Zaha already carried her future in her name: the word "hadid" in Arabic means "iron", just like her character, strong and determined. A journey through Zaha Hadid's life, from her childhood in Baghdad to her first studio in London, to the architecture that made her famous all over the world. Over the years Zaha focused on painting and design and created several important buildings and skyscrapers. These include the MAXXI in Rome, the first national museum in Italy dedicated to 21st century art and architecture.
This book is also available in English.