Thursday, April 11, 2013

Rothschic














One of the nicer buildings to have been completed in London during these past 5 years of Western financial meltdown has to be the Rothschild HQ in the City by OMA. It's refined understated tastlefulfess and dignity are only marred by the distastefulness of opening such a building during a financial crisis. The Guardian has a nice critique below:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2011/nov/27/new-court-rothschild-koolhaas-oma-review