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Watch Rem Koolhaas Present S,M,L,XL at the AA in delivered by a then- year-old Rem Koolhaas delves into the “intentions” behind the /watch-rem- koolhaas-present-s-m-l-xl-at-the-aa-in/> ISSN S, M, L, XL has ratings and 35 reviews. Andrew said: I didn’t read this until now. I was too cheap to buy it as a student, and there was no way I c. I knew that language – articulation, emphasis, qualification – occupied a key role in Rem Koolhaas’s architectural practice, that the act of writing.

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Text on a Kindle may be the same text, but the book and the experience and the cultural object and the material interface is very different. The notion of dense centres and sparse ‘fields’ will be increasingly superseded by an almost distributed density that charges the ‘fields’ in between. So you end up with all of that power applied only to one product, when it fact it should be applied to cars, and transportation systems, and everything else that we do.


Bruce Mau Goodreads Author. Architects are so often trying to groom their image; and while I think that editing is valuable, over-editing can strip away those things that the reader needs to understand how one has arrived at their conclusion.

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Subject to credit approval. Somehow we lose the humanity of it. Refer to eBay Return policy for more details. Architecture Property value, otherwise only marginally related to the art or science of building. He decries the notion of civic architecture, adding that ‘in the US, civic society is one where shopping malls serve you cappuccino for 24 hours’. Unlike the internet, they have tactility and weight.

As random as someone calling them ot a vacant plot of land in Paris and saying i want this odd shaped house and from a particular height on a particular part of the land you can see the eiffel tower so here i want a swimming pool. In that way, it’s an interesting experiment to see whether it can be seriously reinflated by doing that. If you stood this object on the floor, it would be as tall as two people, one stood on top of the other.

I enjoyed trudging through this giant book. Select a valid country.

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I would have done that book in a heartbeat. I think of design as a methodology of leadership. When I asked his office what he meant by doing this, no one knew. When it engages in the way that our collaboration did, it becomes the content itself.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Most people probably aren’t aware that there’s a whole realm of architecture that doesn’t involve erecting buildings. Please note that when paying with Paypal e-check that it takes longer to clear. For international shipping we only use boxes as we want the book to get to you safely.

Buy this one, get both. Those projects are really hard to do.

S, M, L, XL by Rem Koolhaas

Jun 29, Vanlilith added it Shelves: Please note that this book is heavier than the typical book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. In some ways, Koolhaas smxll swimming against the tide. How cool would that be?

I remember reading this in college and couldn’t help but be inspired to go out and create something, something different.