Penny Lewis teaches at Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment at RGU in Aberdeen.
She is the former editor of Prospect, the Scottish architecture magazine, and has written widely on architecture and society. She is a founding member of the ae foundation (www.aefoundation.co.uk)
How you can impress penny:
Today architects are working in a very difficult climate in which constraints on budget and time are often the main considerations in the commissioning of new buildings. In this context architects that struggle to produce work that is programmatically, formally and spatially rich should be rewarded.