Star Rem’s whine misses the point

Koolhaus: Bashing competitions.

Knowing of Rem Koolhaas’ provocatively radical pronouncements, I assumed your headline (News January 5) referred to some appeal for a boycott by super-starchitects of rapacious multi-national clients and their demands for gas-guzzling symbols of power across the globe. Or perhaps of architects’ willing co-operation with nasty regimes in places ...

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