[By Tina Koyama in Seattle] Spheres, domes, bubbles, fly eyeballs – they’ve been called many things by locals and tourists alike. They are definitely a head-turning addition to the north downtown Seattle area that is otherwise a canyon of mostly boring, glassy highrises. The spheres are part of Amazon’s brand-new campus of buildings. According to GeekWire, “the unusual buildings will be filled with more than 300 plants, including full-grown trees. It’s designed as a place for Amazon workers to meet, hangout and share ideas.”
Strange as they are, they look quite cool compared to all the ordinary buildings around them. I predict they will be among the most-sketched structures around here in the summer months because they sure are fun to draw!