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Architectural follies (pt 286)

The Paddington Pole may be history, but there’s another monstrosity on the way. Simon Jenkins uncovers a new threat to the London skyline. Eager to dress it up as “art”, [Renzo] Piano is quoted in the Architects’ Journal mouthing the usual architect’s … Continue reading

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Saving the London skyline

Fresh from taking part in another “whither the capital” debate, Simon Jenkins ponders what is beginning to look like a losing battle: I find debating high buildings with an audience dominated by architects is like debating solar energy with oil … Continue reading

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