Get Lectured: Ohio State University, Fall
ArchinectGet Lectured: Ohio State University, Fall '17ArchinectReady or not, the start of the new school year is coming up. Back for Fall 2017 is Archinect's Get Lectured, an ongoing series where we feature a school's lecture series—and their snazzy posters—for the current term. Check back regularly to keep ...
Posted on 23 August 2017 | 9:58 am
Any Answers: Donald Weber - British Journal
British Journal of PhotographyAny Answers: Donald WeberBritish Journal of PhotographyDonald Weber originally trained as an architect and worked with Rem Koolhaas' Office for Metropolitan Architecture in Rotterdam. He's now produced four photobooks, including the forthcoming War Sand. A high-school teacher told me I sucked at ...
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 4:15 am
Jeff Bezos Should Put His Billions Into
WIREDJeff Bezos Should Put His Billions Into LibrariesWIREDJust down the street from your headquarters is Rem Koolhaas's terrific Seattle main library, with areas named after donors and relatives of Paul Allen, Microsoft, Charles Simonyi, and Boeing.) Whether or not the local library a random American uses ...
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 2:48 am
Billionaire Chelsea football club owner
NEWS.com.auBillionaire Chelsea football club owner Roman Abramovich and Dasha Zhukova separateNEWS.com.auArt collector, fashion favourite and entrepreneur Zhukova — who is on the board of the Metropolitan Museum — spearheaded the A$34 million Rem Koolhaas-designed Garage Museum of Contemporary Art that opened in 2015 and drew a crowd from Jeff ...Dasha Zhukova Has Split with the Russian Oligarch Roman Abramovich—and Already Found a Much Better ...W MagazineBillionaire Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich and Dasha Zhukova separatePage Sixall 105 news articles »
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 11:18 am
Hassell and OMA unveil their
GCRHassell and OMA unveil their “multidimensional” museum for Western AustraliaGCRAustralian design firms Hassell has joined with Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas' Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) to design and build the “New Museum for WA”. Located in the heart of Perth's cultural precinct, the 21,500 sq m museum is described ...
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 4:03 am
UTA Celebrates Fine Arts Division With
UTA's top execs turned out along with L.A.'s art elite.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 6:58 pm
London's Serpentine Pavilion and 3
Amanda Levete has just been commissioned to design Melbourne's second annual MPavilion, which takes its inspiration from the Serpentine Pavilion in London. As London prepares to host its 15th annual Pavilion this year, what do these projects and others like them have in store for 2015? London's annual Serpentine Pavilion was launched in 2000 and has seen temporary art galleries built by ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 7:33 am
New architecture and planning staff to
Several new staff appointments have been made by the University of Sydney's Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning to foster its research and industry networks, and to give students the transformative education to compete in today's global market.
Posted on 29 March 2015 | 7:04 pm
On the hunt for food, fashion and sights in
As director of creative projects for Seattle-based Nordstrom, it's Olivia Kim's job to curate cool for the department store's monthly themed Pop-In shops, whether she's discovering made-in-Africa antelope fur shoes by Brother Vellies in New York or calling on downtown L.A. design destination...
Posted on 21 March 2015 | 5:16 am
Changing Skyline: Co-working space
In the old days - like maybe 10 years ago - people who wanted to start a business would rent an office, hang out a shingle, hire a receptionist, and get down to work. Now, people of an entrepreneurial persuasion launch a start-up, join a co-working space, and find collaborators, often while making coffee in said space's communal kitchen.
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 12:48 am
You've never seen office furniture like
In 2014 the fashion firm commissioned acclaimed contemporary Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas to design its new headquarters in Amsterdam, then furnished it with new iterations of classic 1940s and '50s designs by the late French Modernist Jean Prouvé.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Artists, architects and designers help give
The Austrian cut crystal company is now just as likely to be associated with design leaders such as Naoto Fukasawa, John Pawson and Pritzker prize-winning Rem Koolhaas. The transformation - led by the fifth-generation Nadja Swarovski - heralds an extension ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 5:25 am
Zig Zag and Kings Gate: how two new
Land Securities had already engaged Lynch Architects to design a small office and library building nearby (neither yet built) but the practice beat international luminaries such as Rem Koolhaas and Herzog & de Meuron to the Victoria Street job. The ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 10:56 pm
Counter intelligence: Local restaurants
The Spanish chef — he’s a kind of Albert Einstein-meets Mick Jagger-meets Rem Koolhaas — will be featured at a special exhibition, “Notes on Creativity,” on view at the museum from Sept. 17 through Jan. 3. On Oct. 9, Adrià will take the stage ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 4:00 am
21 First Drafts: 21 First Drafts: Rem
First Drafts is a series exploring the early work of our architectural icons, examining their careers through the lens of their debut projects. Occasionally unexpected but always insightful, these undertakings represent their initial, finished buildings as ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 4:22 am
Koolhaas unites architecture, design and
Shedding his `'puritanical" attitude against architects designing objects, Rem Koolhaas has shifted scale to create 11 pieces of furniture for the U.S. industrial design house Knoll.
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 7:11 am