The 10 best new skyscrapers in the world

1. Wangjing SOHOJan MartinWangjing SOHO in Beijing, China was designed by Zaha Hadid Architects.

Out of all the incredible new buildings around the world, these 10 skyscrapers stand apart.

Based on their sustainability, efficiency, and clever design, they represent the top contenders for the
15th annual Emporis Skyscraper Award.

While this year’s top prize went to a Zaha Hadid project in Beijing, New York has finally reappeared on the list after a 2-year absence.

Keep scrolling to see all of world’s best new skyscrapers.

10. KKR Tower

Mathias Beinling

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Architects: GDP Architects

9. Infinity Tower

Tim Dickson

Location: Brisbane, Australia

Architects: DBI Design Group

8. One57

Royce Douglas

Location: New York, NY

Architects: Atelier Christian de Portzamparc, Frank Williams & Partners

7. Soyak Kristal Kule

Igor Butyrskii

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Architects: Pei Cobb Freed and Partners, Has Mimarlik

6. Burj Mohammed Bin Rashid

Ralf Roletschek

Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Architects: Foster + Partners

5. The Leadenhall Building

Michiel van Dijk

Location: London, UK

Architects: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

4. One World Trade Center

Royce Douglas

Location: New York, NY

Architects: Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill

3. Tour D2

Thomas Pichereau

Location: Courbevoie, France

Architects: Agence d'Archecture Anthony Béchu, ATSP

2. Bosco Verticale

B Plessi

Location: Milan, Italy

Architect: Studio Boeri Architetti

1. Wangjing SOHO

Jan Martin

Location: Beijing, China

Architect: Zaha Hadid Architects

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