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Zaha Hadid

October 31, 1950 ( Baghdad, Iraq ) - Marco 31, 2016 ( Miami, USA ).

Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid, the "Queen of the Curve", was an Iraqi and British architect who consistently pushed the boundaries of urban architecture and design. Her work has tested the spatial quality, expanding and intensifying the existing landscapes in search of a visionary aesthetic that covers all fields of design, ranging from the urban scale to products, interiors and furniture.

Works: The Riverside Museum, Scotland; Vitra Fire Station, Germany; Opera House, Guangzhou; MAXXI National Museum, Rome; Heydar Aliyev Center, Azerbaijan.

Awards : Pritzker Prize , Stirling Award , Structural Steel Design Awards , Glamor Award for Architect-In-Chief .