"The 1,191 foot tall Vista Tower is expected to be completed in 2020. The 101-story skyscraper will tower over the city just south of the Chicago River in downtown Chicago, just a few blocks southwest is the world's second tallest woman-designed building, Aqua.
Will the Tribune East tower be built?
While construction was originally slated to begin back in early 2022, the new information from CIM Group calls for the commencement of construction in February 2024. With a general contractor yet to be chosen, work is planned to wrap up in September 2027.
What is the new highrise on the Chicago River?
Topping out at 1,198 feet along the Chicago River's main branch, Vista Tower is impossible to miss. Its angular design from Chicago architecture firm Studio Gang and bKL Architecture is made up of three stacks of geometric “frustums” wrapped in eight different shades of glass, emphasizing its undulating form.
What is the big skyscraper in Chicago?
At 1,459 feet and 110 stories, it's currently the third-tallest building in the world — although when it was completed in 1973, it surpassed the Empire State Building and spent 25 years as world's tallest!
What is the new wavy building in Chicago?
St. Regis Chicago
|The St. Regis Chicago
|Vista Tower, Wanda Vista Tower, 375. E Wacker
|Residential / Hotel
How many Supertalls are in Chicago?
Chicago, the third-largest city in the United States, is home to 1,397 completed high-rises, 56 of which stand taller than 600 feet (183 m).