A floor-breaking visible survey of structure designed by means of ladies from the early 20th century to the current day

‘May they nonetheless name me a diva if I have been a person?’ requested Zaha Hadid, difficult as she did so greater than a century of stereotypes approximately feminine architects. In the similar lively manner, Breaking Ground is a pioneering visible manifesto of greater than 200 improbable homes designed by means of ladies all over the place the arena. That includes 20th-century icons reminiscent of Julia Morgan, Eileen Grey and Lina Bo Bardi, and the most productive latest skill, from Kazuyo Sejima to Elizabeth Diller and Grafton Architects, this ebook is, principally else, a floor-breaking birthday celebration of unusual structure.