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Twisting Skyscraper, A Sight To See in Canada

Written on December 17, 2012 by Lulu

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The "Absolute Towers" is a gradually rotating skyscrapers that was designed by Chinese firm, MAD Architects.

A new landmark has given life to , Canada’s urban landscape. The “” has already been completed and it is a sight to behold.

Nicknamed the “Marilyn Monroe towers”, this towering building is not your regular skyscraper. It twists and is known for its curves. The twin structure has a gradually rotating oval floors. Each towers measure at around 492 and 557 feet.

It was designed by China’s design firm, .

“Despite its landmark status, the emphasis is not solely on height. Our design features a continuous balcony that surrounds the whole building, eliminating the vertical barriers traditionally used in high rise architecture. The entire building by different degrees at different levels, corresponding with the surrounding scenery. Our aim is to provide for each residential unit, and to get city dwellers in touch with the natural elements and reawaken their appreciation of nature.”

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