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OMA god! It*s a... convention center?!

Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) Convention and Exhibition Centre, in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Concept by Rem Koolhaas andnd Reinier de Graaf of Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

This enormous thing seated in the middle of the desert will be hosting a convention centre, hotel rooms, apartments, offices and retail space in a giant sphere. A stretched low-rise building adjacent to the sphere `hovers` above the ground beside the exhibtion centre, retail and additional hotel rooms.
Oh and yes, obviously it looks like the Death Star, but do I really need to point that out?
I love it!


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