Mutant Spore Library in Czech Republic May Never Get Built

Earlier this year, architect Jan Kaplicky won a contest for this design of the planned Czech National Library. Though observers say he won fair and square, controversy over the purple, ten-story, octopus-shaped building continues to rage. President Vaclav Klaus has rejected the design, and so the Czech Republic may… » 11/20/07 4:04pm 11/20/07 4:04pm