February 28, 1929
Green issues have been used as a marketing tool. Sometimes these green claims are completely meaningless.
My only extravagance in life is my sailboat. I'm bonkers about that, but other than that, I don't spend money on myself.
The fact is I'm an opportunist. I'll take materials around me, materials on my table, and work with them as I'm searching for an idea that works.
Architecture has always been a very idealistic profession. It's about making the world a better place, and it works over the generations because people go on vacation and they look for it.
Liquid architecture. It's like jazz - you improvise, you work together, you play off each other, you make something, they make something. And I think it's a way of - for me, it's a way of trying to understand the city, and what might happen in the city.