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Old May 12th, 2009, 03:08 AM   #1081
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its funny with this tower. when you view the tower side on or from afar its looks like your average tower which needs compeltion. BUT when its viewed from underneath, it transforms into a sculptured edifice which is unique indeed. one of the great unit blocks of the world
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Old May 13th, 2009, 06:36 PM   #1082
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I can almost picture flying cars floating past this building.... wierd.
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Old May 14th, 2009, 02:51 PM   #1083
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Love it but I will always be very annoyed by this pointless 'balcony-less' mechanical floor or whatever it is marking the top third of the tower... What a silly decision!
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Old May 14th, 2009, 06:45 PM   #1084
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Old May 14th, 2009, 08:49 PM   #1085
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It's so modernistic. I love it.
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Old May 15th, 2009, 01:36 AM   #1086
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even though its 822ft, it looks rather small comared to the 1136ft tall Aon
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Old May 15th, 2009, 10:20 PM   #1087
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its more of an art sculpture than a building
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Old May 15th, 2009, 11:26 PM   #1088
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N bank of the Chicago river.
True to its name, this building looks incredibly fluid...as if water is streaming down the facade...really a nice building, to say the very least...

I admit I was a bit skeptical from the beginning..
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Old May 16th, 2009, 02:22 AM   #1089
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Aqua seen from Renzo Piano's new bridge

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Old May 16th, 2009, 12:14 PM   #1090
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OMG I never seen chicago from this angle ever before. one of the best I seen.

at first i thought trump tower was a render added in.
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Old May 16th, 2009, 01:43 PM   #1091
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so each of the 'waves' is a glass balcony for each flat? Hard to tell, but if that's the case, its even better than I thought. I'd die for something as beautiful as this in London. Chicago seems to continue to push the envelope in skyscraper design.
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Old May 17th, 2009, 05:22 AM   #1092
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My choice of words exactly.
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Old May 17th, 2009, 08:38 AM   #1093
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Old May 17th, 2009, 04:44 PM   #1094
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Old May 18th, 2009, 09:50 PM   #1095
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love the tower, hate the mechanical floor.
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Old May 18th, 2009, 09:54 PM   #1096
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Old May 19th, 2009, 06:14 AM   #1097
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Old May 19th, 2009, 06:19 AM   #1098
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The rooftop garden is also getting installed.

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Old May 19th, 2009, 06:30 AM   #1099
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I took these on saturday 5/16/09. Very cool building. Although I think it would've been nicer if it were on a street more to itself. It's really tucked in by Aon, BCBS, and other surrounding towers.




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Old May 19th, 2009, 07:26 PM   #1100
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love watching this building in a sunny day.

BTW is that outdoor garden a public access?
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