This 51 stories high ultra luxury Miami high rise was developed during the last decade of the great twentieth century. These incredible Brickell apartments were delivered and finished in the year 1997 and were at that top Miami architects time the tallest residential luxury apartments built in Miami. The building is the inspiration of Revuelta, Vega and Leon architects. This architectural firm is the responsible for some of Miami’s most notable condominium buildings like the neighboring tower of the Santa Maria Brickell, the Bristol Tower.
Many of the designs of this great architectural firm have a curvilinear pattern that can be appreciated in full use at the majestic Santa Maria Brickell apartments. These curvy designs are reminiscent of the water movements and give this tall structure fluidity, freshness and a timeless contemporary look. The fantastic building was developed by Ugo Colombo who uses a lot of glass as a signature element of all his other well known developments like the Grovenor House in Coconut Grove and the Impressive Residences in downtown Miami. But the Santa Maria Brickell remains as one of the most notorious and famous luxury residential building in all Miami. To this day with all the new Brickell apartments that had been developed and finished no other Miami luxury building can contest with the boldness and presence of this majestic ravenscroft crystal architectural brilliant.
This beautiful masterpiece seems to have set the pattern of great designs in Miami in other luxury apartments like 900 Biscayne in downtown Miami and the Jade Brickell. All these tall residential luxury structures have also a haviving influence over characteristic and that is a spectacular crown. But probably no other building crown was as astonishingly achieved as the one in the Santa Maria where the architects and the developer managed to incorporate an astonishing state of the art massive health club overlooking the Biscayne Bay.
This dynamic and daring curvy style with an impressive sense of motion that blends with the water reflections of the bay makes this luxury housing landmark one of Miami’s top modern architectural designs.