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Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill 16 20.78%
Norman Foster 31 40.26%
I.M. Pei 7 9.09%
Cesar Pelli 17 22.08%
Kohn, Pedersen, and Fox 6 7.79%
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Old January 21st, 2005, 01:42 PM   #21
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lol, funny projection on the home page:

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But I can see the point. Louis Sullivan and Raymond Hood could have made that list as well.

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Old January 21st, 2005, 05:39 PM   #22
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I miss the name of an architect that has taken designing buildings to a more advanced level: Rem Koolhaas.
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Old January 21st, 2005, 07:49 PM   #23
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Minoru Yamasaki is/was my favourite.
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Old January 21st, 2005, 11:17 PM   #24
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no calatrava?
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Old January 21st, 2005, 11:35 PM   #25
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^Yeah, where's Calatrava? How did options 3 and 5 get on here over him?
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Old February 8th, 2005, 11:51 PM   #26
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I guess this is about "the best skyscraper architect" and not, simply, "the best architect"... 'cause leaving out Zumthor, Piano, H&dM, Murcutt, Gehry, Zaha, Nouvel, Calatrava, Holl, Sejima, etc .. (plus all the modern masters) and putting in S.O.M. (??? SOM what? SOM who? there are thousands of people working there! and none of the three founders are alive!) sounds like a bad joke...

though the only one on that list that deserves being called the Best Architect (if such a thing exists) is, obviously, Sir Norman...
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