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Rem Koolhaas' areas for residing, together with his flats and homes, are gathered for the 1st time in booklet structure.
The Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas and his famous workplace for Metropolitan structure (OMA) have rightfully received international acclaim and appreciate with their complicated structures (e.g. the Dutch Dance Theater in Den Haag or the Rotterdam artwork Museum), and with large-scale city plans reminiscent of Melun-SŽnart, Euralille, and Seoul. much less identified yet both interesting are Koolhaas' household initiatives.
This new booklet highlights this crucial point of his paintings: with texts, plans and images, it offers the Patiovilla in Rotterdam, the Villa Dall'Ava in Paris, the Dutch condominium in Holten, the Maison à Bordeaux, and the Nexus Housing in Fukuoka/Japan. Their universal subject is an severe look for freedom. as with any of Koolhaas' paintings, a shrewdpermanent play with openings, transparencies and obvious and opaque surfaces makes those dwelling areas permeable to the differences of sunshine, climate, and serve as.

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