Wow, what a stunning, intimate place to experience music. Zaha Hadid Architects created a unique chamber music hall specially designed to house solo performances of Johann Sebastian Bach. A fabric membrane was stretched over a steel structure and suspended from the ceiling. It creates a small stage for the grand piano, an intimate space for the audience, and passages in and out of the auditorium. It was originally created for the Manchester International Festival, and they now host other…

JS Bach Chamber Music Hall by Zaha Hadid Architects

The JS Bach Chamber Music Hall was first installed in the Manchester Art Gallery during the Summer 2009 Festival. The same pavilion will be at the Holland Festival in

Heydar Aliyev Center by Zaha Hadid Architects

Best Architecture Photographer of the Year 2014 was awarded to British duo Hufton + Crow for capturing Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Centre staircase.


This picture looks like a building mixing some sort of biological elements with it. This idea says to me that the more we know, the more opportunity we will have. Who would know biology can combine with architecture in ancient time?

"Architecture is unnecessarily difficult. It's very tough." - Zaha Hadid

Zaha Hadid's rendering for her proposed design of the Department of Islamic Art at the Louvre in Paris


Stone Gate by Italian designer Raffaello Galiotto and developed by Lithos Design.

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Built by Zaha Hadid Architects in Paris, France with date Images by Stefan Tuchila. Photographer Stefan Tuchila recently shared with us his images of the Chanel Mobile Art Pavilion by Zaha Hadid Archit.