• Nanjing International Youth Cultural Centre / Zaha Hadid Architects

    13 days ago - By Arch Daily

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    Architects: Zaha Hadid Architects
    Location: Nankín, Jiangsu, China
    Design: Zaha Hadid, Patrik Schumacher
    Zha Project Director: Nils-Peter Fischer
    Area: 465000.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Hufton + Crow
    Zha Consulting Associate: Cristiano Ceccato
    Zha Project Architect: Shao-Wei Huang
    Zha Lead Facades & Envelope: Shao-wei Huang, Lydia Kim
    Zha Lead Conference Centre: Melike Altinisik
    Zha Lead Towers & Podium: Garin O'Aivazian
    Zha Lead Interiors: May-Jinqui Qin
    Zha Lead Landscape & Urbanism: Carolina Lopez-Blanco
    Zha Lead Site Supervision: Ed Gaskin
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  • Zaha Hadid: Maker of the 21st Century

    Zaha Hadid: Maker of the 21st Century

    13 days ago - By Arch Daily

    KAPSARC (King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre) / Zaha Hadid Architects. Image © Hufton + Crow
    This article was originally published by Autodesk's Redshift publication as " Respect: Architect Zaha Hadid, Queen of the Curve. " In March 2016, when world-renowned architect Zaha Hadid died of a heart attack at age 65 in a Miami hospital, the news sent shockwaves through the architecture community. The flamboyant British designer-born on October 31, 1950 in Iraq, educated in Beirut, and known as the “Queen of the Curve” for her swooping, elegantly complex designs-was a legend in...
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