The architect Zaha Hadid

By, Jilmil Rajkhowa


After graduating she worked with her former teachers. Rem Koolhaas and Elia Zenghelis at the Office for Metropolitan Architecture. Iraq. Londonpractice. .LIFE AND CAREER Hadid was born in 1950 in Baghdad. In 1980 she established her own London-based practice. becoming a partner in 1977. mathematics from the American University of Beirut before moving to study at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. She received a degree in Iraq. London. 1977.

architecture. Switzerland. In 2005. Beirut.AWARDS  Zaha Hadid is a great architect. In 2004 Hadid become the first female recipient of the Pritzker Architecture Prize. competitions. New York. the biggest award in the architure industry.       . plan. In 2003 Hadid had been awarded a CBE for services to architecture. Switzerland. the equivalent of Nobel Prize. Hadid was honored by spanning her entire work at the Guggenheim museum in 2006. In 2002 she won the international design competition to design Singapore s one north master plan. one of her designs won the competition for the new city casino of Basel 2005. rize. Also in 2006 she received an honorary degree from the American University of Beirut. In 2006. York. she has won many international competitions.


  . Prize. She has always been recognized as a unique designer winning numerous competitions for designs. designs. She has influenced architecture by designing unbuilt projects such as the Cardiff Bay Opera House in 1994. 1994.INFLUENCE IN HER WORK  Zaha Hadid was the first woman to win the Priztker Prize.

   . She has a reputation of being a visionary designer. designs. architecture.INFLUENCE IN HER WORK  She is best known for her modern curving designs. She has a unique imagination which is why she s so important to architecture. Zaha Hadid is acknowledged and respected by her peers such as architect Ram Koolhaas A planet in her own inimitable orbit. orbit. designer.

HER IMPACT IN ARCHITECTURE  She has designed new forms of extreme architecture such as her liquid spaces. Also the Herault Culture Sports Montpellier.   Herault Culture Sports Montpellier . France 2002. Future projects include the very aesthetic looking Dancing Towers in Dubai. Dancing Towers in Dubai.

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