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Rem Koolhaas (1944–)Subscription

By Jack Self

Koolhaas’s heroic trajectory provides an impossible formula for success, combining unquestioned genius with a waning culture of willigness to embrace the figure of the starchitect

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Oenological restorative: Aulets ArquitectesSubscription

Preoccupied with the preservation of the architectural culture of Mallorca, Aulets learn from the simple structures of their namesake to create sustainable and contextual local architecture 

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Stations of life: Rosmaninho + AzevedoSubscription

The twin counter pointing structures of Rosmaninho + Azevedo’s interpretation centre in Portugal’s Tua Valley draw on the form of provincial station buildings

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Folio: Cornelis van Eesteren's General Expansion Plan for AmsterdamSubscription

7 November, 2018

Cornelis van Eesteren devised the General Expansion Plan for Amsterdam when he was 37, after winning the Prix de Rome when he was just 24

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Editorial: Superdutch is dead: long live SuperdutchSubscription

7 November, 2018 By

The AR turns to the Netherlands for the 20th Emerging Architecture awards

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AR November 2018 on Emerging ArchitectureSubscription

5 November, 2018

Fourteen architects under the age of 45 to watch from around the world, plus pieces on the Netherlands and Amsterdam, where the winner of the AR Emerging Architecture awards 2018 will be announced

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For thousands of years food has shaped civilisation, but with the swelling of the world’s megacities, how can we avoid eating ourselves to death? 

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Two opposing approaches, one breaking with the past, the other honouring it, characterise the architecture of Flanders and Wallonia respectively

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