Originally Posted by O-tacular
Haha thanks! Glad to entertain. Do you work at an architecture firm? Or do you just happen to work with other architecture nerds?
In a heritage, landscape architecture and environmental studies firm, yep. We're real professional (well we try) but geeks when it comes to architecture, especially the ugly one. Many of us are from Laval (though not me, fortunately haha). Your images always bring general laughter. If you come to Montreal, write me! I am sure my peeps would LOVE to meet the famous creator of Clockzilla
Sure Laval is a blossoming field, full of gems. But it's not the only ugly place around ;-)
In my hometown, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, 3 of the main boulevards are major eyesores (rue Saint-Jacques, boulevard Saint-Luc and route 133). If you explore them carefully, you find diamonds, such as these :
La Boucherie... in our beloved caca-d'oie green
Chez Dan, a secular potato joint that probably was handcrafted from papier-mâché :
The guy used to hold a coke and a hot dog. He had to adapt to the economic cycles I guess