ABSOLUTE TOWERS | MAD Architects | Archinect
Modernism has a famous motto: A house is a machine for living in. However, as we increasingly leave the machine age behind, we are left with a question: what message should architecture convey? What is the house of today? Going beyond the functional logic of modernism, the design expresses the...
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Toronto City Hall No 7
In 1957 an international competition was held for a design of a new city hall. A total of 520 designs were received from 42 different countries. The winner of the competition was Finnish architect Viljo Revell. In 1965 Toronto's fourth city hall opened and still serves as the home of the city's council. The 27 storey east tower and the 20 storey west tower surround the saucer shaped council chamber. The saddest part of the history of our current city hall is that Revell died of a heart…
Toronto has lots of interesting modern buildings. This one is an example. Thanks to user rarch for identifying it: BCE place. On Bay St. just North of Front St. It's a foyer between 4 buildings. The Hockey Hall of fame is at the Eastern end.
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