8 May 2012

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Marina Abramovic Reveals Details Of Epic Performance Art Centre

Marina Abramovic has unveiled the architectural designs for her eagerly anticipated performance art centre – The Marina Abramovic Institute for the Preservation of Performance Art. Iconic architect Rem Koolhaas has been enlisted to design and build the museum in Hudson, New York – a space exclusively dedicated to performance art pieces with the duration of […]

5 May 2012

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Rem Koolhaas Gets Stars In The Simpsons

The most recent episode of “The Simpsons,” (Season 23, Episode 19) features a surprising cameo of the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas. On a family vacation cruise Lisa laments the petty entertainments of rock-climbing and water slides when she is whisked away to the “KidZone Elite.”  This exclusive play area allows advanced children to sample from […]

27 April 2012

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Zhukova & Koolhaas Pilot Russian Art Revival With New Garage Gallery

  Dasha Zhukova – famous for being the daughter of a Russian oil magnate, a stunningly beautiful celebutante, and for almost single-handedly piloting a Russian art renaissance through the operations of her outstanding Garage Center for Contemporary Culture in Moscow. And today really is, in the words of Alison Myners chair of the ICA, ‘absolutely […]

24 January 2012

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Design Museum Could Be New Tate Says Conran

Design Museum reveals plans for massive expansion and move to Kensington Commonwealth Institute with the promise of ‘doing for design what the Tate did for contemporary art in London’ The Design Museum has today revealed plans for massive expansion in a bid to become the world’s leading museum of design and architecture – to ‘do […]