• Zaha Hadid's Project in Rio Canceled

    4 days ago - By Arch Daily

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    "Residencial Casa Atlântica" in Copacabana, Zaha Hadid's first project in South America , was canceled. O Globo reported the cause as "the delay of the city hall to release the work license and the consequent delay of the launch and inauguration of the project." The luxury residential condominium was designed in 2013 and should have been opened in time for the Olympics. First conceived as a luxury hotel, the building was changed to a residential project with 30 residential units. According to businessman Omar Peres, who spearheaded the venture and commissioned Zaha Hadid...
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