The Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

Posted by purnosidi
on 11/02/2017
Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

The most 15 buildings with worst architectural design. Don’t want your construction project to end up hideous looking like these 15 buildings? Contact Nikifour now! There are a lot magnificent and mesmerizing architectures in this world. However, just as there is dark and light, evil and goo, cold or hot, there are also hideous looking architectures in this world.

Some of them do have such a great concept on paper, but when that concept is realized into a building, it ends up looking like a huge mess that the only thing they can do is burn said building to the ground and completely start over. Keep reading to 15 hideous looking building as well as to find out a way to ensure your building concept will turn out to be just like you have envisioned, or maybe even better.

1. The Rock, Wellington International Airport in New Zealand

This building is actually one of the latest additions to the infamous Wellington International Airport. Designed by Warren and Mahoney, The Rock is known to be the last addition of 5-year long development. Inspired by a pyramid of steel and made with copper panels which with the aim to catch natural light and resemble a sculpture – however, it ends up looking like a huge pile of goo.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

2. ArcelorMittal Orbit Sculpture in London

Anish Kapoor and Cecil Balmond are the ones who are responsible for this Skyscraper that looks like a tangled junk, we don’t even know what is going on here and what is the inspiration to the design of this 375 ft tall sculpture.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

3. Renmin Ribao Building in Beijing

The People’s Daily Newspaper’s headquarters in Beijing, China has long been the butt of a joke of many people – even the locals! No wonder, the building is shaped just like a penis which caused an uproar. Thankfully the communist newspaper listened and decided to sheath it and build a new one from the ground up.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

4. Frank Gehry’s Australian Blunder

This building is known as Frank Gehry’s first architectural project; made of tons of custom designed bricks to make it look like a treehouse, unfortunately it ended up looking like a building that had just been hit by a gigantic wrecking ball.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

5. The Elephant Building in Bangkok

Elephant is Thailand’s national animal so it’s a no brainer that an elephant also has to be solidified in the form of a building right? This 32 story building may look great on paper, but in reality it looks unpleasant. Ah well, at least it fits a whole lot of offices, language school, and condos.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

6. Scottish Parliament Building in Edinburgh, Scotland

Inspired by one of Henry Raeburn’s painting masterpieces, this building ends up looking odd and too much with its decorative ornaments. Not only does it look weird, it ends up taking $16 million out of the Scottish taxpayers as the ornaments keep falling off and have to be repaired.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

7. Mirador Building in Madrid, Spain

MVRDV, one of the most popular architecture firm in the world, has long been known for its imaginative and futuristic innovation. However, this Mirador building that is made by MVRDV and also Blanca Lleo has no artistic value, nor does it have an aesthetic value. The assymetry that it showcases makes it look jumbled instead of looking distinctive in a good way.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

8. National Library in Pristina, Kosovo

This national library is a proof that adding every attractive looking element you’ve come across to your building doesn’t guarantee you an attractive result. A combination of Islamic architectural with modern sensibility and a Byzantine touch here is a huge miss.

Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

Other than eight of the aforementioned buildings, there are actually a few other buildings that are incredibly unpleasant to the eye, some of them are:

9. Fang Yuan Building in China

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Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

10. Aoyama Technical College in Shibuya

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Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

11. Sharp Center for Design in Toronto

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Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

12. Epi Apartments in Seattle

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13. Antilia Building in Mumbai

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14. Pixel Building in Melbourne

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Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

15. Ryungyong Hotel in Pyongyang

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Most 15 Buildings with Worst Architectural Design

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