Architecture Beauties

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .
New Delhi Lotus
The Lotus Temple. Google Map (photo by “Kleidan's world”) Completed in 1986.
Belarus-Minsk-New National Library
National Library of Belarus. (photo by Giancarlo Rosso) Opened in 2006.
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. (Photo by MykReeve)
Birds Nest at Night
Beijing National Stadium. Aka “birds nest”. Opened in 2008. (photo by Chumsdock Cheng)
Turning Torso building 75434
Turning torso in Sweden. Opened in 2005. image source The building is 190 m high.
Beijing CCTV building 2013 05 17 43b20
Beijing CCTV building 2013. 234 m tall 〔image source flickr, by peoloq. ©
Beijing CCTV building 41658
Beijing CCTV building