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No. 27 Guangzhou Opera House, Guangzhou, China

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When Zaha Hadid’s luminous 17-acre glass-and-granite building premiered earlier this year, it quickly became a symbol of modern China’s cultural development.

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No. 27 Guangzhou Opera House, Guangzhou, China

When Zaha Hadid’s luminous 17-acre glass-and-granite building premiered earlier this year, it quickly became a symbol of modern China’s cultural development.

GZRayStockPhoto / Alamy

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