Canada Research Chair in Built Religious Heritage

Blason de l'Université Laval

Canada
Research Chair

in Built
Religious Heritage

Review of the book Storming the Old Boys’ Citadel sur mRb

 

« In 2004, the Pritzker Architecture Prize, which has been in existence since 1979, was awarded to its first woman recipient, Zaha Hadid. In 2012, the jury awarded Wang Shu, leaving out his wife, Lu Wenyu, with whom he co-founded his practice. And in 2013, a petition started circulating requesting that Denise Scott Brown be acknowledged alongside her husband and partner of forty years, who was awarded the prize in 1991. We don’t have to go far back in history to notice that women architects were – are – often silenced. »

Read the review : De architectura, Montreal Review of Books

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Chair's Holder : Tania Martin | Tania.Martin@arc.ulaval.ca