Atlanta's skyline is a smorgasbord of architectural styles. From the international-style towers of John Portman to the brutalist Central Library by Marcel Breuer, there's no singular building that epitomizes our city.
In an attempt to make sense of the city's varied architectural landscape, we've complied a map highlighting some of Atlanta's most iconic buildings.
Eclectic in scale, vintage, and use, the structures on the list represent some of the best and most recognizable the Big Peach has to offer. And from the list, it's easy to spot two quintessentially Atlanta architectural themes: the importance of John Portman in creating the city we know today and the role demolition (and in rare cases, preservation) has played.Read More