Emirates fantasy continues to crash

One of my favorite architectural blogs brings us news of serious concern over human rights abuses in Abu Dhabi, involving some of the world’s leading “starchitects”: http://lebbeuswoods.wordpress.com/2009/05/31/darkening-dubai/ This only adds to my qualms about the whole idea of stardom in architecture – not only is crap often purveyed as art under the cover of a […]