Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Dead-Ass Proposal of the Week-- June 5th

Grand Assembly Centre

East Fairmount Park above Girard Avenue aka Snyder's Woods aka The Cliffs

Holy dogshit on a flagpole. Image from the Philadelphia Architects and Building Project.
                    Here we have a Dead-Ass Proposal that would have could have either changed the city for generations or completely flopped and be a ruin today. This project was so huge that it was considered excessively ambitious by the same Philadelphia that had just spent 30 years building their 88-million brick, 548-foot tall City Hall. Now that's ambitious.
                  Read the rest of this long-ass story at the Philadelphia Citypaper's Naked City Blog!

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