If women built cities, what would our urban landscape look like?

a64cfc02-090c-4378-8374-04f8ccceecc4-620x372The Guardian 12.08.14
“I hate to stereotype,” says architect Fiona Scott. “Male architects are often quite sensitive, artistic people and any suggestion that buildings designed by women are more curvy, tactile or colourful is wrong. But I don’t think there are many women who think, ‘Oh, my ideal project would be a massive tower.’”…
“It’s a mistake to think women aren’t capable of having grand ideas,” she adds – even if such ideas are often associated with big egos. She mentions Lina Bo Bardi,whose centenary is celebrated this year in Brazil and Italy, and multiple-prize-winner Shelley McNamara.

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