Unsupported browser

For a better experience please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Julia Hamson

  • Comment

Women in practice profile: associate, Ben Adams Architects

FIRST PROJECT A six-home development in Quebec

DESIGN ETHOS Every project has a precise physical context that must be understood

ADVICE TO ASPIRING FEMALE ARCHITECTS Find a mentor (male or female) whose design ethos you respect and who you feel comfortable asking for advice

WHY WOMEN LEAVE I believe women architects are often paid less than their male counterparts. Also, the constant need to work unpaid overtime was one reason I left a larger practice for a smaller one

Place of study McGill, AA
Current projects A house in Kent and a new studio office next to Lubetkin’s Health Centre, Islington
Clients Great Portland Estates, Aberdeen Asset Management, SOAS
Featured project 33 Bowling Green Lane, London
Client Rathbone Trust
Completed 2010
Budget £6.35 million
£/sqm £1,100
benadamsarchitects.com

  • Comment

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.