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Rem course in Russia

posted 08.10 in news.

Rem Koolhaas and OMA / AMO have developed the programme for the 2010 / 2011 year at the Strelka Institute , a non-profit cross-disciplinary school in Moscow. Dang, the deadline for free scholarship international registrations was August 22nd –...

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posted 08.10 in news.

Wind right back to 2002, when Zaha Hadid’s former employer, Remment Koolhaas (OMA) won the competition for the Chinese CCTV tower . Here is a scale model by his wife and OMA co-founder Madelon Vriesendorp . Zaha’s entry for the...

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Sustainability: advancement vs. apocalypse

posted 11.09 in resources.

Rem Koolhaas’ speech to the Ecological Urbanism Conference , Harvard University, 3 April, 2009. “…the market economy and the evolution of architectural culture have been extremely irresponsible in letting knowledge simply...

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nether regions

posted 08.09 in news.

Was Rem being honest / cheeky / stupid when he collaged naked women in lewd positions around his Beijing TV buildings, highlighting certain similarities between the building and the nether regions. The locals have woken up to it and aren’t...

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Rem Koolhaas: A kind of architect

posted 07.09 in events.

Melbourne International Film Festival
30 July ACMI, 9 August Greater Union

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Future City

posted 07.09 in resources.

Essay by Frederic Jameson (2003). “After the dilapidation of urban modernism, what kinds of city and what forms of architecture await us? The author of The Seeds of Time considers their flowers in the dizzying work of Rem Koolhaas, the...

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Rem Koolhaas talks

posted 06.09 in news.

CNN interviews Rem in front of a flippable event space in Seoul. He calls himself a normal man,” to some extent”. There are three vids on the CNN website – they won’t embed here. Via Rory

More Danish Delights

posted 06.09 in news.

Jan Gehl is bringing Copenhagen to Perth , and has just completed a $250,000 study on the city which was presented to the public on Friday night. He gave a radio interview the day before, during which he suggested merging functional types so that...

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The Seattle Public Library

posted 02.08 in resources.

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