While the focus of Anakin Skywalker 2012's model is the Hong Kong Star Ferry, I would like everyone to take a moment and appreciate the skyline in the background. Such famed buildings as the International Commerce Center and HSBC Headquarters are constructed with great techniques.
A little while ago Jay B completed a great replica of the Las Vegas skyline. The model includes Trump Tower, Stratosphere, Bellagio and the Fountains of Bellagio, MGM Grand and Caesars Palace.
Weilong Yao created a unique grayscale skyline filled with great part usages. The mini Shanghai model comes with five landmarks, the Shanghai International Conference Center, Oriental Pearl Tower, Jin Mao Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center, and Shanghai Tower.
ZiO Chao returned to building framed skyline by creating the Petronas Towers, located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Petronas Towers are framed by lesser towers, and the entire model is only a few bricks in depth.
I haven't blogged any skylines lately so here are two from San Jose City (Costa Rica) and Toronto. The San Jose City skyline, built by LegoFan_506, includes the National Museum & Democratic Plaza, Costa Rican Department of Social Security and Culture Plaza, National Theater, and Metropolitan Park and National Stadium. tfcrafter1's Toronto skyline includes First Canadian Place, Toronto City Hall, CN Tower, … Continue reading Two Skylines
Marina Stamboli competed in the recent Rebrick contest by entering the Athens skyline. The model includes Olympic Stadium, The Acropolis Museum and the Parthenon with Statue of Athena.
A little while ago Anthony Forsberg built two great skylines of Las Vegas and San Francisco. Las Vegas Excalibur, MGM Grand, Bellagio, and the Stratosphere Tower. San Francisco The Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Coit Tower, Palace of Fine Arts, 555 California St. and the Transamerica Pyramid. This model "Best Microscale" at Brick by the Bay 2017.
Flanagan Brothers Inc. designed the North Pole skyline for the Rebrick contest but never entered the model. The skyline includes a train pulling into the North Pole, a gingerbread castle, Santa's sleigh flying, and a toy factory.
Four more skylines today! Beijing Toltomeja - Olympic Park Observation Tower, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, and CCTV Building. Canberra microbricks - Black Mountain Tower, Australian War Memorial, Water Jet on Lake Burley Griffin, Old Parliament House, and Australian Parliament House. Norfolk Mark - CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt, Dominion Tower, Chrysler Museum Campus with the Florentijn Hofman Giant … Continue reading Four More Skylines
It's getting pretty difficult to keep up with all of the great skylines posted around the web. I happened to stumble across three more skylines, covering international locations (all built for the Rebrick contest). Helsinki Jussi Koskinen - Helsinki Olympic Stadium , Parliament House Main Railway Station, and Helsinki Cathedral. Dallas Dwight Neal - Old Courthouse, Bank of … Continue reading Three More Skylines