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Anonymous rooms for anonymous and rootless lives, the hotel has long been a giant metaphor for modernity

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With its roots in European aristocratic households, the hotel orchestrates behind-the-scenes activity while perpetuating surface serenity

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Produced by Architectural Video, the story of a building is described in a day

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His hotels may have soft centres but the architecture of John Portman is as brutal as the late American capitalism that created it

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