Tall enough for you?

Burj Dubai under construction
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Now you see what its architect Adrian Smith and I were talking about in our fine wide-ranging conversation.

Burj Dubai. And the beautiful thing is, apparently by building in the desert, it doesn’t block anything by Mies!


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  1. Dale Says:

    OK, you did push Smith a bit on the SOM issue, but not much. I would have loved to hear you whip out Jay Pridmore’s Chicago Reader article and ask about Harry Gill. Lee Bey didn’t leave because of the retirement age, did he?

  2. Dale Says:


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