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" The overall experience Skype provided was superior to other folks because of the underlying architecture and the ability to provide a superior experience. "
" I was studying architecture at Berkeley when my father passed away in 2007. We knew he had cancer, but we didn't expect it to escalate so rapidly. In my mind, it was like, 'He'll pull through.' When he didn't, I didn't understand. I was 21, and my best friend had died. "
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II
" I am but an architectural composer. "
Alexander Jackson Davis
" I've always been attracted to classic patterns in architecture, music and drama. "
" I love Sutton House in Clapton, a beautiful example of Tudor architecture. "
" Our overriding goal in restructuring our financial architecture should be that taxpayers never again have to save a failing financial institution. "
" What is now called 'green architecture' is an opportunistic caricature of a much deeper consideration of the issues related to sustainability that architecture has been engaged with for many years. It was one of the first professions that was deeply concerned with these issues and that had an intellectual response to them. "
" When I visit any cathedral, it reminds me of being with my grandparents. They weren't particularly religious, but my grandfather was obsessed with architecture. "
" I think that narrative, fiction filmmaking is the culmination of several art forms: theater, art history, architecture. Whereas doc filmmaking is more pure cinema, like cinema verite is film in its purest form. "
" I am immersed in architecture all day, working in my office or teaching. "
" The process I go through in the art and the architecture, I actually want it to be almost childlike. Sometimes I think it's magical. "
" I don't separate architecture, design, or culture. What's more important is a language of creativity that carries meaning. "
" After World War II great strides were made in modern Japanese architecture, not only in advanced technology, allowing earthquake resistant tall buildings, but expressing and infusing characteristics of traditional Japanese architecture in modern buildings. "
" When I started university, I didn't know much about architecture, so I flipped through a lot of magazines, looking at different and exciting images from all over the world. I thought that architecture could be interesting. "
" Architecture will always express the technical and social progress of the country in which it is carried out. If we wish to give it the human content that it lacks, we must participate in the political struggle. "
" Post-Modernism was a reaction against Modernism. It came quite early to music and literature, and a little later to architecture. And I think it's still coming to computer science. "
" Architecture can't fully represent the chaos and turmoil that are part of the human personality, but you need to put some of that turmoil into the architecture, or it isn't real. "
" I went from fashion to glass in 1995, and I'm very interested in architecture. "
" There is a profound ethic to architecture which is different from the other arts. "
" I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build. "
" Architecture is basically the design of interiors, the art of organizing interior space. "
" I believe that architecture, as anything else in life, is evolutionary. Ideas evolve; they don't come from outer space and crash into the drawing board. "
" I'm trying to create architecture as landscape. But I'm not copying nature. "
" A pool at the edge of the ocean is the simplest geometry, yet you feel connected to the sea. In a forest with the mountains in the background, you also feel the connection to nature, yet it's a very complex geometry. I think architecture is about controlling these feelings. "
" Good conductors know when to let an orchestra lead itself. Ninety percent of what a conductor does comes in the rehearsal - the vision, the structure, the architecture. "
" The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extra human architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish. "
Federico Garcia Lorca
" Everyone should be able to build, and as long as this freedom to build does not exist, the present-day planned architecture cannot be considered art at all. "
" Architecture has been male-dominated forever, and I am a grateful beneficiary of the women's movement. "
" With vocal and choral music, first and foremost, it's the text. Not only do I need to serve the text, but the text - when I'm doing it right - acts as the perfect 'blueprint', and all the architecture is there. The poet has done the heavy lifting, so my job is to find the soul of the poem and then somehow translate that into music. "
" Historically, in the world of architecture, enormous amounts of care and energy have been lavished on things that are almost a cliched idea of culture. "
" I don't think architecture should be considered as an art form in the first instance. Whenever I say that, it makes people really angry. But this is a very political profession in the Grecian sense. I believe there have to be reasons for every building, and that the ideas should not be self-referential. "