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Old October 14th, 2005, 02:59 PM   #1
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Weird skyscrapers

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^One George Street, Singapore. By SOM, completed earlier this year. Features landscaped skygardens.


^Thousands of sunshades.

Looks like a mechanised metallic skull with punk hairdo!!!


I think it's very cool.
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Old October 15th, 2005, 02:00 AM   #2
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Old October 15th, 2005, 02:13 AM   #3
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I love this skyscraper!
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Old October 15th, 2005, 02:16 AM   #4
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That is one of the best towers built in the world.
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Old October 15th, 2005, 07:56 PM   #5
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Genex Tower, Belgrade (Serbia), 35 floors, 115 m:



Grande Arche de la FraternitÚ, Paris (France), 35 floors, 110 m:





Elephant Building, Bangkok (Thailand),



Robot Building (?), Bangkok:



AT&T Long Lines building, New York (US), 29 floors, 168 m:





Puerta Europa, Madrid (Spain), 26 floors, 114 m:



Chicago Temple Building (a church on top), Chicago (US), 23 floors, 173 m:



Tuntex 85 Sky Tower, Kaohsiung (Taiwan), 85 floors, 378 m:





CCTV (under construction), Beijing (China), 49 floors, 234 m:



Gate of the Orient (under construction), Suzhou (China), 66 floors, 278 m:



The Bamboo Tower Hotel (proposed), Chongqing (China), 200 m:

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Old October 15th, 2005, 08:29 PM   #6
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Ontario College of Art and Design (Toronto)



Thomas Darcy Mcgee Building (Ottawa)



Turning Torso (Malmo)

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Old October 15th, 2005, 08:35 PM   #7
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Elephant wins
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Old October 15th, 2005, 09:12 PM   #8
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Torre Velasca in Milan








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Old October 15th, 2005, 10:28 PM   #9
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Wow, lots of great buildings. I really like the CCTV building!
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Old October 16th, 2005, 01:11 AM   #10
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Gateway of the Orient and the Bamboo Tower are as WEIRD as they're COOL!!
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Old October 16th, 2005, 01:12 AM   #11
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I like this one! Where is that?
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Old October 16th, 2005, 01:17 AM   #12
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I think its in middle east somewhere like Bahrain or some other city in middle east.
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Old October 16th, 2005, 01:18 AM   #13
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The one in Bangkok is very weird the elephant tower.
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Old October 16th, 2005, 01:22 AM   #14
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Dusseldorf


Highcliff, Hong Kong


Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth


Lloyds, London
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Old October 16th, 2005, 01:22 AM   #15
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I like this one! Where is that?
Kingdom Tower in Riyadh
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Old October 16th, 2005, 02:45 AM   #16
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The second last pic looks kinda like the Burj Al Arab
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Old October 16th, 2005, 03:06 AM   #17
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That Elephant is the weirdest and ugliest thing ever built...
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Old October 16th, 2005, 02:21 PM   #18
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wow very wierd indeed, of course like everyone said, elephant takes the prize as wierdest building.
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Old October 16th, 2005, 02:23 PM   #19
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What about the CCTV tower in Beijing. That's a pretty weird looking tower
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Old October 16th, 2005, 06:20 PM   #20
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Lippo Centre, Hong Kong

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