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A Menacing Presence
Building Style: Ominous
Step into the maw of abject tyranny. The latest from the merciless Jean Nouvel.
Philharmonie de Paris
Architect: Jean Nouvel
Completed: 2015
Words that come to mind... eww | genitalia | scaly | scary

It’s not only me…

... a rusty spaceship crash-landed on the edge of the city.
Oliver Wainwright, The Guardian
It is a tyrannical hulk of a thing, its gargantuan grey shell wrenched to and fro as if battered by an intergalactic skirmish, sooty scorch marks burnt across its crumpled mass.
Oliver Wainwright
Jean Nouvel boycotts opening of his Paris concert hall.

Enter into my clam-like clutches, my pretty…

Scaly, disgusting eel.

Museum-goers slither in and out, seemingly unaware.