Architecture is a social activity that has to do with some sort of communication or places of interaction, and that to change the environment is to change behaviour.
Look around at day-to-day life for ideas, and it finds its way into your work.
I've learned that in order to achieve what I wanted, it made more sense to negotiate than to defend the autonomy of my work by pounding my fist on the table.
Descriptions of my work depress me. They make me feel pinned down.
I have a preference for rough architecture, real, inexpensive, unfinished. Thom Mayn