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© Caruso St John

© Caruso St John

Architecture is rarely a subject that makes headlines in the mainstream media, and when it does, it’s usually for negative reasons – high-rise ‘Towers of Terror’ in the 1980s, high-rise ‘Walkie-Scorchies’ today. This negativity is something that, over the years, Building Design’s ‘Carbuncle Cup’ has slotted into neatly, and its identity parade of dross has been rewarded over the years with plenty of coverage.

full article at Icon.