What makes a building architecturally iconic?

A building may be considered architecturally iconic for a variety of reasons. We made our choices based on historical or cultural significance, technical innovation, and impact on the field of architecture. And, crucially – design aesthetic, uniqueness, and timelessness. You can click the images in the gallery to learn more about each building.

Whilst we were on this AI riff we thought we’d ask ChatGPT to finish off this post with a Haiku about architecture…

Building design flows

Like a gentle stream, unique

Creating art form

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