In Pictures: Zaha Hadid’s award-winning designs

Globally-renowned architect Zaha Hadid is the first woman to be awarded Royal Gold Medal by The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). Given in recognition of her lifetime’s work, here is a selection of Hadid’s completed designs and future projects.

Abu Dhabi Performing Arts Centre

Burnham Pavilion Chicago

Central Bank of Iraq

Heydar Aliyev Centre, Baku

Qatar stadium

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