‘Norman said the president wants a pyramid’: how starchitects built Astana A sobering contrast to my previous link. #link You were reading ‘Norman said the president wants a pyramid’: how starchitects built Astana, a link posted with comment by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Aux and was published in May 2018. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive. Tags: architecture, culture, longreads, politics, society Share this entry on Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook or Google+, or by email.