Questioning the Future

OMA  David Gianotten . Prince Plaza . Shenzhen afasia Seth Powers (14)

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Conceived by architect and urbanist Rem Koolhaas and Samir Bantal, Director of AMO, the think tank of Koolhaas’s Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), Countryside, The Future is an exhibition that investigates topics such as climate change, migration, preservation, and evolution. In this video, discover the original research, global collaborations, and innovative exhibition design behind this unparalleled exhibition that has transformed the Guggenheim Museum’s iconic rotunda.


Also, an Interview with Rem Koolhaas from the series of The Beijing Urban Architecture Biennale (BUAB) 2020’s pilot exhibition, where 20 internationally renowned architects were invited.

And below Johannes Boehme interviews Rem Koolhaas for The Believer: https://believermag.com/an-interview-with-rem-koolhaas/

I don’t find it troubling per se. In certain situations I have actually learned to like it. But I find it difficult to feel any enthusiasm for it. I simply feel a slight disappointment that the final aesthetic consensus of humanity is gravitating toward beige.