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Wainwright Weighs In on Rem's De Rotterdam

Wainwright Weighs In on Rem's De Rotterdam
Wainwright Weighs In on Rem's De Rotterdam, © OMA
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In the architectural stomping ground that is Rotterdam, it's no small task to design a building that actually stands out. But, according to The Guardian's Oliver Wainwright, the recently completed De Rotterdam building manages to. Although the Koolhaas-designed structure, which houses offices, apartments and even a boutique hotel, may at first seem simple (simplistic, even), Wainwright praises how the shifting masses cleverly play tricks on your perception. The building is undoubtedly impressive, but is the unconventional envelope enough to distract from a bland-at-best interior? Read the rest of Wainwright's critique here. evaluate

Cite: Katherine Allen. "Wainwright Weighs In on Rem's De Rotterdam" 24 Nov 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/450513/wainwright-weighs-in-on-rem-s-de-rotterdam/> ISSN 0719-8884
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