“Queen of the Curve”: 18 Influential Works by Zaha Hadid

When Zaha Hadid passed away in March 2016, she left the world of architecture with an irreplaceable legacy. As the first woman to receive the Pritzker Architecture Prize (2004), she was described by the Guardian of London as the "Queen of the curve" who "liberated architectural geometry, giving it a whole new expressive identity."

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Giant ski slope to top green-roofed civic center in Beijing

Andrew Bromberg of Aedas designed the China World Trade Center Phase 3C that merges energy efficient principles with mixed-use programming.

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An extraordinary project pushing the boundaries of architecture and lifestyle and bringing future visions one step closer. Also, take a look at the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative - http://www.shanghaidaily.com/opinion/chinese-perspectives/Chinese-and-foreign-entrepreneurs-build-a-better-world-under-Belt-and-Road-Initiative/shdaily.shtml