When completed in 2015, the Shanghai Tower will be China’s tallest building. The 632-meter (2,074- feet) skyscraper will also deepen a glut of offices in the city, putting pressure on rents.
“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.
Ukrainian billionaire Victor Pinchuk launched his third $100,000 Future Generation Art Prize (for young talent) at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery, the new scene- shaper by Zaha Hadid.
“All art is erotic.”
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.
The first sight that greets the visitor to the new Serpentine Sackler Gallery is a life-sized sculpture of an elephant’s posterior.
Tired of life? Ready to crawl back into the womb? Paris may have the answer to your wish.
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.