RIP 3/31/16 Zaha Hadid, Iraqi-British architect was the first woman to awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize. She twice won the UK’s most prestigious architecture award, the RIBA Stirling Prize.. Her recognition sounded throughout the art world and also in fashion, influencing designers like Chanel’s Karl Lagerfeld, who once called her the “Coco Chanel of today.”
Zaha Hadid ist heute, am 31.3.2016, gestorben. Sie war eine der wenigen Frauen, die es im Architekturzirkus zu Weltruhm gebracht hat. Hier eine Hommage in Bildern mit einem ihrer Gebäude, welches mich sehr beeindruckt: Das Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku R.I.P. and thank you for your visions!
A perfect example of good architecture not in a building:: Zaha Hadid Designs a Superyacht for shipbuilding company Blohm+Voss, reaching 128 meters in length, and a supporting structure resembling the organic ecosystem below. The form appears dynamic, resembling the flow of water. Paired with the clear, clean, and white coated aesthetics, this yacht fits right in with the water in which it glides across. More
On June 24, 2010 Zaha Hadid was honored as the UNESCO Artist for Peace, an award bestowed upon a person who promotes the values of the organization, specifically by creating the conditions for dialogue among civilizations, cultures and peoples, based upon respect for commonly shared values..." archdaily