If the new West Kowloon station for the high-speed rail link is anything to go by, sci-fi blandness may define the look of public buildings in Hong Kong in the future. Photo: Roy Issa

Here’s how Hong Kong fails the buildings test: West Kowloon station is no Grand Central, New York

  • West Kowloon station is a prime example of what is to come: unique, complex exercises to generate identity at the expense of civic pride
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If the new West Kowloon station for the high-speed rail link is anything to go by, sci-fi blandness may define the look of public buildings in Hong Kong in the future. Photo: Roy Issa
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