As viewed from the southeast, the Kunsthal is intersected by a service road Architecture (OMA), cofounded by Dutch design mastermind Rem Koolhaas, Hon . Masterclass Rem Koolhaas — Exclusive for students. Specially for its 25th anniversary, on Thursday 2 November the Kunsthal will focus on. The architect Rem Koolhaas was asked to draw up a design for the present location on the Westzeedijk. His first design, Kunsthal Hoboken Draft Plan (27 April.

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Location Is located in the vicinity of the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam, Netherlands, in the quiet area of a park, along an avenue of intense traffic. Home Projects Netherlands Rotterdam Kunsthal. The entire work is fragmented, cut like a huge collage full of koolhas and conflicting intentions, where excerpts from different cultural fields are added to the set. Koolhaas involves the concept of assembly by the appearance of simultaneous generation of different elements that, combined, lead to a different component.

Tours and special receptions on request. Ippolito holds a Master of Architecture from the Politecnico di Milano. Sloping khnsthal planes and a series of tightly organized ramps provide seamless connection between the three large exhibition halls and two intimate galleries.

Materials The Kunsthal is steel, concrete, stone cladding, glazing, also translucent corrugated iron sheets or plywood. The pit in which all elements are bounds equivocal. Lightweight and transparent from one side, the other translucent rose to affirm the presence of the building in its communicative function, especially in the avenue. On the level where the 2 ramps cross, is the main entrance.

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Extraordinary project that has to be visited koolhaaw understand completely. As a whole it seems straightforward: Its appearance on one side is calm and lucid, while on the other side it is fragmented like a collage of separate elements.


Its position, wedged between a busy highway and the network of museums and green spaces known as the museum park, allows it to function as a gateway to Rotterdam’s most prized cultural amenities. You can ad links, video’s and even use some HTML!

A small street to vehicular traffic drilled perpendicular to the square pit producing ramps. The bottom is a space, only to open the park. Structure The strategy of Koolhaas design, structural forces are aligned with respect to the plane of earth, but also the new topography along the project, and in some quarters to launch a koolhhaas independence of the kooohaas order.

The recurrence of the rise is the central theme of the building. Architecture with many faces The Kunsthal building has many faces. Read more about the history of the Kunsthal here. Cookies We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. OMA – Rem Koolhaas.

However, by continuing to use the site without changing settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Contained in a rectangular prism, the building is immediately disrupted by successive approximations, it puts in crisis, for example, the diversity of autonomous enclosures that respond to internal functions or its relation to the context.

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Kunsthal/Rem Koolhaas

Corrupting the pure re, the geometric distortion produced by the imbalance. More projects in Rotterdam. The Kunsthal is rfm temporary exhibition gallery designed by Rem Koolhaas with a series of local support that enrich their primary function. Through collaborations with different brands including Repossi, Galleries Lafayette, Knoll, and Prada his activity extends to product design, temporary installations, and the art direction of videos and publications.


Ramps acquired a role as a connector and as builders of the proposed space.

The splendid auditorium with a seating capacity of more than is used by the Kunsthal to programme activities, but it can now also be rented separately as a location for events. On the roof there is a bright orange steel girder that sticks out over the edge of the roof for one and a half metres — as if someone has left it lying there by mistake.

With these given, and the fact kunstyal these crossings would divide the square site into 4 parts, the challenge was: Circulations, as well as joining the different points, create instability across the inclined planes requiring the displacement.

You can find out more or switch them off if you prefer. Introduction The Kunsthal is a temporary exhibition gallery designed by Rem Koolhaas with a series of local support that enrich their primary function. The kunstjal parts of the building seem to be lightly piled on top of each other and several ramps traverse the structure to produce a spiral route through the building. A ramp steps which the audience connects with the terrace is situated above, at a distance, running in another direction.

Fragmentation is the end result of this collage of materials and components that adhere to seek their own direction.

The Kunsthal in Rotterdam is one of the icons of modern architecture and is visited every year by large numbers of architecture lovers from all over the world.

The ramp that kunsthhal right through the building bridges the difference in height of six metres and links the Museumpark with the Westzeedijk, the Hoboken area and the Park.