World architecture... what's happening generally....


Postby shadow » Tue Sep 09, 2003 9:15 am

Increasingly the early part of the 21st century appears to much like the 1960's, undisciplined media friendly images. The challenge to be a more attractive city is leading to more and more outrageous statments of intent. Where is the architecture......

This is the winner for a new Walsall waterfront... All around us there is a new "international style" which is defined by a predominant interest in surface and texture, fueled by CGI it appears that whatever you can think of it can be built or at least attempted. Glass in all its variations has become the wrap for the era, we were here before.......
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