The Death Of Skyscrapers? (Not Hardly)

“The global resurgence is not just a real estate phenomenon. It is a creative revival, representing at its best a rethinking of the tall building that goes well beyond the cosmetic gesturesapplied like so much rouge to the decoration-slathered postmodern towers of the 1980s. But something has changed, something fundamental: In many skyscrapers around the world, fear has joined form, function and finance as an integral part of the skyscraper equation.”