Originally Posted by Harley613
It looks exactly like the Desmarais building at Ottawa U but twice as tall. How original.
Originally Posted by Kitchissippi
This was my first though as well!!
While most of us appreciate a subtle nod to famous/significant architecture or architects... (See: PanAm Building in NYC and a dozen others modeled in it's light, or Sears Tower in Chicago, or anything that had FL Wright
influences) however, THIS is bordering on design plagiarism and it's almost embarrassing.
While i agree the building is somewhat appealing, you can't recreate a building, add floors and balconies and call it new. In another city, this might go unnoticed, but 10 blocks away!?!