Family and friends bid farewell Friday to Atlanta’s most iconic architect and developer – John C. Portman Jr.
The venue was the atrium of AmericasMart 3, one of Portman’s many creations. The setting displayed Portman’s unique design style – the glass elevators, the hollowed out interior of the building, the magical play of light interspersed with the intricate, yet amazingly clean lines that defined the space.
It was his longtime friend – former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young – who…
Atlanta Business Journal
Andrew Young: Architect John Portman ‘turned the world into a cathedral’