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Old Posted Apr 30, 2018, 10:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Prezrezc View Post
I know these are ideas that've been thrown around in years past; but I hope the first two for sure don't get zombified.

In order:

1. Hot-ass mess.

2. Contextually dissonant, aesthetically vulgar, proportionally inappropriate and visually disconcerting, all on a monumental scale yet to be fully ascertained.

3. Could work; but lose the blue glass and the overdone skeletonized spandrel motif...IOW, the (not too) odd polygon idea with a snappy façade such as can be found in Melbourne or TO, provided ESB's presence is duly respected.

Obviously they wouldn't recycle those exact proposals for this site, but Foster is well capable, as is Bjark Ingels BIG, which may or may not still be on.
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