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Zaha Hadid: It's Tough Being an Arab Woman in the Architecture Business

Alain Elkann | Posted 03.09.2015 | World
Alain Elkann

My work is not within the accepted box. Maybe because I am a woman. Also an Arab. There was a certain prejudice about these things.

Zaha Hadid Designs Five Wooden Towers To House Cambodian Genocide Institute

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 01.20.2015 | Arts

This post originally appeared on ArchDaily. by Karissa Rosenfield Zaha Hadid Architects have unveiled their design for the Sleuk Rith Institu...

Interview With Frank Gehry: How Does He Do It?

Patricia Zohn | Posted 12.14.2014 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Architect Frank Gehry says on the occasion of the opening of his new LV Fondation building and retrospective in Paris, "Well, you live a couple of lives, for me personally, I feel like the luckiest guy ever."

10 Famed Designers Envision Their Dream Products

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 09.22.2014 | Arts

This post originally appeared on ArchDaily. by Rory Stott Tableware / Zaha Hadid + Gareth Neal. Image © Petr Krejčí Terence Conran asked n...

Behold, Zaha Hadid's New ‘Blossoming' Towers

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 09.16.2014 | Arts

Read the original story on ArchDaily by Sadia Quddus Zaha Hadid Architects have unveiled their latest design, an urban riverfront development in B...

Mallika Rao

'Vagina Stadium' Architect Says Deadly Working Conditions Aren't Her Problem | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.09.2014 | Arts

If people are predicted to die constructing a building you designed, what would you do? This is the question facing architect Zaha Hadid, whose Al...

By The Light of the Feminist Moon

George Heymont | Posted 04.10.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

In truth, much of the world has come a long way from the crude Freudian symbolism which insists that anything long and straight represents a male and anything resembling a circle represents a female.

Live From the Dubai International Film Festival: Sunday, Dec. 8

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.07.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

As a critic who regularly attends a couple of film festivals a year I average seeing four films a day and have been known to see as many as six in one day. So I have to admit I appreciate the more casual approach to scheduling at the Dubai International Film Festival.

Yes, Qatar's Monster Stadium Looks A Bit Like A Vagina

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.24.2013 | Arts

Attention, attention. There's a football stadium in Qatar that looks a lot like female genitalia, and the internet wants you to gawk at it. Yes, ou...

This Super-Yacht Puts All Regular Yachts To Shame

Posted 10.31.2013 | Arts

Architect extraordinaire Zaha Hadid has done it all. From dancing skyscrapers in Dubai to hidden Russian bungalows, from aerodynamic couches to aqua t...

Zaha Hadid's Unveils First NYC Building

ARTINFO | Posted 09.14.2013 | Arts

Years after having lost the High Line to Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Zaha Hadid has just landed a commission to make her mark on the elevated train trac...

LOOK: This Is One Of The Craziest Pools We've Ever Seen

Posted 07.10.2013 | Miami

Renderings for starchitect Zaha Hadid's upcoming residential skyscraper in downtown Miami have been released, and we're getting queasy just looking at...

World Architecture Festival 2013

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 09.07.2013 | Arts

(Read original story here) By Sebastian Jordana More than 300 projects from almost 50 countries have been shortlisted for the World Architecture F...

Zaha Hadid Takes On Saudi Arabia

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 05.28.2013 | Arts

By Karissa Rosenfield (Read the original story here) In order to serve its rapidly expanding population of more than five million, the ArRiyadh De...

The Next Big Thing In Architecture

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 04.10.2013 | Arts

When Frank Gehry's latest tower rose out of lower Manhattan in all its rippled steel glory in early 2011, architecture critics basically died, they we...

'Women In Architecture Deserve The Same Recognition As Their Male Counterparts'

Posted 04.01.2013 | Arts

In 1991, Robert Venturi was awarded the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize along with a reward of $100,000. However, Denise Scott Brown -- his wi...

LOOK: $300M Hive Planned For Downtown

Posted 03.18.2013 | Miami

Iraqi-born, London-based Zaha Hadid, the celebrity architect behind London's Olympic Aquatic Center and MAXXI in Rome, is building her first residenti...

'I Am Sure That As A Woman I Can Do A Very Good Skyscraper' | Posted 02.20.2013 | Arts
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Responding to research on discrimination against women architects, Zaha Hadid, one of the top female architects and the first woman to be honored with...

LOOK: This Is Not Ice

Posted 01.23.2013 | HuffPost Home

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Our Favorite Things Women Said To Us Last Year

Posted 04.26.2013 | Women

One of the best parts of our jobs at HuffPost Women is getting to talk to amazing women all year long -- famous and unknown, young and old, experts an...

Zaha Hadid: Star-chitect Buildings Copied in China

designboom | Posted 03.01.2013 | Arts

'Galaxy SOHO' by Zaha Hadid Image © Designboom     In an age in which starchitect buildings have become the norm, how important should artistic au...

The United States: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Edward Goldman | Posted 02.16.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

With the holiday season upon us, it might be a good idea to take a bird's-eye view of the American museum scene, here in California and elsewhere across the country.

It's A Bird. It's A Plane. It's... Naomi Campbell's House?

Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 11.28.2012 | HuffPost Home

We are a little perplexed.

Margaret Wheeler Johnson

'What I Love About Being A Woman': Backstage At The Glamour Women Of The Year Awards | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 11.13.2012 | Women

You have to believe not only in yourself, you have to believe that the world is actually worth your sacrifices.

And The Next Zaha Hadid Is...

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.15.2012 | Arts

The London Olympic stadium and two designs by starchitect Rem Koolhaas were among the shortlisted buildings pegged to win Britain's most elite archite...