New Contour Placemat Set of 2, White
Creating desirable accents for the modern home, Zaha Hadid Design offers a line of decorative accessories, candles and limited edition pieces with an emphasis on innovation and exploration. Each piece is treated like a small scale architectural project, experimenting with the latest technologies and materials.
One of the biggest superstars in modern architecture, Zaha Hadid's work is lauded the the world over as the future of architecture. In 2004, her achievements earned her the Pritzker Architecture Prize, considered by many to be the Nobel Prize of architecture. With a unique design aesthetic showcased in a multitude of projects worldwide, Zaha Hadid's approach to home accents is no different than that of her large scale designs. Each Zaha Hadid Design product is a piece of art that is dynamic, geometric and unique, while simultaneously embodying the intricacy and organic quality of nature.
With a career in art, architecture and design spanning more that 30 years, Zaha Hadid's line of home accessories are born out of a desire to create something novel and uniquely innovative.
Zaha Hadid was born in Baghdad in 1950. She studied at the Architectural Association in London, where she qualified in 1977.
Hadid began her professional architectural career in 1979, with her uniquely organic design aesthetic giving rise to some of the greatest architectural wonders of the modern age. Some of her best known works include the Vitra Fire Station at Weil am Rhein, Germany, and a residential building for the IBA in Berlin. Her major completed projects include the Lf One Pavilion at Weil am Rhein (1993-99); the Mind Zone at Millennium Dome in London (1997-99); a tram station and car park in Strasbourg (2001) and a ski jump in Innsbruck (2002).
Zaha Hadid is also well known as a painter and designer of select furniture pieces and home accessories. Her work has been shown in various exhibitions in the United States, Japan, Britain and Germany.View other products by Zaha Hadid