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Architecture of Star Wars Team | June 16, 2009

The Architect’s Journal takes a look at their favorite architectural works in Star Wars from the Ewoks’ Bright Tree Village on Endor to the Death Star itself. The article also explains where you can see its influence in buildings on our own planet.

Here’s what Architects Journal had to say about the buildings of Cloud City:

The simple and elegant 16-kilometre wide Cloud City sits high above the planet Bespin. Proprietor Lando Calrissian oversees a well-appointed luxury resort district on its upper levels, complete with hotels and casinos. Echoes of the saucer-shaped structure can be seen on Earth in John Lautner’s Chemosphere House.

Read the full article here:
Top 10: The architecture of Star Wars