These cityscapes are by artist Jordan Carlyle. They feature New York in all of its glory. The vertical lines in many of the cityscapes add dimension to the image. Somehow, this addition of texture makes the busy image less so. The vertical organization cancels out some of the random building shape.

New York cityscapes are always awe-inspiring. Jordan Carlyle's are particularly interesting and full of life.

Implications - Now that the economic downturn has come and gone, consumers are feeling jubilant about their long-term prosperity. These consumers are looking to express their confidence and positivity with bold status symbols. Companies should cater to this sentiment to nurture a more meaningful relationship with the brand.