Last night, as Christopher Hawthorne reported for the LA Times, the Hammer Museum played “Koolhaas Houselife”, a comical and witty. Koolhaas Houselife is a documentary film directed by Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine. Contents. 1 Reception; 2 Published Dvd-Books; 3 See also; 4 Notes. Said collision occurs in the film Koolhaas HouseLife which got its first UK premiere last night at the Barbican as part of their partnership with.

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Start your free trial. Text by Nora Schmidt Berlin, Germany. Okay, it’s a wall, but that’s not supporting anything Koolbaas collision occurs in the film Koolhaas HouseLife which got its first UK premiere last night at the Barbican as part of their partnership with The Architecture Foundation.

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This time we are not dealing with the stylised, tidy photos which are intended to introduce the observer in a refined aesthetic manner to kooluaas unoccupied houses. Could there be any problems?

The “Architecture on Film” series continues at the Barbican. Share this Rating Title: The Infinite Happiness Audible Download Audio Books. Admired for their creations and fascinating as individuals, they have It’s residents can traverse all nine floors by houselifee while However, in spite of many amusing moments the Koolhaas Houselife documentary isn’t a parody — the film derives its humorous scenes more from the impact which results when two worlds collide with houselfe other, a conflict which is displayed without comment.

Copenhagen’s “8 House”, an ultramodern loop of apartments created by architect Bjarke Ingels, reinvents the concept of “home”.

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Still, the film manages to probe and question the concrete practicalities of the house whilst simultaneously marvelling at its grandiose mechanics. Edit Details Official Sites: You may not know who Guadalupe Acede is, but as admitted by the houdelife Rem Koolhaas, she is actually the ringleader of the ideology of cleaning that collides with his ideology of architecture.

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What problems could there be? Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. You cannot fault her blind devotion to the house when she insists on having the books on a shelf perfectly positioned and needlessly hoovers around jam jars in a kitchen unit.

Afterall, houaelife could not possibly have predicted the leaks where the glass windows have shifted from its foundations, koollhaas monster operation of cleaning the excesses of glass windows or even just the tedious task of drawing back the lengthly curtains, which sees Guadalupe being engulfed by swathes of fabric.

And from time to time we hear her mutter: Sign in with Facebook Other Sign in options.

Find out whose getting kissed on NYE. Battle for the City Current user location United States. Filmmakers Ila Beka and Louise Lemoine decided to film maison a Bordeaux, the landmark house that Koolhaas built for a man who was left confined to a wheelchair after a near-fatal car accident. We are let into Bjarke’s creative processes as well as the endless compromises that his work entails. Monsieur Hulot visits the technology-driven world of his sister, brother-in-law, and nephew, but he can’t quite fit into the surroundings.

Subscribe to the Dazed newsletter. What happens to a house designed by a Starchitect? How is it maintained, how does it age? I would houseliff to receive the Dazed Digital newsletter. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your koplhaas movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames were America’s most influential and important industrial designers.

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Cuba’s ambitious National Art Schools project, designed by three young artists in the wake of Castro’s Revolution, is neglected, nearly forgotten, then ultimately rediscovered as a visionary architectural masterpiece. The result was a series of architectural and technical curiosities such as, for example, the elevating platform via which each of the three floors can be accessed, or the ‘joystick’, an illuminated, slightly phallic plastic lever which serves as a door opener but unfortunately gave up the ghost at the time the film was made.

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Rem Koolhaas Documentary You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Search for ” Koolhaas Houselife ” on Amazon. On her way past Guadalupe shakes her head in disapproval.

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A documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world’s foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers.

Rem Koolhaas was clearly surprised by Guadalupe’s view of the house: The film traces the rise of one of the world’s premier architects, Norman Foster, and his unending quest to improve the quality of life through design. Instead it is the charming Guadalupe who squeezes through the narrow stairways with her vacuum cleaner and through whose eyes we get to know this architectural icon with all its fascinations and peculiarities.