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Old October 18th, 2009, 04:55 AM   #41
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Aurora, Shanghai

Ha! Even in a whole thread of golden buildings the Aurora still stands out as a tacky piece of shit!
And you can't even see the hideous neo-classical base...
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Old November 4th, 2009, 12:05 AM   #42
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Here's another one, the Colston Hall in Bristol. Not as big as the others but looks pretty good

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Old November 4th, 2009, 12:25 AM   #43
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Gold glasses: A holy shit excepting in some reduced cases.
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Old November 5th, 2009, 02:02 AM   #44
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That one in Bristol looks good. Thanks for posting.
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Old November 5th, 2009, 11:13 AM   #45
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Groninger Museum, Groningen - The Netherlands:



Pontsteiger, Amsterdam - The Netherlands:



Officebuilding, Laren - The Netherlands:



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Old November 5th, 2009, 12:59 PM   #46
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Is the second one residential?
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Old November 5th, 2009, 04:58 PM   #47
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Yes indeed. More info: Pontsteiger
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Old May 11th, 2010, 12:02 PM   #48
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now..clearly gold is not a good color for building.
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Old May 11th, 2010, 12:22 PM   #49
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I like the top of the Eureka Tower in Melbourne. The glass on the top 10 floors is plated with 24 carat gold.

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Old May 13th, 2010, 12:36 AM   #50
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now..clearly gold is not a good color for building.
I beg to differ.

Wells Fargo Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota:

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Old May 13th, 2010, 12:37 AM   #51
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I like the top of the Eureka Tower in Melbourne. The glass on the top 10 floors is plated with 24 carat gold.
already been posted!
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Old May 13th, 2010, 01:17 AM   #52
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Campbell Centre, Dallas

Also home of the Barnes-Wentworth Oil Company in "Dallas"

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Old May 13th, 2010, 01:45 AM   #53
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they r making some in Islamabad Pakistan n I thought its going to be a disaster.... but looking at couple of pics here it could b good



but i still don't think its a good idea

It's a good idea to add to the developing skyline.
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Old May 13th, 2010, 06:17 AM   #54
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already been posted!
Care factor, nil.
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Old May 13th, 2010, 06:34 AM   #55
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Heres the twump hotel las vegas


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Old May 13th, 2010, 06:42 AM   #56
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Vegas has some nice ones.

Mandalay Bay is one of my favourites.

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Old May 13th, 2010, 07:15 AM   #57
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Im not sure what this is called but its gold and in dubai

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Old May 13th, 2010, 07:21 AM   #58
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Looks like it may just be the sun reflecting off the glass?
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Old May 13th, 2010, 07:25 AM   #59
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Looks like it may just be the sun reflecting off the glass?
I think your right because the building next to it is the same style but not gold
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Old May 13th, 2010, 08:04 AM   #60
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Hansar - Bangkok, Thailand
Doesn't look like it but it is
(gold mesh)


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