22-storey-high Prestes Maia 911 building in SÃ£o Paulo, Brazil taken by Carlos Cazalis. The building lacks proper electricity, water, plumbing and elevator yet more than 1,500 people, with the support of the Movement for the Urban Roofless (MSTC),...
- Defining editors, photographers, photo teachers. // Journalism Educator;Apr77, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p64
The article presents definition of editors, photographers photo teachers. These definitions are offered by Paul Hightower, a 1976 participant in the University of Iowa Visual Scholars Program. The Editor is defined as the one who leaps tall buildings in a single bound, is more powerful than a...
- SKYLINES AND TALL BUILDINGS. // Elevator World;Aug2013, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p82
The article presents photographs that won in the First Annual Elevator World (EW) Photo Contest, Skylines and Tall Buildings category, including a photo by Russell Walker in first place, a photo by Fayez Abubacker in second place and a photo by Cristiano Justino in third place.
- Getting High At Work. Liberman, Vadim // Conference Board Review;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p72
The article presents information related to the Home Insurance Building in Chicago. The building was built in 1885. It is known as the world's first high raised building. It also presents a photograph in which the window washers are washing the window of the Home Insurance building which has...
- Tallest buildings in the United States. // World Almanac for Kids;1998, p34
Presents a list of the tallest buildings in the United States. Date of construction; Height in feet; Sears Tower in Chicago, Illinois; World Trade Center in New York City; Empire State Building in New York City; Amoco building, in Chicago, Illinois; John Hancock Center, in Chicago Illinois;...
- The top of the tallest. // Christian Science Monitor;3/4/97, Vol. 89 Issue 67, p9
Presents a photograph of the world's tallest buildings, the twin Petronas towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
- Rising Sky-high. // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;3/1/2010, Vol. 78 Issue 17, p3
The article offers information on the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
- Bangkok hotel setting more than one record. Reina, Peter // ENR: Engineering News-Record;6/03/96, Vol. 236 Issue 22, p14
Reports on the construction of the Baiyoke Tower II in Bangkok, Thailand. Compliance of the building with regulations on structural integrity; Features of the building.
- Clambering to the top. Sullivan, Thomas D. // World & I;Apr96, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p146
Focuses on the architectural design of tall buildings in Asia. Factors that spur the creation of tall buildings in Asia; Models for tall buildings; Local tradition in Asian skyscrapers; Jin Mao Building's pagoda theme; Bank of China Tower's exposed structure and triangular forms; Features of the...