Zaha Hadid's Dubai Opera House Design Makes Me See Cylon Raiders

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I'm just wondering if British architect Zaha Hadid is a Battlestar Galactica fan. It seems so, as her design for the Dubai Opera House is reminiscent of those croissant-shaped fighters that zing through space, facing down Starbuck et al. The development will go up on an island in Dubai Creek, and as well as hosting an auditorium with room for 2,500 people to hear fat ladies singing, it will house an 800-seat playhouse, arts gallery, performing arts school and six-star themed hotel. [Dezeen]

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@ANoel: Not kidding; I said in an emergency (of any kind) the example I used is just one very close to home for me, as the police stated flat out that the situation was made considerably more difficult due directly to the building design. I would also not want to be in this building in a fire, earthquake or other natural disaster. The convolution of the design just makes it hard to leave QUICKLY if you have to for whatever the cause of an evacuation. (I dont make anyone dump anything out before a flight, so dont blame the holy water toilet on me.)