09
May 2019

DAME ZAHA HADID – ARCHITECTURAL SUPERSTAR

Welcome to The Arts Society Tarporley
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 13:30
The Community Centre
113a High St Tarporley CW6 0AY

One of the most important architects of the early 21st century, Zaha Hadid has made Britain her home. This lecture tells the story of her career.

One of the most important architects of the early 21st century, Zaha Hadid was born in Iraq; her reputation was global, and she made Britain her home. This lecture tells the story of her career from the visionary projects of the 1980s, through the years of frustration when her designs were considered unbuildable, to the prolific crop of successful projects built all over the world in the last decade of her life.
 

THE ARTS SOCIETY ACCREDITED LECTURER

Professor Colin Davies

Prof of Architectural Theory. Former editor Architects Journal and contrib to mags worldwide. Books: Thinking About Architecture, Key Houses of the Twentieth Century,The Prefab Home, High Tech Architecture, A New History of Modern Architecture (published by Laurence King) and monographs on work of Foster, Hopkins, Grimshaw.