Former council leader Pat Lally on Glasgow's intention to 'involve the whole community' during its year as City of Architecture and Design. Independent, 29.11.99
'I wouldn't say I was a good bureaucrat - in some ways I am a badly behaved bureaucrat.'
Stuart Lipton. Financial Times, 27.11.99
'If there's one development I've been responsible for that's certain to get listed, it's that one.'
Stuart Lipton on Peter Foggo's 1 Finsbury Square. Financial Times, 27.11.99
'Perhaps a modest patriotic glow is in order, on the grounds that our fiascos are less calamitous than they first seem.'
Rowan Moore compares the new Royal Opera House with the British Library. Evening Standard, 23.11.99
'I could go to a site and if something wasn't right, I didn't have to say anything. The builder was ashamed to have built something badly.'
Alvaro Siza on the good old days. Architectural Record, November 1999