Zaha Hadid building pirated in China
Zaha Hadid building pirated in China, one of 11 being built across the country, by a developer on the Island of Chongqing. The copied structure may be completed before the original. Top image Wangjing Soho. © Zaha Hadid
Zaha Hadid’s Wangjing Soho (top image), a 200-metre-high commercial complex consisting of three pebble-shaped volumes, unveiled in August 2011 and is due to be completed in 2014.
The Wangjing Soho complex is so popular that pirate architects are copying it!
via spiegel online
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