Monday, June 23, 2008

Building expectations

How do you sell the scale and feel of a new piece of architecture to a city? In Berlin they build a corner and then finish it off with a virtual building made of printed vinyl. Unfortunately the one pictured above looks like it’s going to be a retro look-alike but we assume they do this sort of thing for contemporary buildings too. Behind these enormous 3D computer drawings it’s all just scaffolding and weeds. As usual, you can click on the image to get a bigger version