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Dutch building features emojis as modern-day grotesques

by | 6th, May 2017

Dutch architect Attika Architekten has included emojis in place of more traditional roundels on a block of flats in Vathorst. The emoji gargoyles  grotesques date the building for future historians.

 

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“In classical architecture they used heads of the king or whatever, and they put that on the façade,” Attika architect Changiz Tehrani tells Verge . “So we were thinking, what can we use as an

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