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Separated at birth

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Brian Clarke, dome-headed glass artist and chairman of the Architecture Foundation, was relaxing on holiday with Zaha Hadid, as you do, swimming around in the pool without a care in the world, when an autograph hunter advanced.

You've been spotted,' he told Zaha, and the Iraqi diva prepared herself for another adoring member of her public. Except the fan in question was a little confused. 'Are you by any chance Norman Foster?' he asked Clarke. Astragal hopes ardently for the real Norman to be found in a swimming pool with Zaha very soon.

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