Originally Posted by Comrade Reynolds
I like the Lotus better. Not that I didn't like the Madeleine Apartments, but I like when modern architecture mixes with historical architecture and I think this will complement the Cathedral quite well.
I agree, to the extent that modern architecture is well designed and finished. The rendering for the Lotus is interesting, but also looks like it has the potential to go south in a hurry if not executed well. I'd hate to end up with something like this on S. Temple across from the Cathedral:
(These are the Kirtland Condos on 300 W., which I believe were converted to apartments after being built)