Brick, Chrome, And Glass (You Can Try Eating)

The Swiss Re building, by Foster and Partners, London.
The Swiss Re building, by Foster and Partners, London.
St. Peter’s Basilica could serve as a giant lemon squeezer of the gods.
St. Peter’s Basilica could serve as a giant lemon squeezer of the gods.
The spire of the Chrysler Building could be made of orange slices.
The spire of the Chrysler Building could be made of orange slices.

In the scrumptious New York Times op-art, “Gastro-Architecture,” Nicholas Blechman sees architectural landmarks through a gastronomical lens. A commercial tower, to him, becomes a block of Swiss cheese; a building, a can of ham; a stadium, a doughnut.

h/t: NYT

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