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Here are 8 of Zaha Hadid’s most eye-catching designs

From New York to China, a look at the starchitect's groundbreaking work
By Kerry Barger | April 01, 2016 10:00AM

Widely regarded as the world’s greatest female architect, Zaha Hadid defied earthly boundaries with her futuristic, out-of-this-world designs.

The Iraqi-British architect, who on Thursday died of a heart attack at a hospital in Miami, delivered her distinctive style to buildings around the globe. In New York City, she was commissioned for Related Companies’ 520 West 28th Street project, an 11-story condo that resembles a spaceship hovering beside the High Line.

Check out the above slideshow to see some of the Pritzker Prize winner’s most notable designs.