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The Birth of the Clinic

The Birth of the Clinic

An outro by your guest editors, feminist architecture collaborative. Architecture is a bodily concern. As researchers, we aim to see the particular contours and positions that gender environments, experiences, and the physical sites of the body-object and bodied subject. These designed operations find expression across scales: We’ve traced the construction of virginity from the global […]


Women in Architecture survey by AD

Women in Architecture survey by AD

Forty years ago editor Monica Pidgeon sent letters to 100 women architects asking them “What can women contribute that men can’t?” (and vice versa) and “What are the advantages or disadvantages of being a woman in architecture?” The responses were published in the August 1975 AD issue on Women in Architecture. Now, Eva Alvarez is asking what has […]