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Old October 5th, 2005, 06:53 PM   #41
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lucky you. in my country they do it in such amaterish way! and of curse they use flurescent colours (idiots)
This is such a serbian comment... and you know it's not true. Indeed, there are a few, unfortunately big, buildings which have been made to look like a setting for the new episode of loony toons (studentski trg, knez mihajlova, zavod za intelektualnu svojinu, etc..) but there are also a lot of good examples.. so instead of this remark, maybe showing the good examples would be a refreshing idea?!
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Old October 14th, 2005, 08:03 PM   #42
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Krakow

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Gdansk

'Zbrojownia' - photos by @Papaj :








Wroclaw

Opera :






some other examples from Wroclaw :








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Old October 14th, 2005, 08:22 PM   #43
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That building in Gdansk looks MUCH better. I remember seeing a picture of it in my history book how it looked like a few years ago...glad to see it restored to its full beauty!
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Old October 20th, 2005, 01:33 AM   #45
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Warsaw

renovated XIX cent. fountain :



Szczecin

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Old November 16th, 2005, 02:49 AM   #46
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Wroclaw

Opera




Krakow

Old Town square :



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Old November 16th, 2005, 05:27 AM   #47
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what are the tents in the main squre for? did they find some thing under ground?
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Old November 16th, 2005, 10:01 AM   #48
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what are the tents in the main squre for? did they find some thing under ground?
Yes- the tents are to protect archeological works.

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You can find more info here :

http://www.krakow-rynek.pl/
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Old November 17th, 2005, 03:45 PM   #49
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WOW... the lithuanian electricity building is by far the best example i've seen of such reconstruction.

how bout this one in Tallinn:
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Old November 18th, 2005, 01:13 AM   #50
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what are the tents in the main squre for? did they find some thing under ground?
10 centuries of history lie under the market square ;-)
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Old November 18th, 2005, 12:28 PM   #51
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Some more photos from Kanonicza street in Krakow :

by @oralB :









two examples from Lodz :




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It’s not my city but I will pot it anyway
Some from Sarajevo






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Old November 19th, 2005, 04:11 AM   #54
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Here is a pic I took.

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Old November 20th, 2005, 03:24 AM   #55
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That is just amazing, i especially love the glass roof.
Horrible , the old roof looked better. Why destroy such a nice looking older building by adding a roof which does not suit the olde building. I agree with the painting and repair though

I also think reparing commie blocks with glass facades is often a bad idea. Some will look just like Bauhaus with a little paint and care I mean the example of Estonia by ch1le. The old was better. They should have left it and repaired the really horrible commieblocks not that building
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Old November 20th, 2005, 04:04 PM   #56
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Another example from Warsaw by @Vars :

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Revitalization of Wilanow palace in Warsaw :


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Old February 8th, 2006, 01:35 AM   #57
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Gdansk

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some other recent examples of revitalization from Gdansk :




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Look what they're doing in Rynok Square!

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Old March 18th, 2006, 11:58 PM   #59
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Warsaw

revitalization of Marszalkowska street has just started

photos from today by lkmiec :








Krakow

revitalization of Florianska street

photos from 8th March by juunior :





revitalization of the Old Town square

photos by juunior (February and March) :



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some new examples of revitalization from Krakow






by junnior :







old town square revitalization ny junnior:






Florianska street by junnior :




Planty park by junnior :



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