"city design" tag

Vote: The Wescape Development

The controversial Wescape development has move one step closer as amendments to the urban edge are approved. Vote in our poll.

If we went to 200m in the CBD and were more modern/daring, would we 'really' threaten Cape Town's natural integrity?
Original panorama courtesy: André Wessels

Undermining 22nd Century Heritage Today

Some of the most maligned structures have become the loved architectural icons in their host cities. The Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco and the Eiffel Tower in Paris are such examples. Even New York’s Guggenheim Museum was initially described as a toilet bowl. Perhaps it is time conservative Capetonians loathed something daring and visionary.