Interior Design That Looks Like an Alien Nest is Covering Your Wall

Click to view » 10/30/08 10:10am 10/30/08 10:10amIf you've always wanted to decorate your house to look like a shinier, cleaner version of the queen's knobby, textured nest in , here is a template for you. Architect Zaha Hadid has created artistic interpretations of several buildings she's designed, and they all look like beautiful monsters and…

Haute Couture Spaceship Travels From City to City in Segments

In order to send a spaceship-like pavilion on a journey across the world, Zaha Hadid architects created this Chanel Pavilion, a portable 7500 square foot art venue that will travel from Hong Kong to New York to Moscow to Paris over the next year. The steel structure breaks apart into segments that are no more than… » 3/17/08 2:41pm 3/17/08 2:41pm

Teardrop Skyscrapers and a Metonymic Park in Seoul 2016

Eight years and $31 billion from now, Seoul, Korea's Yongsan business district's cityscape will feature a whole new set of super-tall, futuristic buildings. The project is led by a seemingly odd alliance between Samsung Corporation and the National Pension Fund Service.
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Space-Age Igloo Train Station at Ski Resort

Austria got a major facelift last month with the completion of the Nordpark Cable Railway, which connects four major rail stations with a wildly popular ski resort at Innsbruck. The fantabulous igloo theme and the space station-like interiors are all thanks to star architect Zaha Hadid, who previously designed a ski… » 1/16/08 4:00pm 1/16/08 4:00pm

A Transluscent Addition to the Hong Kong Skyline

Hong Kong Polytechnic University needed a major image boost. So administrators hired hot shot London-based architect Zaha Hadid to create a brand new building, the Innovation Tower, which will house its design school. Starting in 2011, students will disappear into the spaceship-like main lobby via escalator and… » 1/09/08 4:30pm 1/09/08 4:30pm