Monday, May 17, 2010
El Croquis 73(I) - Zaha Hadid (1992-1995)
Architecture Magazine | 1995 | English/Spanish language | ASIN B000E28ZS8 | 175 pages | PDF | color scans | 29 Mb
Zaha Hadid was born in Baghdad in 1950, she studied architecture at the Architectural Association from 1972, where she was awarded the Diploma Prize in 1977. She then became a member of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture; began teaching at the AA with Rem Koolhaas and Elia Zenghelis; and later lead her own studio at the AA until 1987. Her academic concerns have continued to the present, with periods of visting professiorship at Columbia and Harvard universities, and a series of Master Classes and lectures at various venues around the world. During 1994 she held the Kenzo Tange chair at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University. This book is written in both English and Spanish.