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Cincy Magazine interviewed Director of Interpretation and Visitor Experience Shawnee Turner and Executive Director Christina Vassallo about the 20th anniversary of the building.

"By the time she passed away in 2016, Hadid was one of the world’s most well-known and awarded architects. But 20 years ago, when her ambitious design was selected to house the CAC’s permanent home, she was still an emerging artist.

“People said, ‘That building can’t be built,’ and she said, ‘Oh yes, it can,’” says Shawnee Turner, the CAC’s director of interpretive learning and visitor experience."

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