a framework for thought
[Photo © 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA]
Though both buildings use a heavy use of the grid, the IBM Building seems to be the heavier and harsher of the two. Not sure if it is because the IBM Building is a corporate piece or if it is because of the nature of IBM’s business. Also, not sure how many people realize what IBM stands for, International Business Machines.
L – R, IBM Building, Trump International Hotel and Tower.
(Larger photo, 2x, available here https://williamboschdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/ibmtrump21000.jpg)