Photo: Eric Kilby, Pencil Building
Pencil Tower = Extremely slender skyscraper with aspect ration of greater then 1:10
Pencil towers and issues around urban inequality and density – Critics say that the proliferation of modern, wafer-thin skyscrapers are symbols of rising urban inequality. Also: Are levels of density in our cities making us ill? And what’s the impact of short-term letting on urban affordability?