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  • "A Safer Building for Oklahoma City"
    -- "It is among the most daunting architecture commissions in the country." (Cheryl Kent, nyt_99.08.22)
  • "Clinton picks Akron native for design"
    -- "Architect Polshek to lead team planning presidential library in Little Rock" (Jim Quinn, bj_99.08.21)

  • "Build First, Ask Later: Hotel Boom Threatens Balance in the Yucatan"
    -- "To understand the overnight transformation of this once-virgin Caribbean coastline ... listen to the developer Roman Rivira Torres.
    'I've never asked for permission ... Just forgiveness.' ..." (Friedland J, wsj_99.08.20)

  • "The government will erect a monument at the Union Buildings to commemorate and celebrate the contribution of women to the struggle for freedom and justice in South Africa, the department of Arts and Culture said on Monday."
    -- "It would hold a competition for the design and erection of the monument with a R50,000 (fifty-thousand) prize for the winning entry ..." (anc_99.08.16)


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    -- "Thierry Despont's clients include Bill Gates, Mickey Drexler, Conrad Black and other titans of the new gilded age. So who cares if rival architects find his work embarrassing?"

    "In architectural circles there's a story about Despont: that he won the contract to design Bill Gates's home by teaching the billionaire how to use a fish knife. " (Nina Munk, nytm_99.08.15)

  • "Celebrating an Architect, Hailing an Artist"
    -- "'People like models,' Mr Meier had predicted with a mischievous smile." (Alan Riding, nyt_99.08.08)
  • "Yale Architecture Dean's Remodeling Job: Himself"
    -- "Slide Show Architecture Chief Sheds Old-Fogy Image" (Iovine JV, nyt_99.07.01)

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