Rem Koolhaas was born in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. He studied architecture at the Architectural Association, London, 1972.
Major buildings by architect Rem Koolhaas:Almere Megabioscoop – cinema multiplex, Netherlands 2007 Seattle Public Library, Seattle, Washington, USA 2004 Netherlands Embassy, Berlin, Germany 2001 Maison at Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France 1998 Lille Grand Palais, Lille, France 1994 Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands 1992
The Seattle Library was chosen by TIME Magazine as The Best Architecture for 2004 and was described by the New York Times as: “At a dark hour: Seattle’s new Central Library is a blazing chandelier to swing your dreams upon. If an American city can erect a civic project as brave as this one, the sun hasn’t set on the West.” (May 16th 2004)