daily menu » rate the banner | guess the city | one on oneforums map | privacy policy | DMCA | news magazine | posting guidelines

Go Back   SkyscraperCity > World Forums > Architecture

Architecture news and discussions on all buildings types and urban spaces
» Classic Architecture | European Classic Architecture and Landscapes | Public Space | Shopping Architecture | Design & Lifestyle | Urban Renewal and Redevelopment



Global Announcement

As a general reminder, please respect others and respect copyrights. Go here to familiarize yourself with our posting policy.


Reply

 
Thread Tools
Old May 11th, 2009, 10:26 PM   #181
ty-aptz
morriz
 
ty-aptz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Michoacán
Posts: 30
Likes (Received): 0

Cristo Rey (Crhist King) Guanajuato, México

The mexican version of the Crhist the Redeemer. In the geographic center of Mexico.

20m and 80tons



ty-aptz no está en línea   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old May 12th, 2009, 02:00 PM   #182
parcdesprinces
churches & stadia/arenas
 
parcdesprinces's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Auteuil, Paris XVI | Quercy | Monaco, MC
Posts: 16,672
Likes (Received): 9686

Le Puy en Velay, France (Notre-Dame de France)




Boulogne sur Mer, France

Statue of Napoleon who turns his back on England !

parcdesprinces no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 12th, 2009, 05:02 PM   #183
DiggerD21
spaghetti polonaise
 
DiggerD21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Hamburg, Wroclaw
Posts: 2,540
Likes (Received): 1355

I don't know if it has been posted already:
Bismarck-Monument in Hamburg. 34,3 metres





__________________

Avangard-55 liked this post
DiggerD21 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 12th, 2009, 05:38 PM   #184
baihakki
Registered User
 
baihakki's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 45
Likes (Received): 1

Statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana, Bali - Indonesia



Pancoran Monumen - JAKARTA


National Monument - JAKARTA


Jenderal Soedirman Statue - Jakarta


Tugu Surabaya - Surabaya
__________________
depokkotaidaman

baihakki no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 12th, 2009, 05:48 PM   #185
baihakki
Registered User
 
baihakki's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 45
Likes (Received): 1

one of statues of Buddha, Candi Borobudur, Indonesia



Flying Jesus (this is not the real name, lol), Manado - Indonesia
biggest JC sTatue in asia
__________________
depokkotaidaman


hercre liked this post
baihakki no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 13th, 2009, 11:10 AM   #186
A.Libi
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1
Likes (Received): 0

there is indeed some nice stuff listed here.
got this proposal, was an entrance for the the gillette landmark competition...





A.Libi no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 13th, 2009, 02:20 PM   #187
Patrick
✪ DWF ✪ Alaaf! ✪
 
Patrick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Grafschaft Wied
Posts: 2,626
Likes (Received): 888

Hermannsdenkmal, Teutoburger Wald, Germany, showing Arminius






Niederwalddenkmal, Rüdesheim, Germany, showing Germania






Kyffhäuserdenkmal, Bad Frankenhausen, Germany, showing Kaiser Wilhelm I.




Deutsches Eck, Koblenz, Germany, showing Kaiser Wilhelm I.






Hammering Man, Frankfurt, Germany




Völkerschlachtdenkmal, Leipzig, Germany



Patrick no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 13th, 2009, 04:19 PM   #188
buho
Moderator
 
buho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Madrid
Posts: 14,879
Likes (Received): 19154

Monument in Madrid (Spain), designed by Dalí

buho está en línea ahora   Reply With Quote
Old May 13th, 2009, 10:07 PM   #189
Seattlelife
Registered User
 
Seattlelife's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Seattle/Brooklyn
Posts: 4,738
Likes (Received): 557

Quote:
Hammering Man, Frankfurt, Germany

There is also one in Seattle! I think it's smaller though?

