Written by Thomas Stellmach

Taller Than Thou

Taller Than Thou by Thomas Stellmach

Skyscrapers under Construction

Skyscrapers under Construction world wide (screen capture skyscraperpage.com)

Cities are as entangled in global competition as companies, and what a TV Ad is for the car manufacturer, a skyscraper is for a metropolis. You can rank them according to the height of their buildings (or is it the extent of their identity crisis?) on www.skyscraperpage.com. Beautiful.

Rotterdam High Rise

Rotterdam’s Tallest (screen capture skyscraperpage.com)

Also worth a look, but updating their databases right now, is www.skyscrapercity.info. They are always on top featuring pictures of recent developments in their unfortunately often very shallow forum discussions.