OMA proposes an unbelievable extension for Berlin's KaDeWe store

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OMA. Architects.- Rem Koolhaas, Ippolito Pestellini Laparelli. Associate.- Alex de Jong.
Concept team.- Giacomo Ardesio, Sandra Bsat, Janna Bystrykh, Paul Cournet, Alice Grégoire, Piotr Janus, Aleksandar Joksimovic, Francesca Lantieri, Barbara Materia, Romea Muryn, Salome Nikuradze, Alessandro De Santis, Miguel Taborda. Design Development team.- Sandra Bsat, Mariano Sagasta Garcia, Luis Guzman Grossberger, Aleksandar Joksimovic, Felix Perasso, Rita L. Álvarez-Tabío Togores.
Management: SMV Bauprojektsteuerung Ingenieursgesellschaft. Structural Engineer: IBK Ing. - Büro für Tragwerksplanung. Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Engineers: IBT Ingenieurbüro Trache. Local Architects: Architekturbüro Udo Landgraf, Heine Architekten Partnerschaft.
KaDeWe Group.

OMA. Office for Metropolitan Architecture

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) is a leading international partnership practising architecture, urbanism, and cultural analysis. OMA's buildings and masterplans around the world insist on intelligent forms while inventing new possibilities for content and everyday use. OMA is led by eight partners – Rem Koolhaas, Reinier de Graaf, Ellen van Loon, Shohei Shigematsu, Iyad Alsaka, Chris van Duijn, Jason Long, and Managing Partner-Architect David Gianotten – and maintains offices in Rotterdam, New York, Hong Kong, Doha, and Australia.

OMA-designed buildings currently under construction are the renovation of Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe) in Berlin, The Factory in Manchester, Hangzhou Prism, the CMG Times Center in Shenzhen and the Simone Veil Bridge in Bordeaux.

OMA’s completed projects include Taipei Performing Arts Centre (2022), Norra Tornen in Stockholm (2020), Axel Springer Campus in Berlin (2020), MEETT Toulouse Exhibition and Convention Centre (2020), Galleria in Gwanggyo (2020), nhow RAI Hotel in Amsterdam (2020), a new building for Brighton College (2020), and Potato Head Studios in Bali (2020). Earlier buildings include Fondazione Prada in Milan (2018), Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow (2015), Fondazione Prada in Milan (2015); G-Star Headquarters in Amsterdam (2014); Shenzhen Stock Exchange (2013); De Rotterdam (2013), CCTV Headquarters in Beijing (2012), New Court, the headquarters for Rothschild Bank in London (2011); Milstein Hall at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York (2011); and Maggie's Centre, a cancer care centre in Glasgow (2011). Earlier buildings include Casa da Música in Porto (2005), Seattle Central Library (2004), and Netherlands Embassy in Berlin (2003).



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