In 2012 Jonathan Grzywacz completed a 36" (91cm) model of 15 Central Park West for an exhibition. The 30,000 piece model took 200 hours to build and design, and was part of the LEGO Architecture: Towering Ambition display alongside the famed LEGO architect Adam Reed Tucker.
Deep Shen redesigned their first MOC of the Empire State Building. The updated skyscraper has a 32x64 stud footprint, uses 20,000 pieces, and is over 6 feet (almost 2m) in height.
Rocco Buttliere's latest model is the proposed Two World Trade Center in New York City. The skyscraper was designed by BIG architects, and the model will be on display at a BIG exhibition at the LEGO Houses in Billund later this month. The LEGO version of Two WTC consists of seven modules that are connected … Continue reading Two World Trade Center
Mark S.' third building (second posted) is the CNA Center, built in 1:1000 scale. The two buildings combine for 1200 pieces and feature extensive use of grille tiles. One of the more hidden details in the construction of columns at street level, which are composed of technic axles.
Rocco Buttliere and Spencer Rezkalla continue to inspire a generation of LEGO architecture builders. Most recently Mark S. built a 1:1000 scale Empire State Building, and though it has great detail the model is a break from the 1:650 scale of Rocco's and Spencer's models.
wooootles' third skyscraper is Corporate Plaza, a 10 story office building located in the Wasabi district. The 5,000 piece model is built in a Modern style, emphasized by the strong but clean vertical lines.
Today we are announcing the Skyscraper build challenge with BriXtar! With this challenge you can build a LEGO skyscraper creation of any scale and any height as long as the building doesn’t exceed 12 studs in length or width. The winner will receive the 21039 Shanghai Skyline including the impressive skyscrapers Shanghai World Financial Center and … Continue reading ArchBrick/BriXtar Skyscraper Challenge!
Erwin te Kortschot completed a model of ADAM Tower in Amsterdam for Kawneer, a supplier of architectural aluminum. The model was built for show at the Polyclose exhibition in Belgium.
The Montgomery Ward Tower (Chicago) inspired /zux to create their own skyscraper. The building is actually the what of many stages, as the body of the tower eventually combined with a crown and base to form a historic style skyscraper.
ilive completed a skyscraper as the start of a future project. Could this be the start of a futuristic diaroma? Stay tuned for more updates.