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17 of the most monumental architectural photos you'll see

By Matthew Oxley | 3 years 12 months ago

 

"I don't think that architecture is only about shelter, is only about a very simple enclosure. It should be able to excite you, to calm you, to make you think."

- Zaha Hadid 

 

"Architecture is not based on concrete and steel and the elements of the soil. It’s based on wonder." 

– Daniel Libeskind

 

The 2018 Sony World Photography Awards is recieving some fantastic entries, but as well as featuring some of our favourites from the current competition, each Thursday we'll be looking back over the last three years and choosing the best images from across a range of categories.

This week we take a look at some of the best commended, shortlisted and winning Architecture photos...

 

 

 

 

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