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Rem Koolhaas

Venice Biennale Dance 2014's Sweeping Showcase Of Contemporary Dance

Debra Levine | Posted 07.17.2014 | Arts
Debra Levine

When the Festival's theaters were fully booked, out into the street poured dance, invading Venice's many campi and piazzas.

CultureZohn: The 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale, Parte Due

Patricia Zohn | Posted 08.10.2014 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

To my mind the most beautiful thing to see was Carlo Scarpa's elegant vintage garden oasis in the central pavilion which led me to all the other Scarpa sites in Venice -- in particular the Prada Foundation's excellent Art or Sound exhibit, one of the most engaging exhibits anywhere.

Rem Koolhaas: How China Plans To Inhabit Its Future

The WorldPost | Nathan Gardels | Posted 03.12.2014 | World

Rem Koolhaas is the Pritzker Prize winning architect of such buildings as the CCTV tower in Beijing and an urban theorist whose books include "S M L X...

Miami Beach Wants To Do It All Over Again, And A Developer Is Pissed

| Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

This article courtesy of Miami New Times. By Michael Miller Miami Beach's starchitect-designed convention center is dead. And we have killed it....

Watch Kanye West Talks Architecture, Rem Koolhaas

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 02.07.2014 | Arts

By Karissa Rosenfield (Read the original article here) Los Angeles-based cinematographer Tomas Koolhaas is nearing completion of his highly antici...

And The Winner Is...

Posted 09.17.2013 | Miami

The debate that ate Miami Beach is over: Wednesday night city commissioners selected the South Beach ACE team, with starchitect Rem Koolhaas, to redev...

Summer Is Upon Us... But Then Again Every Day in South Florida Is Summer

Hope Gainer | Posted 08.24.2013 | Miami
Hope Gainer

And we have the whole world's wealth vying for our limited supply of trophy properties. Pent-up demand is reducing inventories to our lowest's levels since 2005.

Should LACMA's Imperfection Be Erased or Embraced?

Edward Goldman | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The exhibition I wanted to see deals with the ambitious plans by renowned Swiss architect Peter Zumthor to completely re-imagine LACMA's campus by erasing most of the existing buildings in favor of an imposing, amoeba-like structure wrapped in glass.

It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World...of Museums

Edward Goldman | Posted 07.07.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Once upon a time -- a long, long time ago -- the world of art museums was a relatively quiet, scholarly domain of academic pursuit and aesthetic co...

OMA Chosen to Masterplan Airport City for HIA Airport in Qatar

designboom | Posted 05.11.2013 | Arts
designboom

OMA has been announced as master-planners for 'Airport City,' a new 10 sqkm development where 200,000 people will live and work, connecting the new Hamad International Airport with the city.

Arts News Roundup Has The World's Oldest Artwork, Slamdance Prizes And More

Posted 01.25.2013 | Arts

Ever wonder what art was like in the Ice Age? A new exhibit at London's British Museum features a collection of the world's oldest known sculptures, d...

And The Next Zaha Hadid Is...

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.15.2012 | Arts

The London Olympic stadium and two designs by starchitect Rem Koolhaas were among the shortlisted buildings pegged to win Britain's most elite archite...

Learning From Lagos: Contemporary Architects Harvest the Slums for Design Inspiration

ARTINFO | Posted 08.11.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

A few days ago, architecture and design magazine eVolo published a conceptual proposal called "Favela Cloud," a formal scheme to redevelop the Brazili...

The Leaning Towers Of Beijing

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 05.24.2012 | Home

By Nico Saieh (click here for original article) CCTV/OMA Partners-in-charge: Rem Koolhaas and Ole Scheeren, designers, David Gianotten, photogra...

Rem Koolhaas Thinks "Small" and Dasha Dreams of Richard Serra For Garage's New Home in Central Moscow

ARTINFO | Posted 06.27.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

LONDON -- Heiress Dasha Zhukova and leading architect Rem Koolhaas have today announced details of Garage Center for Contemporary Culture's new home. ...

24 Hours in Moscow

Trisha Andres | Posted 06.02.2012 | Arts
Trisha Andres

With a string of new art galleries and restaurants and a thriving creative community, Moscow's cultural offerings are aplenty.

'The Abramovic Method' Will Change How You See

Posted 03.21.2012 | Arts

Marina Abramovic, dubbed the "grandmother of performance art," is a Serbian artist who has been participating in physically and emotionally demanding ...

Rem Koolhaas' Groundbreaking Theater In Taipei Literally Breaks Ground

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 02.19.2012 | Home

By David Basulto (click here for original article) Nearly two years after OMA was announced winner of a two-stage international competition, the c...

First Look: Rem Koolhaas' Architecture For Architects At Cornell University

Lee Rosenbaum | Posted 11.14.2011 | Arts
Lee Rosenbaum

Boldly and inventively contemporary, Koolhaas' Milstein stands in sharp, energizing contrast to the traditional Ivy League buildings that abut it. Notwithstanding its distinctiveness, it is unimposing and unobtrusive.

Neon Worms, Urban Farming, & Rem Koolhaas: New Ideas For New York

David Glick | Posted 07.11.2011 | Arts
David Glick

The famous Hell, Yes! rainbow was removed for a 30 foot tall steel rose to bloom... now another flamboyant installation has marked the entrance of...

Festival Of Ideas Kicks Off In NYC

Marina Cashdan | Posted 07.03.2011 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

This week a major cultural initiative will be launched, The Festival of Ideas for the New City, coordinated by the New Museum and scores of cultura...

Greatest Museums Never Built

Ninan Kurien | Posted 06.14.2011 | Arts
Ninan Kurien

With the opening of the Bilbao Guggenheim in 1997, the era of the Franchised Museum was inaugurated. Western giants such as the Louvre and the Guggenh...

This Week in Art: A Shift in Values

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

The power of celebrity and entertainment has never been stronger -- but the intellectual status quo has perhaps never been lower. What does it mean that, as adults, our idols are famous for being famous?

Culture Zohn: Life in the Koolhaas

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

2010-07-30-buildpull.jpg We all cherish our homes as the spaces in which we can relax and be ourselves. But what if your self is suddenly and irrevocably altered? Do you adjust to the house or the other way around?

Urban Design: Good Book, Unfortunate Field?

Frank Gruber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Frank Gruber

Urban Design is an excellent guide to both the history of Urban Design as a field and today's conflicts both within and without.