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1979

29 June 2010

1979 – Commodity Exchange Tower, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: Smith Carter At 117 metres and 31 floors, this tower decimates the surrounding streetscapes, rendering them soulless at street level. Even the attempt at a shopping mall underneath the building and the...

01 April 2010

1979 – Marks & Spencer, Mary Street, Dublin

Architect: Scott Tallon Walker Grim department store with equally grim frontage onto nearby Liffey and Abbey Streets. Terrible commercial infill.

26 February 2010

1979 – Unbuilt Clare – Shannon Town Centre

Architects: Burke O’Dea

04 February 2010

1979 – Agriculture Block, University College Dublin, Co. Dublin

Architect: Scott Tallon Walker A strong muscular almost brutalist facade treatment gives the Agriculture building a stern and forbidding appearance.

10 December 2009

1979 – Royal Bank Plaza South, Toronto, Ontario

Architect: WZMH Architects The two Royal Bank Plaza towers are connected by a 39-meter (130 foot) tall glass Banking Hall. All 14,000 windows of the towers are coated with a layer of 24-karat...

13 October 2009

1879 – Dairy Cottage, Highfield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Architect: Treasure & Son Perspective including ground & Chamber Plans as published in The Building News, Febraury 7th 1879. “This dairy cottage is now being built for Thomas Middleton Howells, Esq., from the...