Rem Koolhaas

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Rem Koolhaas

Remment Lucas Koolhaas (Dutch pronunciation: [rɛm koːlɦaːs]; born 17 November 1944) is a Dutch architect, architectural theorist, urbanist and Professor in Practice of Architecture and Urban Design at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. He is often cited as a representative of Deconstructivism and is the author of ‘Delirious New York: A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan’.He is seen by some as one of the truly significant architectural thinkers and urbanists of his generation, by others as a self-important iconoclast. In 2000, Rem Koolhaas won the Pritzker Prize. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rem Koolhaas has received more than 779,258 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 47th most popular architect.

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Among architects, Rem Koolhaas ranks 47 out of 361Before him are André Le Nôtre, Hippodamus of Miletus, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Arne Jacobsen, Carlo Maderno, and Giacomo della Porta. After him are Suger, Álvaro Siza Vieira, Buckminster Fuller, Michelozzo, François Mansart, and Kenzō Tange.

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Among people born in 1944, Rem Koolhaas ranks 18Before him are Jimmy Page, Ernő Rubik, Alexander Van der Bellen, Geraldine Chaplin, Joe Frazier, and Carlos Alberto Torres. After him are Danny Trejo, Ronnie Peterson, Robert Kardashian, Ibrahim Rugova, Ulrich Beck, and Jairzinho.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Rem Koolhaas ranks 62 out of 908Before him are Gerrit Rietveld (1888), Thomas Bernhard (1931), Nikolaas Tinbergen (1907), Guus Hiddink (1946), Christiaan Eijkman (1858), and Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836). After him are Frank Rijkaard (1962), William II, Prince of Orange (1626), Johan de Witt (1625), Jan Oort (1900), Geert Hofstede (1928), and Gerard van Honthorst (1592).

Among ARCHITECTS In Netherlands

Among architects born in Netherlands, Rem Koolhaas ranks 1After him are Hendrik Petrus Berlage (1856), Hans Vredeman de Vries (1527), Jacob van Campen (1596), Jacobus Oud (1890), Mart Stam (1899), Aldo van Eyck (1918), Pierre Cuypers (1827), Jaap Bakema (1914), Salomon de Bray (1597), and Willem Marinus Dudok (1884).