Los Angeles could be getting a brand-new skyscraper that’s taller than the Wilshire Grand – the tallest tower in California. The planned skyscraper is 77 stories high and features a mixture of condos, hotel rooms, and commercial space. The future development represents a growing trend of supertall construction as cities […]
New York City’s skyline is constantly changing. By using the Google Maps Street View tool, you can see how the same corner of the city has evolved over the past nine years. An area known as the “last frontier in Manhattan” is now home to the third-tallest building in the […]
London is in the midst of an unprecedented architectural boom, with around 510 tall towers – those with more than 20 stories – planned or under construction in the next decade. Much of this development will take place in the next two years. As new buildings spring up along the […]
September 11, 2019 is the 18th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Centre. The destruction of the Twin Towers left a glaring hole in the New York City skyline. Following the attacks, movies and television shows replaced images of or cut scenes involving the buildings. In the intervening […]
Beijing has deemed 27,000 signs across the city illegal, and intends to remove them all by the end of 2017. This campaign aims to beautify the city’s skyline. The removals come as Beijing also battles to demolish the homes of thousands of rural migrants and workers around the city. Beijing […]
Our common perception of the city is about to change as new skyscrapers are being designed and built.
Needs to get bigger.