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The Forum Hotel in Krakow, Poland, is another example of how communist architects simply couldn't resist lifting ugly buildings off the ground.

Balfron Tower, E14 0QT. Designed by Erno Goldfinger, 1965.

The Balfron Tower / Pic: Simon Terrill. The brutalist tower designed by Erno Goldfinger has been used for a series of different artistic endeavors lately, including an overnight production of Macbeth. Go at sunset for unusual views over south east London.

Soviet architecture

Frédéric Chaubinexplains to OUGH! how he developed this almost obsessive relationship with a series of indecipherable constructions of the former Soviet Union and the symbolism they held for the regime right before its irreversible downfall.

concrete

abandonedstructures: “ Abandoned bunker located in Albania. Built during the regime of the dictator Enver Hoxha, the socialist leader of Albania from 1944 to who was paranoid about his country.