Recent Asian travels inspired a few works for Arthur Gugick, including a Bagan (Myanmar) inspired structure. The ancient city is known for its hundreds of Buddhist monuments, soaring with beautiful spires.
urbanblocks used pieces from the Big Ben set (10253) to create a stunning cathedral. The church is noted for its three towers, with two at the entry and the largest one at the crossing.
Meet Steve. Steve is a cathedral golem, built by Caleb Flutur for the Summer Joust contest. If a church ever turned into a transformer, this is the result.
Kam Singh is in the process of packaging a custom 3,200 piece LEGO version of Sri Darbar Sahib (Golden Temple) for distribution. The temple is located in Amritsar, India, and is one of the most important pilgrimage site of Sikhism.
Iyan Ha's Catholic Church is quite amazing. Not only is the model stunning both inside and out, but LED light also illuminate the church's stained glass windows.
bricksandtiles constructed a digital model of a Baroque cathedral. The highly detailed model seems to be inspired from St. Peter's Basilica in Rome.
Ben Andrews completed a mini terrace house and Methodist church as gifts for friends and family. Each build is inspired from actual buildings, and the platefig models are packed with plenty of detail.
Rocco Buttliere completed an outstanding 4,000 piece version of Hagia Sophia, located in Istanbul, Turkey. The earth tone palette (sand colors and grays) really makes the architectural components of the 1:650 scale model pop. Of note is the construction of the main dome, which uses Droid legs and sausages to complete the roof.
Anakin Skywalker 2012 built an amazing Gothic cathedral. The model features stunning archways and great part usage in the towers. Unfortunately there is only a single image so we are unable to see any closeup details.
I'm sure most folks have seen Legonardo Davidy's Gothic church, but it's too good not to blog. There are no words to describe the detail and texture of the model, so have a look for yourself below. (I will say I enjoy the spire!)