(my pic)
__________________
Supersonics Belong in Seattle


Sonicsgate, a must see! Just click and watch.
http://www.sonicsgate.org/
Seattlelife no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 14th, 2009, 07:38 AM   #190
ARGYRO
The Edge of Universe
 
ARGYRO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Bogotá D.C.
Posts: 3,159
Likes (Received): 117

Great thread !!! MOTHER RUSSIA ... The best !!!
__________________

Anticalaca liked this post
ARGYRO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 14th, 2009, 08:12 AM   #191
la bestia kuit
De acá
 
la bestia kuit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Buenos Aires
Posts: 7,369
Likes (Received): 216



__________________

...Divididos desde siempre, desde el aula hasta el bar...
la bestia kuit no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 14th, 2009, 08:33 AM   #192
parcdesprinces
churches & stadia/arenas
 
parcdesprinces's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Auteuil, Paris XVI | Quercy | Monaco, MC
Posts: 16,672
Likes (Received): 9686



Paris 1993
parcdesprinces no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 14th, 2009, 10:25 PM   #193
la bestia kuit
De acá
 
la bestia kuit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Buenos Aires
Posts: 7,369
Likes (Received): 216

Quote:
Originally Posted by parcdesprinces View Post


Paris 1993
The Buenos Aires one, is bigger and younger
__________________

...Divididos desde siempre, desde el aula hasta el bar...
la bestia kuit no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 15th, 2009, 12:10 AM   #194
buho
Moderator
 
buho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Madrid
Posts: 14,879
Likes (Received): 19154

I really don't want to think the worst, but what is it?!?!

31 feet statue of Paul Bunyan in Bangor (Maine)

buho está en línea ahora   Reply With Quote
Old May 15th, 2009, 04:13 AM   #195
Rodhano
Rodhano
 
Rodhano's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Quito
Posts: 613
Likes (Received): 53

Virgin Of "El Panecillo" in Quito, Ecuador

Well, here's one of the Virgin of "El Panecillo" right in the middle of the city of Quito, Ecuador on top of a small hill known as "El Panecillo" which translated into english it would mean "Little bread" due to its shape...

Rodhano no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 15th, 2009, 06:00 AM   #196
Paper Ninja
Registered User
 
Paper Ninja's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 217
Likes (Received): 100

Naypyidaw, Burma

http://the-mound-of-sound.blogspot.c...1_archive.html


http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo...8W3A-gOnI4B5rw
Paper Ninja no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 16th, 2009, 04:08 PM   #197
theprobject
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: bootle merseyside
Posts: 432
Likes (Received): 0

Quote:
Originally Posted by mdiederi View Post
Bamyan Buddhas, Afghanistan (tallest 55m tall)


1963 (wiki)


(wiki)

March 2001 (wiki)


Today (wiki)


Not sure who done this but it is a crime against humanity.
__________________
some of my photos are in negative, its because I like them that way!

loads of pictures of greenfields place and bootle here
http://wraithandjonesproductions.2ks...place-f76.html

its a way of life
http://www.zappa.com/zapparadio/index.html
theprobject no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 16th, 2009, 08:05 PM   #198
ARGYRO
The Edge of Universe
 
ARGYRO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Bogotá D.C.
Posts: 3,159
Likes (Received): 117

Quote:
Originally Posted by theprobject View Post
Not sure who done this but it is a crime against humanity.
Sure it was a crime ... It was the Taliban govermment...
ARGYRO no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 16th, 2009, 10:20 PM   #199
Marcanadian
Moderator
 
Marcanadian's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Toronto
Posts: 13,069
Likes (Received): 2584

It would be cool if this statue was real...

Marcanadian no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old May 17th, 2009, 03:56 AM   #200
parcdesprinces
churches & stadia/arenas
 
parcdesprinces's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Auteuil, Paris XVI | Quercy | Monaco, MC
Posts: 16,672
Likes (Received): 9686

I think you have seen "Lost" season finale this week !!!
parcdesprinces no está en línea   Reply With Quote


Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Related topics on SkyscraperCity


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 05:52 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

SkyscraperCity ☆ In Urbanity We trust ☆ about us | privacy policy | DMCA policy

Hosted by Blacksun, dedicated to this site too!
Forum server management by DaiTengu