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New Study Discredits Bilbao Effect

New Study Discredits Bilbao Effect
New Study Discredits Bilbao Effect, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proudly displays his pro-Lucas Twitter hastag. Image Courtesy of City of Los Angeles
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proudly displays his pro-Lucas Twitter hastag. Image Courtesy of City of Los Angeles

Before George Lucas found a home for his museum in Chicago, the mayors of other cities were desperately vying for the honor (see Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti above). If they are still disappointed about losing out, a new study about the aftermath of building cultural centers might offer some consolation. To learn about the planning fallacies and negative outcomes often associated with these building types, check out CityLab's recap.

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Cite: Jennifer Whelan. "New Study Discredits Bilbao Effect" 11 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/526110/new-study-discredits-bilbao-effect/> ISSN 0719-8884