Dutch Architects: Korean ‘9/11 Towers’ Look Like ‘Sushi or Chopsticks’

Posted by John Rosenthal

Did Dutch architectural firm MVRDV recognize the resemblance between their controversial design for residential towers in Seoul and the World Trade towers on 9/11? A spokesman for MVRDV appears to be having trouble keeping his story straight… See my new post on the Weekly Standard blog here.

Planned S. Korean Towers Resemblance to Collapsing WTC is No Coincidence

Posted by John Rosenthal

The Dutch architectural firm MVRDV has issued an apology in English for a building design that clearly resembles the World Trade towers collapsing after the 9/11 attacks. “It was not our intention to create an image resembling the attacks,” the designers insist, “nor did we see the resemblance during the design process.” They did not see [...]