” I studied at a time when buildings were sterile things, and their creators were hands-off people – super-intelligent people, but you felt they didn’t love the stuff buildings are made from. “


” It’s important for people who criticise architects – whether what they build is or isn’t to your taste – to appreciate how they devote themselves and put everything into bringing a building into existence. “


” You can make people feel valued or cared for by design alone. It’s not purely about money. It’s about how we choose to value human experience. “


” It gives me the creeps when I see a frame for a building going up and recognise the architect. You shouldn’t know who a project is by. “


” When you think about the worst places humans come into contact with, they are often our health environments. “


” I try to be a positive person, but I’m also always looking and wondering, ‘Maybe this could be done differently.’ As soon as your mind is in a critical mode, you’re halfway through designing, as soon as you start thinking about whether something could be better, you’re already halfway through a solution. “



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You can make people feel valued or cared for by design alone. It
It gives me the creeps when I see a frame for a building going up and recognise the architect. You shouldn
When you think about the worst places humans come into contact with, they are often our health environments.
I try to be a positive person, but I
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