Star Architect Zaha Hadid Plans Building in Copacabana

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio de Janeiro is about to gain another architectural attraction as renowned Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid has revealed plans for her first building in South America to be set overlooking Copacabana beach. The spinal column-like eleven-story luxury apartment complex will start construction in early 2015.

The residential block, baptized Casa Atlântica, will be in between two existing buildings roughly between Rua Santa Clara and the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?