London : gherkin
Manhattan : Whitney
Sydney : eco-house
Seattle : cool house
Seattle : bling-bling
Boston : Moses scheme
Beijing: int'l caravan
Sydney : Cove
Boston : Fan Pier
Boston : Allston
- "Despite Rumors, CCTV Project Will Proceed As Scheduled"
-- "Yet according to officials and architects involved with the project,
the CCTV project will remain on schedule."
(Daniel Elsea, arec_04.08.13)
- "Olympic officials: No change in Beijing's building plans."
-- "Beijing Olympic organizers pledged Thursday that
suspended building work
on projects for the 2008 Games would soon be resumed,
according to today's China Daily."
- "Was It Worth It?"
-- "After six years, interventions, delays, an almost 11-fold price increase,
two deaths, resignations and an inquiry,
the new Scottish parliament is at last complete.
But will the new Holyrood complex ever live down its
difficult birth ?"
(Charles Jencks, sh_04.08.08)
- "The new building is a second chance for the parliament
MSPs must now raise their game to match their location."
-- "The first five years of
have not impressed the public." (Iain Macwhirter, sh_04.08.08)
- "Toying with Uncle Sam"
-- "Rem Koolhaas designs a public library in Seattle and
an exclusive Prada shop in Beverly Hills.
Both play with ideas of public space, he says.
'Can he be serious?"
(Kester Rattenbury, bd_04.08.06)
- "China suspends work on Olympics 'bird nest'"
-- "Fancy stadium to be redesigned to lower costs as part of central government's drive to curb
'white elephant' projects."
- "'You've got to have faith'"
-- "What with launching a lawsuit against the developer of the Ground Zero site
and learning that the V&A's Spiral Gallery may never get built,
you might think Daniel Libeskind has had a tough fortnight."
(Jonathan Glancey, gua_04.08.04)