'Mesh Building'

Resembling the mesh wire mockups that probably accompanied its early architectural design back in 1978, both the hotel and the famous adjacent Reunion Tower became a landmark duo that would visually define and dominate Dallas for decades to come. The angle used in the opening fly-over credits of the popular soap opera Dallas focused on the other side of the structure, leaving this complex, saturated, modernistic compilation of glassed shapes and reflective surfaces best visible from infamous Dealey plaza further north.