What is your idea of perfect happiness?Swimming in the ocean.
What is your greatest fear?Confinement.
What is your greatest extravagance?Unusual plants, gastronomic delights, and travel.
What talent would you most like to have?A singing voice.
What is your favorite color?What isn’t my favorite color?
What is your favorite virtue?Bravery.
Which living architect or designer do you most admire?Kelly Wearstler.
Which dead architect or designer do you most admire?Renzo Mongiardino, Gio Ponti, Luis Barragán, Oscar Niemeyer, Tony Duquette.
What is the trait that you most appreciate in a building?Symmetry.
What is your favorite type of project to work on?Unfettered.
Who is your favorite author?Food writers.
Who is your favorite artist?Jeremiah Goodman, Will Cotton, Louise Bourgeois, Robert Frederick Blum.
Which historical figure do you most identify with?Our Lady Helen of Roper.
What is your most treasured possession?Sarcasm.
Where would you like to live?A no-shoes-required type of place.
What quality do you most admire in others?Reliable. Punctual. Trustworthy.
Stranded on a desert island, you have two books in your possession. What are they?Fingers crossed it’s something about edible plant identification and bushcraft.