Bear Stearns World Headquarters, 383 Madison Avenue and the MetLife Building (formerly PanAm Building), 200 Park Avenue, seen from the Rockefeller Center+, Midtown, New York

RIBApix ref no RIBA45715
Architect/DesignerBelluschi, Pietro (1899-1994)
Emery Roth & Sons
Gropius, Walter (1883-1969)
Skidmore Owings & Merrill
Artist/PhotographerFirley, Eric (1972-)
CountryUnited States
CityNew York
Subject Date2009
Image Date2009
MediumDigital image
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Eric Firley / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The 47-storey Post Modern Bear Stearns tower was designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill and was completed in 2001. The 59-storey MetLife Building, formerly the PanAm Building, was designed by Emery Roth & Sons with the assistance of Walter Gropius and Pietro Belluschi and was completed in 1963.

Subject tags

curtain walling, office buildings, skyscrapers, towns & cities, commercial buildings