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View Poll Results: please vote
petronas towers 41 53.25%
jin mao tower 27 35.06%
citic plaza 5 6.49%
shun hing square 4 5.19%
central plaza 7 9.09%
bank of china tower 26 33.77%
tuntex sky tower 2 2.60%
the center 7 9.09%
burj al arab 18 23.38%
bank of america plaza atlanta 11 14.29%
baiyoke tower 3 3.90%
two prudential plaza 6 7.79%
yokohama landmark tower 8 10.39%
311 south wacker drive 6 7.79%
key tower 10 12.99%
cheung kong center 4 5.19%
republic plaza 3 3.90%
uob plaza 5 6.49%
bank of america center charlote 14 18.18%
suntrust plaza 5 6.49%
td canada trust tower 3 3.90%
wisma 46 5 6.49%
shenzhen special zone press 3 3.90%
101 collins 7 9.09%
commerzbank 14 18.18%
two liberty place 9 11.69%
messeturm 10 12.99%
rinku gate 4 5.19%
osaka world trade center 4 5.19%
wuhan world trade tower 3 3.90%
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Old May 5th, 2013, 01:50 AM   #21
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The ones with setbacks, green glass, beige concrete lines, and whacky forms, besides the ones I listed.
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Old May 5th, 2013, 02:49 AM   #22
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which one are tacky ?
Most of them, especially petronas, tuntex, shun hing, and burj al arab.
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Old May 5th, 2013, 05:47 AM   #23
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Cheung Kong
BOA Plaza
Jin Mao
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Old May 5th, 2013, 07:24 AM   #24
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Two Liberty Place, Bank of China and Commerzbank.
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Old May 5th, 2013, 09:39 AM   #25
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Petronas, Messeturm, Burj al Arab, Bank of China and Jin Mao are outstanding.
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Old May 5th, 2013, 09:41 AM   #26
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The ones with setbacks, green glass, beige concrete lines, and whacky forms, besides the ones I listed.
Green glass, beige concrete lines seem t me as very typical for the 90ies. Beige concrete (or stone) looks old by now.
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Old May 6th, 2013, 10:16 AM   #27
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I would have included Two California Plaza in the list... (the one on the left)


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Two_California_Plaza
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Old May 6th, 2013, 10:26 AM   #28
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A lot of them look old and outdated. Petronas and Shun Hing look like they couldve been built in the 80s. The Yokohama tower almost looks like something out of 1977. The Bank of China building and the German ones look good though. The Chicago ones arent bad either.
I'd say the Petronas and Jin Mao are some of the few "post modern spire" designs that still hold up, alot of the rest look like half assed relics from some midwestern US state capital in the 80's.
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Old May 6th, 2013, 01:07 PM   #29
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101 Collins Street - Has to most decadent 90's Ground floor of any building I know, I will post a picture when I find one.
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You mean this?
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Old May 7th, 2013, 12:05 AM   #31
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Oh Boy Tim, your forcing me to make my 2nd Post in 6 Years, not sure how to insert photos, but here is a link to a photographers web page who has taken photos of the ground floor entry, hope you enjoy them

http://www.jaredrevell.com.au/blog/?p=922

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Old May 25th, 2013, 07:18 AM   #32
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Jin Mao, BOC, and the Center stuck out among Asian ones for me. Petronas are nice as well. Commerzbank is lovely for Frankfurt along with Messeturm. All the American ones are classy. Some of the best ever and some of the worst ever all in a tangled mess known as the '90s. I'd put Conde Nast as number 1 for me, though. I know it's in section 2, but it deserved a mention.
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Old June 18th, 2013, 07:33 PM   #33
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The best 90s skyscraper, the Reliance Building in Chicago

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