• AD Classics: Dutch Parliament Extension / OMA

    2 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Via OMA
    This article was originally published on April 22, 2016. To read the stories behind other celebrated architecture projects, visit our AD Classics section.
    Designed shortly before Zaha Hadid left the Office of Metropolitan Architecture -led by Rem Koolhaas-to found her practice, Zaha Hadid Architects, the proposed extension for the Dutch Parliament firmly rejects the notion that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Rather than mimic the style of the existing historic buildings, OMA elected to pay tribute to the complex's accretive construction by inserting a collection of...
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