short biography

Zaha Hadid (born 1950 in Bagdad/ Iraq, died 2016 in Miami, lived in London) was an architect, artist and designer. She studied mathematics at the American University of Beirut and architecture at the Architectural Association (AA) School in London. Hadid founded Zaha Hadid Architects in 1979 and was awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 2004.

Deconstructionism, architecture, design, painting, drawing, theoretical and academic work Deconstructionism, architecture, design, painting, drawing


1987-94 IBA-Hochhaus, Berlin

1990 Monsoon Bar, Sapporo

1990 Abu Dhabi Hotel, Abu Dahbi

1990 Tokio Cultural Center, Tokyo

1990 Hafenstrasse Building, Hamburg

1990 Exhibition Pavillion for Video Art, Groningen

1993 Vitra Design Museum / Fire Station, Weil am Rhein

1996 Arthotel Billie Strauss, Kirchheim unter der Teck

2003 Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati
2009 MAXXI - Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo, Rome
2005 BMW Central Building, Leipzig
2005 Phaeno Science Center, Wolfsburg
2008 Chanel Mobile Art Pavilion, worldwide
2010 MAXXI – National Museum of the 21st Century Arts, Rome
2010 Evelyn Grace Academy in Brixton, London
2010 Guangzhou Opera House, Guangzhou
2011 Riverside Museum, Glasgow
2011 CMA CGM Tower, Marseille
2011 Roca London Gallery in Chelsea Harbour, London
2012 Heydar Aliyev Cultural Centre, Baku
2012 Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing
2013 Salerno Maritime Terminal, Salerno
2014 Napoli Afragola railway station, Naples
2014 Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul
2015 Investcorp Building, St Antony's College, Oxford

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  • 29. Sep 19. Jan 1997
    Paper Art 6 Leopold Hoesch Museum + Papiermuseum Düren