Esto Gallery: Geometries

Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects.

The American Folk Art Museum, New York, by Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects.

The National Grand Theater of China, Beijing, by Paul Andreu and BIAD.

140 Broadway, New York, by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Isamu Noguchi's striking red cube also graces the cover of Alexandra Lange's book, Writing About Architecture: Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities.

ASM International World Headquarters in Materials Park, Ohio, by John Terrence Kelly and R. Buckminster Fuller.

The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, by Myron Hunt, featured a lit cylindrical entry until its 2005 demolition.

CCTV, in Beijing, by Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA).

"Water, Unique Resource" exhibition in Zaragoza, Spain, by Zaha Hadid, Hon. FAIA, with exhibit design by Ralph Appelbaum Associates.

City of Arts and Science in Valencia, Spain, by Santiago Calatrava, FAIA.

Boston Transit at South Station, Boston, by Machado & Silvetti Associates.

Hearst Building Lobby, New York, by Foster Partners, with Ice Falls by James Carpenter Design Associates.

The Americana Hotel in Miami Beach, Fla., by Morris Lapidus. The voids in the façade may have inspired the later Nakagin Capsule Tower by Metabolist architect Kisho Kurokawa.

The rippling façade of 8 Spruce Street, New York, by Gehry Partners.

Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, Astana, Kazakhstan, by Foster Partners with Tabanlioglu Architecture & Consulting.

The Tenerife Opera House, in Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Spain, by Santiago Calatrava, FAIA.

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