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Old Posted May 8, 2007, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Master Shake View Post
Yes, Foster's design, especially compared to his WTC proposal is uninspired at best. I find it dated and uninventive.

Most architectural critics, New York Times, New Yorker, Metropolis, panned the Silverstein's final designs. I had very high hopes for these buildings, as did most New Yorkers.

They will most likely be perfectly respectable corporate headquarters, but they do not provide a vision for the World. They could have.

They should have.
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