Unequal Skylines For An Unequal Nation

Dec 2, 2014
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What would our cities look like if wealth was represented by the height of buildings? Here's Chicago...

Over the summer, designer and blogger Nickolay Lamm re-envisioned New York's skyline such that the height of buildings represented the wealth of the people who inhabited them. The art was striking, and exposed the city's vast inequalities. "I feel a lot of people look at New York's skyline and think, 'that's where dreams happen, that's where dreams are made," he says.

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