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Put A Little Rem Koolhaas In Your Living Room With This Cabinet Shaped Like The CCTV Building

Naihan Li's furniture brings Beijing's weirdest skyscraper down to household scale. Plenty of architects design furniture—big names like Zaha Hadid and Daniel Libeskind—but few furniture designers embrace architecture quite so literally as Chinese designer Naihan Li does with her latest work. Show More Summary

Studio Job, Gonzalo Fuenmayor, Manuel Ameztoy to Debut Works in Miami

2 weeks agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

Gonzalo Fuenmayor, The Unexpected Guest, 2014 (Photo: Collection of Alan Faena and Ximena Caminos) The Rem Koolhaas/OMA-designed Faena Forum doesn’t open ’til the next edition of Art Basel Miami Beach, but that won’t stop it from being the talk of this go-round. Show More Summary

Quote of Note | Rem Koolhaas

3 weeks agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

“I was born in Rotterdam, but when I was four months old my parents took me to Amsterdam, and I never went back until I was thirty-eight and needed to decide where our architecture office would be located. I had just returned from America and had to choose between Amsterdam and someplace else in the Randstad. Show More Summary

New Rem Koolhaas Building to Open for Art Basel 2015 — Design News

A new Rem Koolhaas building will open in Miami Beach during Art Basel 2015. The 50,000-square-foot Faena Forum will be the sister organization to the Faena Arts Center in Buenos Aires. READ MORE »

A Cancer Support Center Designed Like A Treehouse

Maggie's Oxford Center in the U.K., designed by Wilkinson Eyre Architects, offers cancer patients and their families a leafy retreat. Maggie's Centre is a charity well-known for tapping big-name architects, like Rem Koolhaas and Steven Holl, to design beautiful healthcare and support facilities for cancer patients and their families across the U.K. Show More Summary

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

3 months 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

6 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

6 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...

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