The average person thinks of architects as being pretty smart people. After all, the vast majority of them hold advanced NJIT masters degrees in civil engineering or related fields. Unfortunately, even the best and the brightest can sometimes make mistakes. Whether due to poor planning, unforeseen events, a less than solid foundation, or any other problem, big architectural blunders can and do happen. Take a look at these embarrassing and sometimes deadly architectural flops!
Walt Disney Concert Hall
The Lian Yak Building
The Lotus Riverside
Obviously, a lot of things can go wrong with architectural projects. Fortunately, though, things rarely go as wrong as they did in these examples. It really just goes to show that careful planning and a lot of skill and knowledge absolutely have to go into even the simplest design projects if they are going to be successful.