Seattle’s New Convention Center is Unusually Tall


Fast Company

Seattle Convention Center Summit Building

“Seattle may now have the world’s most unconventional convention center. Located in the city’s narrow downtown, the Seattle Convention Center has just opened a 1.5-million-square-foot expansion that breaks the mold of large, sprawling, mostly horizontal convention centers. Designed by Seattle-based LMN Architects, the $2 billion project has turned this model on its side, creating what they are calling North America’s first vertical convention center.”
— Nate Berg

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