August 28, 2010

Rem Koolhaas wins Golden Lion at 12th Venice Biennale.

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At the 12th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice today, Rem Koolhaas was awarded the Golden Lion for lifetime achievement by Biennale director Kazuyo Sejima.

Koolhaas commented: "It is a really wonderful moment to get a lifetime achievement award in the middle of my career. I will certainly treat it as an encouragement for further action. I will certainly treat it as an encouragement for further action. Thank you."