C. Y. Lee (Chinese: 李祖原; pinyin: Li Zuyuan; Wade–Giles: Li Tsu-yuan) is a Chinese architect based in Taiwan. Born in December 30, 1938 in Guangdong, Republic of China, he received his bachelor's degree from National Cheng Kung University (Tainan) and his master's degree from Princeton University (Princeton, New Jersey, United States). He directed the design of Taipei 101, the world's tallest skyscraper at the time of completion, in 2004.
List of major designs
was the most famous design by C. Y. Lee.
- Hung Kuo Building, Taipei, 1989.
- Grand 50 Tower, Kaohsiung, Taiwan's tallest building from 1992 to 1993.
- Far Eastern Plaza I & II, Taipei, 1994.
- Tuntex Sky Tower, Kaohsiung, Taiwan's tallest building from 1997 to 2004.
- Grand Formosa, Taichung, 1997.
- New Chien-Cheng Circle, Taipei, 2003.
- Taipei 101, Taipei, Taiwan's tallest building since 2004, and the tallest skyscraper in the world from 2004 to 2010.
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- Post & Telecommunications Center, Tianjin, 1998.
- Yuda International Trade Center, Zhengzhou, 1999.
- Fangyuan Mansion, Shenyang, 2001.
- Jinsha Plaza, Shenyang, 2001.
- Pangu 7 Star Hotel, Beijing, 2008