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Koolhaas

(Dutch ˈkulhɑs)
n
(Biography) Rem. born 1944, Dutch architect and theorist, co-founder of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (1975); buildings include the Grand Palais and associated developments in Lille, France (1989–96); books include S, M, L, XL (1996)
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The panel featured: Rem Koolhaas, the library's architect; Jean Nouvel, architect of the National Museum of Qatar; Jacques Herzog, renowned Swiss architect; Ibrahim Jaidah, Qatari architect and founder of the Arab Engineering Bureau; and Ben van Berkel, Dutch architect, founder and principal architect of the architectural practice United Work Studio.
We are helping construct new Qatar, and at the same time, Qatar is also helping us as architects to stay relevant." said Rem Koolhaas.
They included Jean Nouvel, architect; Jeff Koons, American contemporary artist; Takashi Murakami, Japanese contemporary artist; Olafur Eliasson, Icelandic-Danish artist; Victoria Beckham, businesswoman and fashion designer; Natalia Vodianova, supermodel, philanthropist and entrepreneur; Diane Von Furstenberg, fashion designer; Rem Koolhaas, architect; Johnny Depp, actor; Jose Mourinho, professional football coach; Nicolas Sarkozy, former President of France; Carla Bruni, singer-songwriter and supermodel; Naomi Campbell, businesswoman and model; Olivier Rousteing, French fashion designer and the creative director of Balmain; Jacques Herzog, architect; Pierre de Meuron, architect; Luke Evans, actor; and Sonam Kapoor, actor.
This was inspired by my meeting with Rem who started as an architect and having worked closely with the starchitect and namesake Rem Koolhaas and founding partner of OMA.
The brand collaborated with architectural firm, Office for Metropolitan Architecture, headed by Rem Koolhaas to design and build this facility.
The 18-story tower will be the first residential building in Manhattan designed by the Office of Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), the firm founded by Rem Koolhaas.
One need not be a building bookworm or even know who Rem Koolhaas is to be compelled by its seven chapters.
Rem Koolhaas - the architect and the designer of QNL's building, and QNL Director Dr.
Rem Koolhaas has issued a warning that technology is infiltrating buildings, describing the rise of smart systems as "potentially sinister".
In 2009, while still studying architecture, Koolhaas, the nephew of acclaimed architect Rem Koolhaas, developed the Mobius shoe to impress his girlfriend.
Enter Rem Koolhaas, the 69 year-old head of Dutch practice Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA).