Dame Zaha Hadid, who designed the iconic Sheikh Zayed bridge in Abu Dhabi,  has died from a heart attack in Miami, today. She was 65.

A statement by Zaha Hadid Architects said: "It is with great sadness that Zaha Hadid Architects have confirmed that Dame Zaha Hadid, DBE died suddenly in Miami in the early hours of this morning. She had contracted bronchitis earlier this week and suffered a sudden heart attack while being treated in the hospital."

The starchitect was the first woman to win the Pritzker Prize and in February this year, became the first woman to win the prestigious Britain's Royal Gold Medal.