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Zaha Hadid

The life and work of Pritzker Prize-winning British architect Zaha Hadid
Zaha Hadid

Zaha Hadid is one of Britain's foremost architects. She won the Pritzker Prize in 2004 and the Thomas Jefferson Medal in Architecture in 2007.

Zaha Hadid Building Studies

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Evelyn Grace Academy by Zaha Hadid Architects

The building’s segments resemble supersized, tensely interlocked graffiti script, spray-canned in silver, grey and black, says Jay Merrick

Riverside Museum, Glasgow, by Zaha Hadid

Riverside Museum, Glasgow, by Zaha Hadid Architects

The beautifully built Riverside Museum proves hiring Zaha Hadid was the right thing for Glasgow, writes Rory Olcayto. Photography by Hufton + Crow

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Love it or hate it, Zaha pushes the boundaries

Zaha Hadid’s televised Stirling Prize win promotes the commodification of architecture, says Christine Murray

Prince Charles was right to speak out, now architects must listen

The Prince was sticking up for a general public denied a voice by an architectural closed shop dominated by modernists, says Alireza Sagharchi

Zaha Hadid Architects' reworked designs for the Tokyo National Stadium

Zaha says her warnings over Tokyo stadium costs were 'not heeded'

Zaha Hadid has robustly defended her practice’s role in the scrapped £1.3 billion Tokyo Olympic stadium, saying her warnings over the ballooning costs were ignored

Reinhold Messner’s 6th and last MMM-Museum designed by Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid's mountain-top museum opens

A new museum designed by Zaha Hadid for famous mountaineer Reinhold Messner has opened on the top of the Kronplatz peak, in the South Tyrol, Italy

Zaha Hadid's Helix

Zaha creates sculpture for new London art trail

Zaha Hadid has contributed an artwork for a new London sculpture trail, designed to raise money for HOK and PLP’s Francis Crick Institute

Zaha Hadid Architects' reworked designs for the Tokyo National Stadium

Zaha says design not to blame for cost increases on shelved Tokyo stadium

Zaha Hadid has defended the design of her proposed £1.3billion Tokyo Olympic stadium after the scheme was dropped due to spiralling costs

Chengdu airport winner: ADP Ingenieri, China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute, China Airport Construction Group Corporation

Zaha misses out in race for Chengdu airport job

France’s ADP Ingenieri (ADPI) has defeated Zaha Hadid Architects in the competition for Chengdu’s new £7.2 billion airport

Zaha Hadid Architects' reworked designs for the Tokyo National Stadium

Japan gives final go-ahead for Zaha's £1.3bn Olympic stadium

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Tokyo Olympic stadium will start on site in October and cost £1.3 billion to complete, the Japanese government has confirmed

Zaha Hadid Architects' reworked designs for the Tokyo National Stadium

No threat of losing Tokyo stadium job, insists Hadid

Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) has brushed aside reports that the Japanese government is considering tearing up its contract for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics stadium

Zaha Hadid Oxford

Zaha unwraps polished steel Middle East Centre extension

Zaha Hadid Architects has completed its long-awaited extension to the Middle East Centre at St Antony’s College, Oxford

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