wooootles completed the 42" (107cm) 505 Wasabi apartment tower. The contemporary skyscraper has over 6000 pieces and many amenities such as a roof top swimming pool and Dunkin Donuts.
Jet Kwan built a micro version of Taipei 101, located in Taipei, Taiwan. The model makes great use of sand green elements, and marks the 12th model of Jet's architectural completed in 2017.
Rocco Buttliere updated his 2011 model of the US Bank Tower. The 1x1 columns were previously unsupported but now are attached every few floors by 1x5 technic plates. Additionally some street level details have been updated as well as the red US Bank logo.
Rocco Buttliere's latest 1:650 scale model is Lake Point Tower, located near the shores of Lake Michigan. The 3700 piece model is Rocco's first Chicago building of 2017.
Jet Kwan built a nanoscale model of Hong Kong's International Commerce Center. The simple model uses 2x4 tiles to achieve the skyscraper but is really effective and recognizable.
Elspeth De Montes built the Milan skyscraper of Bosco Verticale. The "green" residential tower is a redesign of an earlier LEGO version, with many great improvements in the update.
The Primalglimse at Forty, drawn by Archilles Gildo Rizzoli in 1938, inspired Erwin te Kortschot to recreate a 3D model. I'd say the model is pretty well replicated, as you can see from the drawing below.
Sheo. built a great tower with an unusual name. "Nasty Tower" is anything but with its incredible weaving pattern. The technique is achieved by connected vertical stripes to a polygonal core.
Jussi Koskinen's version of the Empire State Building is like the model in the official New York City Skyline, only much larger (and better). The 1/1400 scale model extensively uses grille tiles, as in Jussi's previous model of the Willis Tower.
Tom continued to add to his Micropolis layout by adding two more buildings, both inspired from Chicago architecture. The first building is inspired from the Century Building while the second is inspired from the Consumer Building (both located on S State St). Ironically each of the Micropolis builds is named after the inspiration for the other.