Residents torn between disfiguring 19th-century skyline and new office space that may rejuvenate neighbourhood
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 - 5:50 AM
Paris is considering building Triangle Tower - a triangular, 42-storey glass office tower designed by Swiss architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron that would stand in the city's south-west corner.
THE last skyscraper built in Paris opened in 1973, an unadorned dark block, rising 59 stories - the Montparnasse Tower. It was considered a disaster. To this day, Parisians joke that the tower offers the best views in the city, because it is the only place from which you cannot see...