We Asked Famous Architects To Explain the Building They Always Wanted to Make But Never Could

It's Friday, you guys.

I actually fell for the first one.

Jul 24, 15 3:01 pm

i want to design a light beige building, but alas everyone wants slightly darker beige.

Jul 24, 15 4:43 pm  · 

ha...calatrava...that dude is a worm.

Jul 24, 15 4:49 pm  · 

I always wanted to do a really glamorous/tacky grand residential interior for a tangentially Mafia-related household in South Philly hiding behind the facades of three adjacent rowhouses. It woudl incorporate Plexiglas stair rail spindles, for sure.

Jul 24, 15 4:50 pm  · 

I love Piano's plaintive "All of my buildings are failures in that regard."

Jul 24, 15 4:51 pm  · 

It would resemble an albino slug that’s eating a pile of white towels ... the construction cost would be $400 million

Zaha to a T, LOL.

Except the construction cost part, that should read budget.

Jul 24, 15 6:34 pm  · 

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