"Earthscraper" (inverted skyscraper) in Mexico City tickles the imagination

I’m not someone who thinks a lot about architecture — but this got my attention and tickled my fancy. BNKR design in Mexico City has come up with something that at first sounds a bit on the creepy side — but upon examination is quite oool — a 1000 foot deep inverted skyscraper in the center of Mexico City that will house the Historic Society, Museums, and plenty of office and retail space in an underground city type arrangement that includes an open central space with bridges and a thousand foot drop.

Click to enlarge the image below and get a full overview of this project:

And here is an interesting article providing details:
http://dvice.com/archives/2011/09/earthscraper-co.php

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