09 February 2009

OMA Landmark Jeopardized By Fire

cctv, fire, oma
Reuters Image

The future Mandarin Oriental Hotel as photographed during the fire that consumed it this evening. Apparently, the OMA/Koolhaas CCTV tower has sustained little damage. This marks the third major fire in less than a year that have afflicted modern architecture projects.

Reuters Article


  1. wow, what a shame, but the photograph is awesome..

  2. Oh my, that is amazing and terrifying. I had this building on my blog list to write about next