The visionary architect Zaha Hadid has finally got some career traction in the form of commissions, and the city of Guangzhou, China, has just completed building an opera house that she designed. NY Times architecture critic Nicolai Ouroussoff reviews the new house in the Times.
It's a gorgeous building and the review is appreciative - but it leaves out the most critical question: how does the house sound?
Facepalm! Perhaps Tony Tommasini is getting his visa in order?.