Dame Zaha Hadid receives Riba Gold Medal for architecture
4 February 2016
From the section Entertainment & Arts
Dame Zaha with her medal and three of her designs: the Heydar Aliyev Centre in Baku (top), the Aquatics Centre in London (middle) and the Maxxi Museum in Rome
Dame Zaha Hadid has received the Royal Gold Medal for architecture from the Royal Institute of British Architects in recognition of her body of work.
The Iraqi-born architect said she was “very proud… to be the first woman to receive the honour in her own right.”
Dame Zaha’s designs include the Heydar Aliyev Centre …read more
Source:: BBC Entertainment