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posted by zerobyproxy
on May 22, 2007 -
A growing crop of towers pushing 2,000 feet: though just shy itself, the much-redesigned Freedom Tower
is finally under construction for completion in 2011; but there is also the stunning Fordham Spire
, approved in Chicago
, that will rise to 2,000 feet by 2010. Moscow is planning the tallest tower in Europe
, while there are a number of sightseeing
towers under construction in Asia. In Dubai, two towers under construction (despite worker protests
) are racing
to be the world's tallest, both are keeping their final heights secret, but will likely be over half a mile in height -- the Burj Dubai
and the Al Burj
. As previously discussed
, there are great illustrations comparing buildings both built
and under construction
. Bring on Frank Lloyd Wright's The Illinois
posted by blahblahblah
on May 16, 2006 -
A Tale of Two Cities: Chicago and New York This exhibition of more than 150 black-and-white photographs represents a cross-section of the thousands of significant buildings that are protected by local landmark designation in Chicago and New York City. The story of how this came to pass is both as similar and as different as the cities themselves.
posted by vacapinta
on Sep 7, 2002 -