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Rem Koolhaas Sheds Light on Lagos

Rem Koolhaas Sheds Light on Lagos

In this interview conducted by the Brigtje van der Haak maker of the documentary Lagos Wide & Close, Rem Koolhaas discusses his research on the urbanization of Nigeria's largest city, Lagos. While this research is as yet unpublished, Koolhaas discusses external influences on the city’s architecture, how his visits have affected his view of the profession, and Lagos’ future potential. The documentary by van der Haak, released on DVD in 2004, is an interactive exploration of Lagos from a multitude of scales. Now, it has been adapted for the web, and can be viewed in its entirety here!

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Cite: Connor Walker. "Rem Koolhaas Sheds Light on Lagos" 24 Aug 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/540325/rem-koolhaas-sheds-light-on-lagos/> ISSN 0719-8884
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