Pep Quilez
Más ideas de Pep
A winter sports resort in the North Caucasus, Dombai, Kabardino-Balkaria, circa 1985. Photo taken by Frederic Chaubin for Taschen’s book Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed

A winter sports resort in the North Caucasus, Dombai, Kabardino-Balkaria, circa 1985. Photo taken by Frederic Chaubin for Taschen’s book Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed

The World’s Worst Building: After the crumbling of the Communist bloc and the deterioration of the North Korean economy, construction halted after the outside of the hotel was complete. What remained for almost 2 decades was a window-less, empty shell of the hotel in the middle of Pyongyang, which media outlets called “The Worst Building in the World”,”Hotel of Doom” and “Phantom Hotel”.

The World’s Worst Building: After the crumbling of the Communist bloc and the deterioration of the North Korean economy, construction halted after the outside of the hotel was complete. What remained for almost 2 decades was a window-less, empty shell of the hotel in the middle of Pyongyang, which media outlets called “The Worst Building in the World”,”Hotel of Doom” and “Phantom Hotel”.

Celebrating soviet architecture / @Architectural Digest | AD goes inside Frédéric Chaubin's fascinating new book, Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed | The Poplakov Café (1976), built atop the Dnieper river in the Ukraine | #sovieticarquitectura

Celebrating soviet architecture / @Architectural Digest | AD goes inside Frédéric Chaubin's fascinating new book, Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed | The Poplakov Café (1976), built atop the Dnieper river in the Ukraine | #sovieticarquitectura

Celebrating soviet architecture / @Architectural Digest | AD goes inside Frédéric Chaubin's fascinating new book, Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed | The Chisinau circus (1981) in Moldova, by Semyon Shoikhet and A. Kirichenko | #sovieticarquitectura

Celebrating soviet architecture / @Architectural Digest | AD goes inside Frédéric Chaubin's fascinating new book, Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed | The Chisinau circus (1981) in Moldova, by Semyon Shoikhet and A. Kirichenko | #sovieticarquitectura

Celebrating soviet architecture / @Architectural Digest | AD goes inside Frédéric Chaubin's fascinating new book, Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed | The Chisinau circus (1981) in Moldova, by Semyon Shoikhet and A. Kirichenko | #sovieticarquitectura

Celebrating soviet architecture / @Architectural Digest | AD goes inside Frédéric Chaubin's fascinating new book, Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed | The Chisinau circus (1981) in Moldova, by Semyon Shoikhet and A. Kirichenko | #sovieticarquitectura