Zaha Hadid Architects , London (HQ) Zaha Hadid Architects is an award-winning practice based in London and many other cities around the world. The office works at all scales in all sectors to create transformative cultural, corporate, residential, and other spaces that work in synchronicity with their surroundings. Led by Zaha Hadid and Patrik Schumacher, the office has designed 950 projects in forty-four countries, by 350 current staff originating from fifty-five countries. Iraqi-born Hadid has been awarded a DBE by Queen Elizabeth II (2012), the Pritzker Prize (2004), and the Stirling Prize (2010, 2011). Both Hadid and Schumacher are highly influential in shaping the next generation of young architects, through their teaching, lectures, and publications. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.