Zaha Hadid: Early Paintings and Drawings at Serpentine Sackler Gallery

Zaha Hadid: Early Paintings and Drawings at Serpentine Sackler Gallery

Today, was the last day to visit the the Serpentine’s exhibition of paintings and the rarely seen drawings of the pioneering and visionary architect Zaha Hadid.

BY BEA MARTIN

 

Born in Baghdad, Iraq in 1950, Hadid studied mathematics at the American University of Beirut before moving to London in 1972 to attend the Architectural Association (AA) School where she was awarded the Diploma Prize in 1977. Hadid founded Zaha Hadid Architects in 1979 and completed her first building, the Vitra Fire Station, Germany in 1993.

Extension of the Dutch Parliament
The Peak, Hong Kong, China, 1982-83
Berlin 2000, 1988
Malevich’s Tektonik
London 2066, London, UK, 1991
Hommage a Verner Panton, 1990
Hafenstrasse Development, Hanburg, Germany, 1989 1
Grand Buildings, Trafalgar Square, London, UK
Grand Buildings, Trafalgar Square, London, UK
Sketchbook
Sketchbook

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

8 Dec 2016 to 12 Feb 2017

 

 

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