This is a tour of a Lego rendering of Diaspar,
the principal setting of The City and the Stars.
Click here to change your point of view.

(Lego is a restricted trademark of The Lego Group, which does not sponsor or endorse this site.)



Me clockwork-orange-Alex-like, with the fractal Menger sponge.


Odd angles.


Overviews.





Vertical pan:
blue tower, through the arch-building, white binary tree.
Top photo was published by the Royal Society of Chemistry.


The black tower.


A seaport office complex?
Not likely in Diaspar, when the oceans dried up
at some point in the last billion years,
but one can dream...


Credits:
Inspiration:
Arthur C. Clarke, The City and the Stars, ISBN 1568494181
Detail photos:
Daryl Sweeney
Prototype CGI code:
Michel Goudeseune
Budget nonspecialpurpose Lego bricks:
K-Mart
Batch image processor:
IrfanView
Design:
Camille Goudeseune