90 Collins Street: 90 Collins Street, MELBOURNE
Building ProfileName : 90 Collins Street
LocationAddress: 90 Collins Street
Construction DetailsBuilt: 1987
Original use: Office
Current use: Office
(to roof) : 96
(to pinnacle) : 96
number of floors : 24
Built in the Eighties period in the Post-Modern style
Inspired by the set-back form of American skyscrapers, this building uses square windows, a brown brick texture, and a vertically emphasized curtain wall mid section and horizontal girders to give depth to the facade and to create a manhattan skyscraper effect. Similar to the style used by Daryl Jackson for 110 Collins and the CUI buildings also from the late 1980s and early 1990s post modern boom.
HistoryArchitect: Robert Peck von Hartel Trethowan
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