Nov 22 2013
ARCHITECTONIC at DFBRL8R
When our web designer told us that our blog needed to have specific categories that people could search, we said, “great.” We write about all sorts of stuff, just give us categories, and we’ll give you blog posts. We can handle it.
But now that we’re several weeks, and several posts, in, it’s become very apparent … Continue reading
Nov 13 2013
The Return of the Chicago Spire
Right on the heels of a spurious ruling that our coveted Willis Tower is nolonger the tallest building in North America, there’s news that the ill-fated Chicago Spire may be triumphantly rising like a phoenix from a circular, flooded, hole on the banks of Lake Michigan.
For those who don’t remember, back in the Summer of … Continue reading
Nov 09 2013
Awaiting Council on Tall Buildings to Confirm Superiority of Willis Tower
Any day now, the Chicago-based Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat will issue a deciding ruling on which building is taller: the Willis Tower or, up-and-comer, One World Trade Center. Experts will tell you it comes down to a technical ruling on the categorization of World Trade Center’s upper mast as either a spire … Continue reading