Chong Eu’s Komtar & limp phallic symbols

Pix: Komtar– Photo credit, Incidentally, Komtar — the building that Penangites dubbed ‘phallic symbol’, as it was erected when there were no other skyscrapers yet on the island — was designed by the architect Lim Chong Keat, younger brother to Chong Eu. A poor track record of maintaining the building further compounds the problems, … Continue reading