Everybody wanted to be Rem. Still they want to be Rem Koolhass. Being Rem Koolhass.
Not so many wanted to be Zaha, not so many want to become Frank and who remembers Bernard Tschumi anyway? Nobody. Rem is accessible. To copy Rem is easy. Because there is no Rem, he can be anybody and nobody. He talks about junk space but he's the first to introduce junk space as haut architecture. What is the CCTV if not a big, big bigness piece of junk space? I've never bought Rem. In fact