The Voice of Women in Chinese Architecture

The Voice of Women in Chinese Architecture Bozi Cuisine Museum. Image © Lei Qu Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/991882/the-voice-of-women-in-chinese-architecture Women’s studies officially began in China in the early 1980s. Women awake and started to take bigger roles in society as it grew. Women had been working as architects for a century, … Read more

Premiere: Documentary “Women in Architecture”

Premiere: Documentary “Women in Architecture” Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/991640/premiere-documentary-women-in-architecture We are happy to premiere the documentary “Women in Architecture”, a project initiated by Sky-Frame, directed by Boris Noir. A better built environment is also an inclusive one. That’s why diversity is key to our profession, as it expands our views … Read more

Johanna Meyer-Grohbrügge and the Spatialization of Content

Johanna Meyer-Grohbrügge and the Spatialization of Content Still from the movie “Women in Architecture”. Image © Boris Noir Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/991123/johanna-meyer-grohbrugge-and-the-spatialization-of-content From ending up by accident in architectural studies, to eventually falling in love with the complexity of the field and the multitude of its layers, Johanna Meyer-Grohbrügge was … Read more

Women in Danish Architecture 1925-1975: The Stories of Four Female Role Models

Women in Danish Architecture 1925-1975: The Stories of Four Female Role Models Courtesy of Dansk Arkitektur Center Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990449/women-in-danish-architecture-1925-1975 During the period 1925–1975, Danish society underwent significant changes. As a result, the architects were called upon to help shape the daily lives of the citizens in modern Denmark. … Read more

Toshiko Mori and Good Curiosity in the Exercise of Architecture

Toshiko Mori and Good Curiosity in the Exercise of Architecture Captura de tela do filme “Women in Architecture”. Imagem © ArchDaily Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990816/toshiko-mori-and-good-curiosity-in-the-exercise-of-architecture In architecture, context is what concerns human existence in a given place. Climate, culture, geography, and pre-existences, to name just a few. For Toshiko Mori, … Read more

Bringing Intersectional Feminism into Architecture and Urbanism

Bringing Intersectional Feminism into Architecture and Urbanism Renders for Undisclosed Art Pavilion. Image © AFARAI Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990977/bringing-intersectional-feminism-into-architecture-and-urbanism “One of the first hits I got when I was googling about female architecture was a high-rise building in Australia, whose architects said that they had been inspired by Beyoncé’s curves … Read more

Shaping History: The Impact of Women Architects in Post-Colonial South Asia

Shaping History: The Impact of Women Architects in Post-Colonial South Asia Kamalapur Railway Station, Bangladesh. Image © Randhir Singh Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/991027/shaping-history-the-impact-of-women-architects-in-post-colonial-south-asia In the mid-twentieth century, a set of South Asian countries collectively experienced a catharsis from colonizers’ rule. The period that followed sparked an era of ideas and … Read more

Pioneering Women Architects: From Latin America to Spain

Pioneering Women Architects: From Latin America to Spain Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990570/pioneering-women-architects-from-latin-america-to-spain What are the stories of the first Ibero-American women architects? This is the main question we seek to answer in celebration of ArchDaily’s theme: Women in Architecture. Seeking to put their motivations, inspirations, and trajectories on the table, … Read more

Urban Brutalism: Unpacking Renée Gailhoustet’s Trailblazing Work in Ivry-Sur-Seine

Urban Brutalism: Unpacking Renée Gailhoustet’s Trailblazing Work in Ivry-Sur-Seine Les Étoiles d’Ivry-sur-Seine. Image © Flickr user federico novaro / (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990526/urban-brutalism-unpacking-renee-gailhoustets-trailblazing-work-in-ivry-sur-seine A few months ago, French architect Renée Gailhoustet was awarded the 2022 Royal Academy Architecture Prize. As housing challenges continue to embattle Paris and … Read more

Pioneers of Architecture Criticism: 5 Women Who Are Shaping the Built Environment Through Words

Pioneers of Architecture Criticism: 5 Women Who Are Shaping the Built Environment Through Words Playtime movie (Jaques Tati 1967). Image via screenshot Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/990487/pioneers-of-architecture-criticism-5-women-who-are-shaping-the-built-environment-through-words Architecture criticism and journalism are often expected to announce “the good, the bad, and the ugly” in architecture and the built environment. Its purposes … Read more