Viviana Muscettola Director Dipl Arch, M Arch OAN AA, ARB
Viviana joined Zaha Hadid Architects in 2004, having worked for a number of different practices in China, the Netherlands and Italy. An Associate since 2009, and a Senior Associate since 2014, Viviana has worked on a wide range of projects and competitions in Malaysia, China, Egypt, Singapore, France and the UK. Viviana worked on winning competitions for the Glasgow Riverside Museum, the CMA CGM Head Office Tower in Marseille and the Architecture Foundation, London. She has since worked as Project Architect and Project Director on a number of international projects.
Viviana began her architecture studies at the University of Naples, receiving her degree in architecture in 2001 and winning the prize for best thesis project. She continued her studies at the Architectural Association’s Design Research Laboratory, receiving her Master’s degree in 2004. She has also done research into key urban quarters in Paris and Los Angeles. She is a registered architect in both the UK and Italy.
As Project Director, Viviana has led a number of major projects for the practice, including the d’Leedon residential development in Singapore, which was completed in 2014, a masterplan for the Cairo Expo City’s exhibition and conference centre in Egypt (unbuilt), and a mixed-use development in Beijing featuring a luxury department store, entertainment complex, and apartments (currently on site). She has contributed to the design of a number of the ZHA’s product and furniture pieces such as the Moon System for B&B Italia, Dune Formations shelving and the Zaha Hadid Exhibition in Padua, Italy. Currently, Viviana is the project director of the City of Dreams hotel project in Macau.