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Moscow's Garage Museum announces opening plans for new Koolhaas building

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

On September 15th 2014, Dasha Zhukova (Founder, Garage), Rem Koolhaas (Founder, OMA), Anton Belov (Director, Garage), and Kate Fowle (Chief Curator, Garage) presented the plans for Garage Museum of Contemporary Art?s new building and program, scheduled to open in 2015. Show More Summary

Tower That Prominent Architects Fought To Save Won't Be Demolished

Rem Koolhaas and Liz Diller fought to save Shabolovka Radio Tower, which will now be protected by Moscow's Cultural Heritage Department. Moscow's historic Shabolovka Radio Tower, an architectural icon in the Russian capital, will now be protected by the city's Cultural Heritage Department. Show More Summary

Cool Graphic Thing: Rem Koolhaas' firm OMA created an...

Rem Koolhaas' firm OMA created an infographic for the 2014 Venice Biennale showing how the actual work of architects is distributed country by country, among building design, interior design, landscape architecture, and planning. At one end of the spectrum is...

Before They Were Famous: Arch Daily has amassed a collection...

Arch Daily has amassed a collection of early architectural drawings from starchitects like Zaha Hadid, Frank Gehry, and Rem Koolhaas. Found in the private collection of former Architectural Association Chairman Alvin Boyarsky, the sketches offer an interesting peek into the...

Competition / The Clouds Pavilion: An Uninvited Pavilion for the 2014 Venice Biennale / Reality Cues

It's Venice Biennale time and Reality Cues is getting in the spirit by creating a participatory exhibit in response to Rem Koolhaas' curatorial theme Fundamentals. Rem hypothesizes that 'national identity has been sacrificed on the altar...Show More Summary

Battle of the Starchitects: Months ago, Miami Beach held an...

Months ago, Miami Beach held an epic battle of the starchitects to determine the creator of its new convention center, with Rem Koolhaas besting Bjarke Ingels in the final face-off. Shortly after, the committee unceremoniously dumped Koolhaas. Now, word is...

Rem Koolhaas Wire: Announced last year at Design Miami,...

Announced last year at Design Miami, Rem Koolhaas's Miami condo project Park Grove was revealed last night in an event at the development's sales center. The design has evolved significantly from the ever-quotable OMA principal's winning competition entry, which was...

Quiz: Who Designed It, Bjarke Ingels Or Julien De Smedt?

We can't tell. Architectural wunderkinds Julien De Smedt and Bjarke Ingels both got their start in Rem Koolhaas' Rotterdam-based firm OMA. Together, they formed their own practice, PLOT, in 2001. Though they've since parted ways and begun their own successful firms, JDS and BIG, they have retained a markedly similar style. Show More Summary

Quote of Note | Tomas Koolhaas

3 months agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

Rem Koolhaas in Venice at sunset. (Photo: Tomas Koolhaas) “Usually architecture documentaries really only appeal to viewers with a deep understanding of architectural concepts and jargon. I think by taking a more humanistic approachShow More Summary

Koolhaas Wire: In Milan last Sunday, Prada's Spring-Summer...

In Milan last Sunday, Prada's Spring-Summer 2015 collection saw its debut atop a floating catwalk designed by AMO, the think-tank offshoot of Rem Koolhaas' firm OMA. At this point, the collaboration between the ever-quotable architect and the luxury Italian fashion...

Break it down: Fundamentals of the Venice Architecture Biennale

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

The 14th Venice Architecture Biennale, curated by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, is a tribute to building elements and invention, but it is also a meditation on modernity that morphs, in the "Monditalia" exhibit, into a singing and dancing performance piece. Show More Summary

DevelopmentWatch: SaMo Picks Rem Koolhaas's Taller Plaza at Santa Monica Plans

Development-averse Santa Monicans are already ruffled that their city council voted earlier this week in favor of a taller, 148-foot version of the mixed-use Plaza at Santa Monica, designed by starchitect Rem...

The Quotable Rem Koolhaas: 19 Revealing Koolhaas Quotes From His Latest Interviews

Photo via OMA The Rem Koolhaas-curated 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale kicked off last week, but the Summer of Koolhaas Profiles has been in full swing for some time now, leaving features upon features that find the revered architect and OMA...

Coming Attractions: Urban Living Room Will Surround Transbay Block 8 Tower

Plans for Transbay Block 8 are anchored by a gleaming new 550-foot tower from starchitect Rem Koolhaas's firm OMA, but the the space surrounding the tower is also taking shape and the renderings...

Artistry: Tour an Alice in Wonderland-Inspired House of the Future

Photo via Dezeen Given that design luminaries like Rem Koolhaas are forecasting bleak techno-dystopias where "one day, your own house might betray you," it's refreshing to see low-technology, high-whimsy versions of the house of the future, even if they forego...

The Quotable Rem Koolhaas: The Telegraph interviewed "globally fêted" Dutch...

The Telegraph interviewed "globally fêted" Dutch architect and OMA principal Rem Koolhaas on his curation of the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale, which he is quick to point out "isn't a rant." What the exhibition is, according to Koolhaas, is a...

Lisson presents an exhibition of contemporary art relating to architecture and the public realm

3 months agoArts : Artdaily

On the occasion of the 14th International Architecture Biennale in Venice, curated this year by Rem Koolhaas, the Lisson Gallery and Berengo Studio present an exhibition of sculpture and installation that goes beyond the museum or gallery space, addressing instead the complex spheres of the public realm and the built environment. Show More Summary

Fundamentals: Architects take over Venice in Biennale directed by Rem Koolhaas

3 months agoArts : Artdaily

World architects gathered in Venice for the Biennale festival starting on Saturday, bringing together 65 national pavilions and taking up the 3,000 square metres (32,300 square feet) of the Arsenale shipyards. Dutch star architect Rem...Show More Summary

Kool(haas) and the Gang: Architizer breaks down the 15 elements...

Architizer breaks down the 15 elements of architecture straight from the horse's mouth: Rem Koolhaas. When is a stair oh, so much more? When it's "the queen of architecture, though it never gets the attention it deserves," pronounced Koolhaas at...

In conversation with Rem D. Koolhaas of United Nude

Having created striking shoes with the likes of Zaha Hadid and Iris Van Herpen, as founder of the brand United Nude Rem D. Koolhaas continues to blur the boundaries between architecture and shoe design. Ever pushing the boundaries, now he’s even progressing to car design. Read the rest of the story at: In conversation with Rem D. Koolhaas of United Nude

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