Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Architecture and Urban Planning Collection
Record:
Work Record ID:
6
Reproduction Record ID:
6
Work Class:
Architecture
Work Type:
skyscrapers
Title:
Scripps Center
Title Type:
preferred
Measurements:
468 feet
Material:
steel (alloy)
Material Type:
other
Material:
concrete
Material Type:
other
Material:
glass (material)
Material Type:
other
Creator:
Glaser and Myers, 1958
Creator Dates:
1958
Creator Nationality:
American
Creator Type:
corporate
Creator Role:
architect
Creator:
Space Design International
Creator Nationality:
American
Creator Type:
corporate
Creator Role:
architect
Creator:
Hoover and Fur Architects
Creator Nationality:
American
Creator Type:
corporate
Creator Role:
architect
Date:
1990
Date Type:
completion date
Location:
312 Walnut Street (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Location:
Cincinnati (Ohio)
Location Type:
site
Style Period:
Postmodern
Culture:
American
Subject:
central business districts
Subject:
office buildings
Subject:
curvilinear (shape)
Subject:
skyscrapers
Subject:
Postmodern
Subject:
Scripps, E. W. (Edward Willis)
Subject:
Cincinnati (Ohio)
Description:
"Duke Realty and Manuel Mayerson completed the thirty-five story Scripps Center on Third Street at the corner of Walnut in 1989. The design by Hoover & Furr of Houston, with Glaser & Associates as architect of record, created a curved glass facade overlooking and evoking the curve of the river. The other three sides were precast concrete with punched openings."
Information Source:
Painter, Sue Ann. Architecture in Cincinnati. Athens. Ohio: Ohio University Press with the Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati, 2006. 286.
Reproduction Creator:
Flischel, Robert A.
Reproduction Creator Type:
donor
Reproduction View:
Facade at dusk
Reproduction View Type:
exterior view
Reproduction Rights Statement:
These images are for non-profit use educational use. Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of material in physical or digital form requires prior written permission from the copyright holder.

Scripps Center