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Why Doesn’t Architecture Care About Sexual Harassment?

Oct 12, 2018 - The New York Times
Board and Executive Moves

Seven months ago, I came forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against the architect Richard Meier. I shared my experience as a 21-year-old woman at his namesake firm — my first job out of college. I was standing inside the lobby of his home when I saw Mr. Meier looming over me from his balcony, his penis hanging out of his open bathrobe. I felt shock, fear and trepidation. But in the days and weeks to follow, these feelings reverted to disbelief: What was he thinking?

Like many ...