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New City Center

By artcubis

View of the towering glass buildings and sky train of the New City Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

The $8 Billion Dollar CityCenter is the largest single privately funded development in the world.
City-Within-A-City, this 67 acre complex on the Las Vegas Strip, by MGM Mirage.

Opened less than a year ago, comprises of 2 non-gaming hotels: The Vdara and the Mandarin Oriental which offer wellness centers, relaxation, pampering, and SPA ...
while the 3rd hotel The Aria is a vibrant exciting gaming property, adjacent to the Crystal Mall, accross from the Miracle Mile shopping complex.

This New City Center has received numerous awards for the latest state of the art energy saving, water conservation, and recycling technology incorporated in the architectural design. Modern architecture at its best.


p.s. this photo was taken in January 2010 within days that it opened.

Tags: Street photography Photo journalism General Architecture Aria Las vegas New city center Vdara Mandarin oriental Krystal mall

Voters: Buffalo_Tom, mishu78, jabe and 25 more


mishu78 10 Canada
1 Dec 2010 6:09AM
Great shot Catherine!Totaly different side of Las Vegas from you usually see on TV or brochures.

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jabe 9 10 4 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 6:13AM
a wonderful photograph,the architecture is superb for photography the way the glass catches the sky in its curves.Such a clean space age place to be,love this picture.
1 Dec 2010 6:28AM
Great shot Catherine -

brilliant Cath
Very futuristic architecture.
A great photo.
tashi 9 2
1 Dec 2010 10:04AM
Absolutely fantastic architectural image! Excellent shot. Thanks for sharing.
Maiwand 12 3 73 England
1 Dec 2010 1:27PM
Incredible shot Catherine. With all that glass and pristine cleanliness it looks very much like some space age city ( which I suppose it is in a way ! ). Excellent composition.
taggart Plus
15 47 13 United States
1 Dec 2010 1:33PM
A beautifully made image, a place I would like to explore! Good eyes!
VivienO 9 1 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 6:20PM
Great composition and colours
brilliant and yes cath the mouth is female.......
artcubis 12 6 United States
1 Dec 2010 6:47PM
Thanks for all the positive comments on this futuristic city - the architects designed it with the latest energy saving, water conservation and recycling considerations in mind.
This is the New Las Vegas

cantona43 Plus
14 927 4 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 7:20PM
what a stunning capture Catherine, would love to visit LA one day, the reflections you have captured in the windows are spot on a pleasure to view
1 Dec 2010 7:53PM
great futuristic city. Got to go to VEGAS !!!

agingrocker 10 28 1
1 Dec 2010 9:21PM
Super composition
andylea 11 37 1 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 11:41PM
fantastic detail and reflections a stunning capture nice one Wink
debu 9 India
2 Dec 2010 1:18AM
Great capture.
2 Dec 2010 3:17AM
Excellent shot! Great composition and I like the reflection!
2 Dec 2010 4:19PM
great image, stunning architecture.
PaulLiley 10 2 13 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2010 10:34PM
Great compo of this stunning scene Catherine. Paul
madbilly 11 1 4 England
3 Dec 2010 6:48AM
This one looks like a scene from a sci fi movie, great stuff

4 Dec 2010 12:41AM
Great image Cath, lovely lead in from the bottom right.

acousticmist 9 10 1 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2010 9:46AM
A beautiful image, should be called the glass city.............Martin

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