Archinect - News 2014-09-19T06:07:20-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/59424458/koolhaas-kunsthall-in-art-house-caper koolhaas kunsthall in art-house caper Gregory Walker 2012-10-16T15:29:00-04:00 >2012-10-18T18:59:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m9/m9si2jafzo5b2v2i.jpg" width="390" height="285" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Thieves broke into a Rotterdam museum on Tuesday and walked off with works from the likes of Picasso, Monet, Gauguin and Matisse potentially worth hundreds of millions. "Those thieves got one hell of a haul," said Chris Marinello, who directs the Art Loss Register.</p></em><br /><br /><p> thieves broke into rem koolhaas' iconic <a href="http://www.kunsthal.nl/en-2-Kunsthal-Rotterdam" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kunsthal</a> building in Rotterdam early Tuesday, making off with a number of paintings. while details of the break-in have not been disclosed yet, the collection that the paintings were a part of were being displayed in public for the first time.</p> <p> i wonder what kind of <a href="http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/07/15/architect-rem-koolhaas-and-the-next-world-wonder.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">narrative</a> koolhaas would write about this one...</p>