Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid, DBE (Arabic: زها حديد Zahā Ḥadīd; 31 October 1950 – 31 March 2016) was an Iraqi-born British architect. She was the first Arab woman who received the Pritzker Architecture Prize, winning it in 2004. She received the Stirling Prize in 2010 and 2011. In 2012, she was created a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire and in 2015 she became the first woman to be awarded the RIBA Gold Medal in her own right.
Hadid liberated architectural geometry with the creation of highly expressive, sweeping fluid forms of multiple perspective points and fragmented geometry that evoke the chaos and flux of modern life. A pioneer of parametricism, and an icon of neo-futurism, with a formidable personality, her acclaimed work and ground-breaking forms include the aquatic center for the London 2012 Olympics, the Broad Art Museum in the U.S., and the Guangzhou Opera House in China.
Vitra Fire Station (1994), Weil am Rhein, Germany
Bergisel Ski Jump (2002), Innsbruck, Austria
Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art (2003), Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Hotel Puerta America (2003–2005), Madrid, Spain
BMW Central Building (2005), Leipzig, Germany
Ordrupgaard annexe (2005), Copenhagen, Denmark
Phaeno Science Center (2005), Wolfsburg, Germany
R. Lopez De Heredia Wine Pavilion (2001–2006), Haro, La Rioja, Spain
Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut (2006–14), Beirut, Lebanon
Maggie's Centres at the Victoria Hospital (2006), Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Hungerburgbahn new stations (2007), Innsbruck, Austria
Chanel Mobile Art Pavilion (2006–08), worldwide
Bridge Pavilion (2008), Zaragoza, Spain
Pierresvives (2002–12), Montpellier, France
MAXXI – National Museum of the 21st Century Arts (1998–2010), Rome, Italy. Stirling Prize 2010 winner.
Guangzhou Opera House (2010), Guangzhou, People's Republic of China
Sheikh Zayed Bridge (2007–10), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Galaxy SOHO in Beijing, China.
London Aquatics Centre (2011), 2012 Summer Olympics, London, United Kingdom
Riverside Museum Glasgow
Riverside Museum (2007–11) development of Glasgow Transport Museum, Scotland
CMA CGM Tower (2004–11), Marseilles, France
Evelyn Grace Academy (2006–10) in Brixton, London, UK. Stirling Prize 2011 winner.
Capital Hill Residence, in Moscow, Russia.
Roca London Gallery (2009–11) in Chelsea Harbour, London, UK
d'Leedon, Singapore (2011)
Heydar Aliyev Cultural Centre (2007–12) in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum (2010–12), East Lansing, Michigan, United States
Mandarin Oriental Dellis Cay, Villa D (2012) (private home under construction), Dellis Cay, Turks & Caicos Islands
Library and Learning Center of the Vienna University of Economics and Business Campus
Salerno Maritime Terminal (2007–13), Salerno, Italy
Napoli Afragola railway station, Italy (2013)
Jockey Club Innovation Tower (2013), Hong Kong
Dongdaemun Design Plaza (2008–14), Seoul, South Korea
Citylife office tower (Storto) and residentials, Milan, Italy (2014)
Investcorp Building, St Antony's College, Oxford (2013–15), UK.
King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (2010–15)
One Thousand Museum, Miami, United States
Antwerp Harbour House, Antwerp, Belgium
Nuragic and Contemporary art museum (on hold), Cagliari, Italy
Eleftherias Square in Nicosia, Cyprus
Wangjing SOHO in Beijing, China
Esfera City Center in Monterrey, Mexico
New Century City Art Center, Chengdu, China
520 West 28th Street, New York City, United States
Dominion Tower in Moscow, Russia
Danjiang Bridge in New Taipei, Taiwan
Iraqi Parliament Building in Baghdad
2013 Bottle designed by Zaha Hadid
2014 Qatar 2022 FIFA world cup stadium design