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    3 monthes ago - By Real Clear Politics

    The furnace that consumed the roof and fabled spire of Notre Dame on Monday had not yet cooled when an architectural competition to rebuild the maimed 12th-century cathedral was announced. Would Fr...
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  • France launched a competition for designs to rebuild Notre-Dame. Architects want to restore the cathedral with a glass roof and a crystal spire

    France launched a competition for designs to rebuild Notre-Dame. Architects want to restore the cathedral with a glass roof and a crystal spire

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    As France launches a competition for designs to rebuild the parts of Notre-Dame Cathedral destroyed by a huge fire, architects have already suggested some radical changes, The Times newspaper reports.
    One British architect, Ian Ritchie, suggested a new spire made from crystal, while another suggested a roof made entirely of glass.
    Norman Foster, designer of some of Europe's most renowned modern buildings, said any new design should be a "work of art about light."
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    Renowned British architects have proposed rebuilding parts of Notre-Dame Cathedral...
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