Date & TimeSTART: 7:00 PM May 4, 2011
END: 9:00 PM May 4, 2011
Starchitect and Inhabitat favorite Rem Koolhaas will be kicking off the Festival of Ideas with his keynote address. Co-founder of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), Rem Koolhaas is one of the most influential architects and thinkers of the past three decades. Koolhaas is the founder of AMO, a think tank focused on social, economic, and technological issues. He is a recipient of the Pritzker Architecture Prize and the author of such landmark books as Delirious New York: A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan and S, M, L, XL. He is Professor in Practice at Harvard’s School of Design, Department of Architecture.