In contemporary architecture, concrete is having a moment. Now, a new two-volume book from Taschen spotlights 100 modern examples. Our friends at Architectural Digest have a slideshow highlighting some of the world's finest examples of concrete in architecture.

From a "snaking" concrete roadside stop in Finnmark, Norway (pictured) to Zaha Hadid's Pierresvives complex in Montpellier, France, these are impressive works of concrete mastery. Click through to view the entire slideshow.

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