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Old June 22nd, 2016, 10:35 AM   #1
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Misplaced supertalls

Some fun stuff showing some of the big ones in other places.





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That is amongst others why architects have to think about how their tower fits in the city fabric during the design phase.
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Old July 12th, 2016, 12:53 PM   #3
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Fun photos.. and the buildings looks clearly misplaced, very different to the rest of the architecture. Thanks for sharing.
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One World Trade center in Manchester



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this is so disturbing to watch!
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How about Burj Al Arab in New York City? lol
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This was once a serious project, not about drawing an existing landmark into a totally different environment and totally unfitting in this lowrise landscape:


http://www.aorta.nu/2010/09/de-belle...trevende-dame/
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It doesn't seem so bad, if the intent had been for it to be an observation tower. But an out of scale office block standing alone there would have seemed more off.
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I always feel like most of the towers in Dubai come from the future.
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