Above, renderings for the new José Rafael Moneo-designed Northwest Science Building for Columbia University, plans for which are already winning rave reviews from commenters on the Spectator's blog: "McKim, Mead & White will roll over in their graves once this building is erected. This new addition makes Uris look like the Pantheon. What was Moneo thinking? f**ck me hard. this blows." The renderings hit on a day when the Sun quotes veteran Harlem real estate agent Willie Kathryn Suggs thusly: "Columbia is going to make a whole lot of people in Harlem very happy." Oh, obviously!
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