Zaha Hadid is arguably the hottest living architect. After graduating from the American University in Beirut in 1971, the Iraqi-born Hadid moved to London to study at the Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA). She was awarded a Diploma Prize in 1977 and became a member of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture, teaching at the AA with Rem Koolhaas and Elia Zenghelis. Later she led her own studio at... More >>>