Where form meets function

London-based artist Pat Vale’s latest illustration, Colossus, is a fitting title given the scale with which it was drawn. Having previously etched out the Lower Manhattan skyline from the perspective of the Empire State Building back in 2012, Vale is no stranger to freehand sketching of such extensive proportions. Only this time, his aerial panorama of New York takes him further uptown, where the city’s most defining structures – including the Freedom Tower and Chrysler Building – stand tall and proud.

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