Gil Dezer, a Miami-area developer, five years ago had 850 unsold condominiums on his hands and almost $500 million in loans coming due as credit markets froze and buyers disappeared.
“Some sort of sea life creature” is how architect Zaha Hadid describes the 269 million pound ($439 million) Aquatics Centre she just completed for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Zaha Hadid posed for an army of photographers huddled outside a former gunpowder depot in London’s Hyde Park.
Architect Zaha Hadid has been appointed to design a new headquarters for the central bank in Baghdad, two months after an assault on the existing building left at least 15 people dead.
“All art is erotic.”
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Zaha Hadid, the Iraqi-born architect who last year won the U.K.’s RIBA Stirling Prize for her MAXXI Museum in Rome, is shortlisted again this year for her design of a school in Brixton, south London.
The Serpentine Gallery in London’s Hyde Park is close to expanding into a nearby venue, beating rival bidder Damien Hirst , after receiving its largest-ever donation, people familiar with the negotiations said.
The J. S. Bach Chamber Music Hall , a mobile concert hall built by Pritzker-prize winner Zaha Hadid , will relocate to Abu Dhabi in March.