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Zaha Hadid’s first foray into New York residential

World-renowned architect Zaha Hadid is making her first foray into New York housing. Here she talks to Emily Wright about the lure and the challenges of the Big Apple

“I know people are scared of me.” Zaha Hadid leans forward and avoids eye contact. “But I don’t want them to be. No one is ever going to come to me and say ‘I don’t like you’ or ‘We are scared of you because of x, y or z.’ I have asked people so many times what it is about me and they won’t say. But I think…

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