Architect Zaha Hadid has died at age 65 and folks across the Internet have taken to social media to express their shock, sadness, and love for Hadid, her work, and her legacy. Below, a look at some of the latest posts from design writers and critics to musicians, entertainers, and more, a testament to her work's near-universal appeal and great influence.
We'll add more reactions of note as they surface.
Zaha Hadid RIP.— Alice Rawsthorn (@alicerawsthorn) March 31, 2016
The first woman to win the Pritzker Prize and so many other firsts.
Goodbye to Zaha Hadid-- you were a daring original, who let nothing keep you from the realization of your particular genius. Too soon gone.— Holland Taylor (@HollandTaylor) March 31, 2016
Sad to hear of the passing of Zaha Hadid, an amazing dreamer and manifestor. pic.twitter.com/Bz6qglofS7— KT Tunstall (@KTTunstall) March 31, 2016
Dame Zaha Hadid, widely regarded to have been among the greatest architects of her generation, has died at 65https://t.co/1zPBOM6BWn— Channel 4 News (@Channel4News) March 31, 2016
Zaha on Rudolph from 2015: "The beauty is in its austerity. There are no additions to make it polite or cute." pic.twitter.com/QxSbiCIWdH— Alexandra Lange (@LangeAlexandra) March 31, 2016
Zaha Hadid has sadly died. She recently wrote a postcard to her younger self for BBC Arts with these words of wisdom pic.twitter.com/luM9YQAp9j— BBC Arts (@bbcarts) March 31, 2016
Shocked and deeply saddened to hear of the sudden death of Zaha Hadid. #respect for her great architectural works all over the world.— Francine Houben (@FrancineHouben) March 31, 2016
We are very sad to hear that Zaha Hadid has died. Our thoughts are with her family and friends. pic.twitter.com/asIZoP3UdI— Tate (@Tate) March 31, 2016
Zaha Hadid, who has died aged 65, spoke about deciding to become an architect in this 2013 clip from Imaginehttps://t.co/N0kSjFnWJt— BBC Arts (@bbcarts) March 31, 2016
Zaha Hadid's death is a terrible loss for architecture. https://t.co/B0964xr0K9— Inga Saffron (@IngaSaffron) March 31, 2016
I am so deeply saddened by the death of Zaha Hadid. She was a remarkable person with extraordinary talent and vision.— MIKA official (@mikasounds) March 31, 2016
I'm DEVASTATED, as an architecture buff, Zaha Hadid was an INSPIRATION! Architect Dame Zaha Hadid dies at 65 https://t.co/0VwrL2IZzg— bevysmith (@bevysmith) March 31, 2016
Deeply saddened by the news of Zaha Hadid's death. She was an iconic architect who pushed the boundaries to another level xx #ZahaHadid— Kelly Hoppen MBE (@kellyhoppen) March 31, 2016
I am still reeling from the shock of Zaha Hadid's sudden death. A catastrophic loss for architecture, and a great personal sadness.— Paul Goldberger (@paulgoldberger) March 31, 2016
always had a small, secret dream to perform at zaha hadid's guangzhou opera house. now, a desire more than ever. RIP pic.twitter.com/vMNdigRRUl— ZOLA JESUS (@ZOLAJESUS) March 31, 2016
Saddened to hear of Dame Zaha Hadid's passing. Her visionary design forced architecture into public consciousness. pic.twitter.com/oVyyvlcXft— V&A (@V_and_A) March 31, 2016
RIP Zaha Hadid: one of the most brilliant artists of our generation. Chic deconstructivism. The power of imagination. The purity of tech— Nina Garcia (@ninagarcia) March 31, 2016
She made the world a more elegant, innovative place. RIP Zaha Hadid @ZHA_News— debbie millman (@debbiemillman) March 31, 2016
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