Re: An Architectural Travesty

01/31/06 - posted by Nick & Tanya

We seem to vote on an abstract idea that becomes perverted and reinterpreted by some "visionary". It seems to be an almost Communist plan.

"Tear down the old world and build a new one in it's place"

But then even Joseph Stalin did not approve the destruction of some of Moscow's historical buildings.

Also what is that horrid flourescent orange I-beam tripod in front of the Legion of Honour? Im sure Alma Spreckels & James Rolph Jr. would cringe at what metal monsters we have sprouted up in the "Paris of the West".

Next is the mirror plated Laguna Honda replacement !!
Seems SF wants to wipe out any architecture designed by the Reid Bros.

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