“Rire jaune” with Koolhaas

“La Ville Générique a éliminé le caractère des lieux ainsi que la substance de l’urbanité traditionnelle en réduisant l’espace public et la rue à de simples illusions de ville, elle devient ainsi un ‘lieu de sensations faibles et distendues, d’émotions rares et espacées” **

From the reading of “JUNKSPACE”: this is a representation of R.Koolhass ideas made by a copy/paste of a few thoughts of his…

endless building – bubble structure – containers – Bermuda Triangle of concepts – petri dish – Jacuzzi with millions of your best friends – fuzzy empire of blur – vicious parody of ambitions – quartered the way a carcass is torn apart – superblocks – unmemorable – dress code: sandals and parka – neon – structures emerge like springs from the mattress – authorless world – forms search for function like hermit crabs looking for a vacant shell – …

** Commentaire repris du “Journal de l’Architecte” (parution Mardi, 22 Février 2011)

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