Supertall: A reflection on verticality

Supertall: A reflection on verticality


Comprehensive Studio with focus on mixed use towers and facade technology.

The pedagogy represented in the studios and seminars taught, focuses on the relationship between architectural education and the challenges of the reality of the built environment.

The extensive focus on construction methodologies, detail development and facade design, integrates technical knowledge and real conditions case studies. Collaborations with industry professionals in each course engages the uses of advanced technologies in today’s construction and facade industry. This gives students and exceptional opportunity to be exposed to some of the worlds most interesting and advanced technologies and thinking methodologies.

Students Lao Xuan and Mengdan Liu


Supertall, Syracuse University