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Old Posted Jul 19, 2014, 4:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Eveningsong View Post
I think this could be a stunning building depending on the materials. A pale beige facade would be wonderful here.
Probably a limestone facade.

EDIT: Kamin says that Stern will probably use precast concrete panels instead of limestone.
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With due care, precast can be a handsome cladding material - unfortunately, we've seen some bad iterations recently in Chicago.