One Atlantic Center

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One Atlantic Center (IBM Tower)
Atlanta, Georgia
50 Stories; 1.1 Million Sq. Ft.
$156 M
1989

Design Architect: Johnson/Burgee
Associate Architect: Heery International
Joint Engineer: Datum Moore

The One Atlantic Center tower is covered in Spanish Pink Granite and has a copper pyramid top. It includes many gothic elements. The building was inspired by the Trinity Church in Boston and the Chicago Tribune Tower. At night the peak and ridges along the top are illuminated brightly, creating a glowing effect.