Hadid, Zaha

Hadid, Zaha

(1950–)
Iraqi-British architect who established her own London-based practice in 1980. A winner of many international competitions. In 2002 Hadid won the international design competition to design Singapore’s One-North master plan; in 2004 she became the first female recipient of the Pritzker Architecture Prize; in 2005 her design won the competition for the new city casino of Basel, Switzerland. Other projects include the Science Center, Wolfsburg, Austria; the Contemporary Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH; the Center for Contemporary Arts, Rome, Italy; and the Guangzhou Opera House, Guangzhou, China.
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Participating Architects Peter Eisenman, Eisenman Architects Michael Graves, Graves Design Zaha Hadid, Zaha Hadid Architects Thom Mayne, Morphosis Bill Pedersen, Kohn Pedersen Fox Laurinda Spear, Arquitectonica Bernard Tschumi, Bernard Tschumi Architects Jaime Velez, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, LLP Massimo Vignelli, Vignelli Designs, Inc.