Reply To: Cathedrals of Commerce
Not really what the general definition of cathedral of commerce refers to I think it was meant more to describe Corporate office Headquarters such as the Chrystler building in New York or the Deutche Bank towers in Frankfurt.
Symbols of Corporations having reached giant proportiones or speculative developments providing office space for overseas firms in major corporate centres.
The photo of Time Square in New York is a tragedy I would commit suicide or at least emmigrate if Dublin suffered a similar vista. What makes it even more tragic the Quality of the tapered building in the background, which looks stunning in 1920’s B&W photo’s