Koolhaas at the GSD: Current Preoccupations

Click to enlarge Earlier this month Rem Koolhaas returned to the Harvard GSD in order to give one of his infrequent and multitudinous conferences. Filed under the motto “current preoccupations”, the talk, which replayed Koolhaas’s October lecture at the Barbican, showcased a bunch of different issues taking place on and around OMA’s office. And so,Continue reading “Koolhaas at the GSD: Current Preoccupations”

Iterations (III): Koolhaas, Kwinter, Bhabha: ecological Urbanism Conference

Discarded version of the Bhabha-Kwinter-Koolhaas Cartoon that gives a better idea of the original drawing.

On Starchitecture

Rem (Koolhaas, not the music band), “The architect planning for the future”, talks to the CNN here (via Archinect). Also, Rem increased his art collection in Rapid Eye Movement, the Kunst-Haas gallery and the Venice Biennale, and this cartoon actually made its way to OMA’s canteen in Rotterdam. For more Klaustoon on Koolhaas, check ManContinue reading “On Starchitecture”

Ecological Urbanism (II): Koolhaas, Kwinter, Bhabha

  LIVEBLOGGING KOOLHAAS, BHABHA, KWINTER: http://www.archinect.com/schoolblog/entry.php?id=87421_0_39_0_C ECOLOGICAL URBANISM CONFERENCE: http://ecologicalurbanism.gsd.harvard.edu/ ON INFORMALITY: http://gsd-ecologicalurbanism.blogspot.com/2009/04/on-informality-response-by-kazys.html