Philip Johnson was an American architect and critic. He is best known for his works of Modern architecture, including the Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut, and his works of postmodern architecture, particularly 550 Madison Avenue which was designed for AT&T, and 190 South La Salle Street in Chicago. In 1978, he was awarded an American Institute of Architects Gold Medal and in 1979 the first Pritzker Architecture Prize.

1. Glass House, US

Front Elevation - Glass House
Front Elevation – Glass House

Year: 1949
Type: House
Location: 798–856 Ponus Ridge Road, New Canaan, Connecticut

2. Seagram Building, US

A long exposure of the skyscraper - Seagram Building
A long exposure of the skyscraper – Seagram Building

Year: 1958
Type: Office
Location: 375 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10152, United States

3. 550 Madison Avenue/Sony Tower/AT&T Building, US

View of the front facade  of tower - 550 Madison Avenue/Sony Tower/AT&T Building
View of the front facade  of tower – 550 Madison Avenue/Sony Tower/AT&T Building

Year: 1984
Type: Office
Location: 550 Madison Avenue, New York City, U.S

4. IDS Center, US

View of glass facade in the front - IDS Center
View of glass facade in the front – IDS Center

Date: 1972
Type: Office
Location: 80 8th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota, US

5. PPG Place, US

View of the tower - PPG Place
View of the tower – PPG Place

Year: 1984
Type: Commercial Offices
Location: 1 PPG Place, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US

6. Christ Cathedral, US

The exteriors of the tower - Christ Cathedral
The exteriors of the tower – Christ Cathedral

Year: 1980
Type: Office
Location: United States

7. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), US

View of the museum - Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
View of the museum – Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

Year: 1989
Type: Art Museum
Location: 11 West 53rd Street, New York, N.Y. 10019

8. Lipstick Building, US

View of the skyscraper from the road surface - Lipstick Building
View of the skyscraper from the road surface – Lipstick Building

Year: 1986
Type: Office
Location: 885 Third Avenue, Manhattan, New York, United States

9. Williams Tower, US

Tower viewed from the street - Williams Tower
Tower viewed from the street – Williams Tower

Year: 1983
Type: Office
Location: Houston, Texas, US

10. David H. Koch Theater, US

The exterior viewed in the night -  David H. Koch Theater
The exterior viewed in the night –  David H. Koch Theater

Year: 1964
Type: Theatre
Location: New York City, US

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