BEING ZAHA HADID

Full Index | Abitare 511 Aprile 2011

53 Editorial by Marco Sammicheli and Giovanna Silva
68 The Baghdad years by Zaha Hadid

THE TEACHER

72 A lecture at Penn University in Philadelphia
78 The University of Applied Arts in Vienna
83 The Parametric City by Patrik Schumacher

THE ARCHITECT

86 The exhibition on Suprematism in Zurich
90 Zaha Hadid and the Russian avant-garde by Paola Nicolin
94 The ZHA office in Clerkenwell
100 Zaha Hadid Architects office by Salottobuono
102 People and methods
106 Hans Ulrich Obrist interviews Zaha Hadid and Patrik Schumacher
112 The London Aquatic Centre: the construction site
118 The opening of the school in Brixton
128 Hommage à Zaha: Lord Palumbo
130 The Riverside Museum of Transport in Glasgow: the construction site

LA DIVA

138 Zaha Hadid home by Anniina Koivu
145 Hommage à Zaha: Rolf Fehlbaum

146 Zaha and fashion
151 Hommage à Zaha: Neil Barrett
152 Woman of the year
London Frieze Art Fair + Basel
A conversation with Craig Robins and Edwin Heathcote
159 Hommage à Zaha: Julia Peyton-Jones

THE ARCHITECT

160 The opening of MAXXI in Rome
169 Hommage à Zaha: Romeo Gigli
170 The Maritime Station in the harbour of Salerno: the construction site
176 The bridge named after Sheikh Zayed in Abu Dhabi: the construction site
184 Hommage à Zaha: Aaron Betsky
186 The Cultural Centre in Baku: the construction site
192 The opening of the Guangzhou Opera House
202 Hadid City by Salottobuono
204 1982-2011 projects by Salottobuono
208 Hommage à Zaha: Brian Clarke

This issue has been curated by Marco Sammicheli (text), Giovanna Silva (photography) and Mario Piazza (graphic design). With the editorial advisory of Maria Giulia Zunino and the collaboration of Alessia Pincini.

Front cover photo by Giovanna Silva