When Buildings Fight Back

To be fair, it depends on where you stand.

Voted the “Carbuncle Cup” by Building Design (BD) magazine, as the worst building of 2015, 20 Fenchurch Street, or Walkie-Talkie’s, egg frying, car-melting antics came to an end when Brise-soleils (Louvres) were fitted during October 2014.

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This outstanding design by Rafael Viñoly presents challenges to architectural photographers; that makes it one of my favourites in the square-mile.

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This impressive building beacons to be photographed, yet its unfamiliar shape can cause a lack of visual understanding.

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