Sunday, 30 October 2016

Mahanankorn inauguration 29aug2016

Mahanankorn inauguration 29aug2016

Mahanakorn construction site has been dominating the skyline of Bangkok for years and can be seen from up to 20 km distance.

From Baan Chaophraya:



From The Ascott Sathorn:



From Chao Phraya river boat:



A friend told me about inaguration on 29aug2016 and told me about tests for the light show in the days before. http://www.gaythailand.com/forums/topic/10521-29aug2016-lightshow-at-mahanakon/

Thus, I went twice on 28 and 29aug2019 and took pictures from old cemetery in Silom Soi 9:



 
From BTS Chong Nonsi:


The complete building after inauguration in daylight:

 
Movie of inauguration light show:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S6kUDwvB6Z8
About the architecture: http://www.domain.com.au/news/thailands-new-tallest-building-mahanakhon-is-designed-to-look-unfinished-20160905-gr8run/

update 27feb2017:
http://www.khaosodenglish.com/life/arts/2016/08/30/sex-drugs-boredom-under-skin-of-mahanakhon/

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