Saturday, May 3, 2008

LA Real Estate Mogul Plans to Light Up Blade Runner-Style Billboards

"Wasn’t Blade Runner supposed to depict a bleak, dystopian future? Someone really should tell Sonny Astani. The 55-year-old real estate mogul is planning to bring 2019 Los Angeles to life in the form of two 14-story animated billboards modeled on Ridley Scott’s opening sequence. “I saw Blade Runner at least five times,” says Astani, whose empire encompasses thousands of Southern California apartment units. “The billboards always struck me."
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Imagine living next to this: The Dexia building in Brussels

1 comment:

Tim Noble said...

Personally prefer the open countryside, woodlands and stunning landscapes....that's what I call awesome.