Should local architects be given precedence over large international practices? Zaha Hadid Architects' Patrik Schumacher and Katherine Clarke and Liza Fior of Muf Architecture/Art fight it out.

Published in Features
Wednesday, 25 March 2020 10:00

Zaha Hadid’s London Aquatic Centre

Built for the 2012 London Olympics, Zaha Hadid’s London Aquatic Centre has an undulating roof that dips down like a wave

Published in Buildings
Friday, 19 September 2014 13:07

Crest by Zaha Hadid

Watch the Crest bridge being installed at the V&A

Published in Video
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 14:49

Welcome to ZHA World

Hadid, who recently opened a huge shopping complex in Beijing and launched a sculptural shoe, has had a prolific year. Brand Zaha is now a formidable, swooshing global force.

Published in Features
Thursday, 11 August 2011 11:55

Profile: Ma Yansong

Ma Yansong shot to fame when he became the first Chinese architect to win a major international competition. Now, with those winning towers approaching completion, he reflects on what it means to represent a country and a generation – and keep from becoming stale.

Published in Features
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 15:33

The Autopoiesis of Architecture

Patrik Schumacher’s grand theory of contemporary architecture fails to convince Douglas Murphy.

Published in Review

Zaha Hadid Architects opens its first school – a zigzagging bridge of glass, concrete and steel. It’s a slice of shining 
Hadid swagger for a deprived part of south London.

Published in News
Thursday, 17 December 2009 19:44

Conversation: de Smedt and Grima

Conversation between architect Julien de Smedt and Joseph Grima, director of New York’s Storefront for Art and Architecture.

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