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Ugliest building in every state, according to people who live there

Business Insider Logo By Leanna Garfield of Business Insider | Slide 1 of 52:  Architecture is a form of art. When a city constructs a new building, it should add beauty to its streetscape. But that doesn't always happen. Every town across the United States likely has a tower, a government complex, or an office building that residents wish never went up. Business Insider asked readers to name the one architectural eyesore they loathe in their state. Responses ranged from a building that looks like a giant wooden basket to a hotel painted solid gold. The most unpopular buildings - two that were named by nearly a dozen readers - were Boston's City Hall, a concrete structure that one person described as "depressing," and Manhattan's 432 Park Avenue, a skyscraper that another reader said resembles "a very tall trashcan." Here are the ugliest buildings in every US state, plus Washington, DC:

Ugliest building in every state, according to people who live there

Architecture is a form of art. When a city constructs a new building, it should add beauty to its streetscape.

But that doesn't always happen. Every town across the United States likely has a tower, a government complex, or an office building that residents wish never went up.

Business Insider asked readers to name the one architectural eyesore they loathe in their state. Responses ranged from a building that looks like a giant wooden basket to a hotel painted solid gold.

The most unpopular buildings - two that were named by nearly a dozen readers - were Boston's City Hall, a concrete structure that one person described as "depressing," and Manhattan's 432 Park Ave., a skyscraper that another reader said resembles "a very tall trashcan."

Click through this slide show to see the ugliest buildings in every state, plus Washington, DC..

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