Tuesday, November 03, 2009

The best tall building of 2009



Here in Glasgow we're all becoming attuned to any mention of Steven Holl Architects following the practice's award of first prize (together with Scottish firm JM Architects) to design a new building for the Glasgow School of Art. Holl's 'Linked Hybrid' skyscraper in Beijing has been named by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat as the 'Best Tall Building Overall' for 2009, and the story is covered online by the Chicago Tribune's architecture critic, Blair Kamin.
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