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Too Short; Didn't Read: The Week in Social: Very Strong Words on Rem Koolhaas, The Serpentine Pavilion Opens, and Honoring the Late Charles Correa

Welcome to Curbed's new weekly round-up of architecture and design on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and (god forbid) even LinkedIn. Collected from retweets, intra-office chats, and, well, anything that sent us into a 140-character tizzy, this is what Curbed editors actually...

Inside Moscow’s New Garage Museum Designed by Rem Koolhaas

Today in Moscow, the Rem Koolhaas-designed Garage Museum of Contemporary Art officially opened its door. Boasting an expansive 5,400-square-meters of space, the building features a double-layer polycarbonate facade that has been… The post Inside Moscow’s New Garage Museum Designed by Rem Koolhaas appeared first on Selectism.

Openings: Rem Koolhaas's Long-Awaited Garage Art Museum Opens Today

Photo courtesy of the Garage MCA via Designboom The hotly anticipated new Garage Museum of Contemporary Art by Rem Koolhaas's firm OMA opens today in Moscow. If early glimpses are any indication, it seems it may live up to the...

Book of the Moment: Six Canonical Projects by Rem Koolhaas

Ingrid Böck's Six Canonical Projects by Rem Koolhaas: Essays on the History of Ideas will be released by Jovis on July 28.Per the publisher's website:Rem Koolhaas has been part of the international avant-garde since the nineteen-seventies and has been named the Pritzker Architecture Prize for the year 2000. Show More Summary

Moscow art museum reopens in Koolhas building

The new home of the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Gorky Park — a Soviet-era bus garage transformed by Rem Koolhaas — debuts June 12. On Monday, the museum opens its final exhibition in its nearby temporary pavilion, Katharina Grosse’s “Yes No Why Later,” a walk-through installation (pictured) on view through Aug. Show More Summary

Rem Koolhaas: Smart-Home Technology Is Spying on Us

Smart-home technology—TVs and sound systems that you can control through your smartphone, automated blinds and central air systems, and the like—have become the norm in luxury residential development. But at least one person is not a fan of these...

Rem Koolhaas' Fondazione Prada Opens Today — Design News

Pin it There's a gilded opening in Milan today. Fondazione Prada, a new art institution from the fashion brand, opens to the public today. Designed by Rem Koolhaas, the gold leaf-clad pavilion will house art that includes works by Louise Bourgeois, Robert Gober, and Roman Polanski, and more. READ MORE »

Rem Koolhaas: Why Do We Destroy Buildings We Could Still Use?

3 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“It would be madness for an entire period of architectural history — that had a major influence on cities around the world — to disappear simply because we suddenly find the style ugly. This brings up a fundamental question: Are we preserving architecture or history?”

Adventures in Architecture: Tubular Timber Covers Norman Foster's New UK Rail Station

All photos via Foster + Partners Calling to mind Rem Koolhaas's tubular design for an elevated train stop at the IIT campus in Chicago, Norman Foster's massive Crossrail Station at Canary Wharf has just opened, marking the beginning phase of...

OMA To Build The Netherlands' Biggest Hotel

Rem Koolhaas's latest design will be a structure of stacked triangular boxes. Rem Koolhaas' design firm, OMA, has has been tapped to build a 25-story hotel that will become part of the RAI exhibition and convention center in Amsterdam's Zuidas business district. Read Full Story

Fondazione Prada: Rem Koolhaas's Fondazione Prada in Milan Wears a Gold Crown

All photos courtesy of Fondazione Prada, unless otherwise noted. If you blinked you may have missed it: The Fondazione Prada, a new institution for arts and cultural programming brought to you by the esteemed Italian fashion house, opened to the...

Barend Koolhaas’ triangular-plan House in Almen has two black wooden walls and a glazed one

Barend Koolhaas worked for OMA and IDEO before setting up his own studio in Amsterdam and, yes, he is a relative of Rem Koolhaas. His latest project, House in Almen, was designed around one of its three exterior walls, made entirely from huge glass the

DevelopmentWatch: Historic Wilshire Temple Getting a Rem-Koohaas-Designed Event Center

The recently restored 1929 Wilshire Boulevard Temple is looking to build a neighboring structure to house special events for its congregation and the public, and they've asked starchitect Rem Koolhaas to do it. The New York Times reports that...

Inside Look: Peer Inside OMA's CCTV Headquarters in Beijing

Photos via ArchDaily In 2013, OMA founding partner Rem Koolhaas accepted an award for Best Tall Building Worldwide for the CCTV Headquarters in Beijing, China, a skyscraper that looks like the bottom half of a giant, angular robot. This...

Rem Koolhaas: "There's Been Very Little Rethinking Of What Cities Can Be"

The Pritzker Prize-winning architect dishes on cities, what architecture and film have in common, and the idiocy of design competitions. This is the second of three excerpts from Helvetica/ Objectified/ Urbanized: The Complete Interviews by filmmaker Gary Hustwit (read the first, an interview with legendary Braun designer Dieter Rams, here). Show More Summary

Cartoon Buildings: Since The Simpsons began airing in...

Since The Simpsons began airing in 1989, there have been many references to famous landmarks and architects on the show, with Frank Gehry and Rem Koolhaas even making cameos in Springfield. In homage to the series' co-creator Sam Simon, who...

Rendering Reveals: OMA Will Transform a Disused Tobacco Plant into a 'Food Port'

All photos courtesy of OMA An abandoned tobacco plant in Louisville, Kentucky is being transformed into an innovative 24-acre "food port" by Rem Koolhaas' firm, OMA. Local farmers will be able to grow, sell, and distribute food at the new...

Rem Koolhaas Building Planned Along the High Line — Design News

New York's High Line has been quite the draw for the world's starchitects. Rem Koolhaas joins Renzo Piano, Zaha Hadid, and more as the latest one to add a building project near the park. Koolhaas' first ground-up building in NYC is planned for West 18th St, but as of yet, no more details are available. READ MORE »

Rem Koolhaas' Moscow Museum Opens in June — Design News

The new, Rem Koolhaas-designed Garage Museum of Contemporary Art opens in June. The museum currently has a temporary location on site in Moscow's Gorky Park. READ MORE »

The Failures of Architecture Criticism

Many architects are out of touch, but so are architecture critics. CCTV Tower, Beijing, 2012. Rem Koolhaas / Office for Metropolitan Architecture. Photo by Eric Gregory Powell / CNN. French filmmaker Claude Chabrol once remarked of critics,...Show More Summary

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