October 2018

Dame Zaha Hadid - architectural superstar

Welcome to The Arts Society Brussels
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 20:00
2 Avenue Paul Hymans, Brussels 1200
1200 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert 1200

Architectural historians of the future will recognize her as a highly important 21st century architect.

Dame Zaha Hadid died on March 31st 2016 at the age of 65. Architectural historians of the future will surely recognize her as one of the most important architects of the early 21st century. She was born in Iraq and her reputation was global, but 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


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.