A closer look at Zaha Hadid’s One Thousand Museum, a 62-storey luxury residential tower in Miami


Zaha Hadid is set to add her signature style to the Miami skyline with the One Thousand Museum. This 62-storey apartment building will feature half as well as full-floor residences, duplex town-homes, and a palatial two-story penthouse at the top floor. Hadid’s firm – Zaha Hadid Architects- claims that this building will mark the first time in the United States that a glass-fiber reinforced concrete outer shell is utilized as a permanent framework forming a kind of “Exoskeleton”.

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Curves and waves characterize the building. Keeping it true to Hadid’s aesthetic.
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It will complement the surrounding buildings in terms of material palette but will certainly stand out thanks to its unconventional shape.
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A spacious penthouse will take up the top floors.
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Residents will enjoy a view of the beautiful waters of Biscayne Bay.
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Luxurious add-ons include access to an Aquatic center and a helipad.
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The interior will boast a variety of patterns and textures.
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The project is slated to be completed by 2017.

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