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For the Highest Density of Design Excellence, Visit Dallas

For the Highest Density of Design Excellence, Visit Dallas
For the Highest Density of Design Excellence, Visit Dallas, The Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House. Image © Nigel Young / Foster + Partners
The Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House. Image © Nigel Young / Foster + Partners

Since the construction of the first high-rise, it seems architectural merit has been weighed most heavily by a building's height. However, Kriston Capps of CityLab notes in his article "For the Best U.S. Architecture Per Square Mile, Head to Dallas" that the concentration of buildings by award-winning and internationally-renowned architects can also put cities on the architectural map. Although Chicago and New York may have taller skylines, he argues, in terms of stellar design density, Dallas can't be beat. Read the full article, here.

Cite: Holly Giermann. "For the Highest Density of Design Excellence, Visit Dallas" 08 Feb 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/596782/for-the-highest-density-of-design-excellence-visit-dallas/> ISSN 0719-8884