Women in Architecture and Design: Recommended Resources
The BWAF Bibliography provides citations to surveys, monographs, gender and race in architectural practice, women and architectural schools, gender and planning, women and housing, and feminism architecture. Books that are not owned by Virginia Tech can be requested through interlibrary loan.
Women Architect and Designer Monographs
- Zueler, Lima. Lina Bo Bardi. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013.
- Betsky, Aaron. Scanning: The Aberrant Architectures of Diller + Sofidao. New York: Whitney Musuem of American Art, 2003.
- Diller, Elizabeth. Blur: The Making of Nothing. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2002.
- el-Khoury, Rodolphe, ed. Office dA: Works by Monica Ponce de Leon and NAder Tahrani. Gloucester, Mass.: Rockport Publishers, 2000.
- Kelley, Caffyn. Art and survival: Patricia Johanson's Environmental Projects. Salt Spring Island: Islands Institute, 2006.
- Lynn, Catherine and Penabad, Carie. Marion Manley: Miami's First Woman Architect. Athens, Georgia: University of Georgia Press, 2010
- McCurry, Margaret. Margaret McCurry: Constructing Twenty-Five Short Stories. New York: The Monacelli Press, 2000.
- McQuaid, Matilda. Lilly Reich: Designer and Architect. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1996.
- Mori, Toshiko. Toshiko Mork Architect: Works and Projects. Introduction by K. Michael Hays. New York: Monacelli Press, 2007.
- Perriand, Charlotte. Charlotte Perriand: A Life of Creation. New York: The Monacelli Press, 2003.
- Quacchia, Russell L. Julia Morgan Architect. Q Publishing, 2005.
- Shumacher, Patrik and Gordana Fontana-Giusti, eds. Zaha Hadid: Complete Works. New York: Rizzoli, 2004.
- Williams, Tod. Worklife: Tod Williams, Billie Tsien. Edited by Hadley Arnold. New York: Monacelli Press, 2000.
Pioneering Women of American Architecture - a collection of profiles of fifty women born before 1940 who have made important contributions to American architecture
Dynamic National Archive Collection - searchable database documenting the work of women architects and designers who have contributed to the places and spaces of the United States
Women in Architecture Bibliographic Database - searchable database of the International Archive of Women in Architecture
Wikipedia List of Women Architects - crowdsourced list of women architects organized by region