Gallery: Drawings for Jean Nouvel’s Shorter MoMA Tower Verre Have Been ...

The previously controversial “crown” of the tower has also been scaled down in the new design. Some see the changes as a travesty against modern architecture, reducing its brilliance with its height reduction. Either way, the once shelved plans have
The previously controversial “crown” of the tower has also been scaled down in the new design. Some see the changes as a travesty against modern architecture, reducing its brilliance with its height reduction. Either way, the once shelved plans have become closer to being a reality, and the Torre Verre will add new allure to Midtown.

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  1. ohmisha September 15, 2013 at 2:42 pm

    How does the City Planning Commission justify imposing their taste-by-commitee!? Travesty indeed!…
    Striking project on its surface.
    Wish the Plan notes were legible