In this Madame Architect feature, Amina Blacksher describes her path from her student days at Yale to starting her own studio.
Architect Andrea Simitch shares insights on the creative process and how female architects are changing the game.
The newly redesigned children’s library at Concourse House is providing a space for residents to come together.
Tel Aviv designer Naama Agassi discusses her trophy design for the iphiGenia Gender Design Award and why it’s based on starfish.
Pioneering architect Anne Tyng knew well the latent power of triangles. In 1953, she drafted the first design of a high rise, space frame tower, using the triangle as a basic structural unit.
New York’s next great green space was designed by a team of women.
Design is not just about pretty lights and wallpaper, it is an enabler of social change.
Charlotte Perriand was the creative force behind some of Le Corbusier’s best-known designs. Her story sheds light on the gender pay gap that follows us today.
Neri Oxman argues in her 2015 TED Talk that “the world exists between two design cultures, one that is designed for nature and the other made by her.”
Arab businesswoman Azza Fahmy built a global luxury brand making jewelry worn by royalty, politicians and celebrities including Rihanna.
Over the years working in costume design, I ushered an actor through the Mississippi swamplands and was ushered through a Las Vegas casino via bodyguard.
Linda McCartney, a photographer since the mid-1960s and mother of Mary McCartney, was the first woman to photograph a cover of Rolling Stone.
Although the technical merits of Zaha Hadid’s work were widely recognized, she regularly battled sexism in the architectural field.
In recent history, a growing acknowledgement of gender disparity in the workplace has led to more conversations about women’s initiatives and an increased focus on mentorship programs.