Archinect - News 2014-09-02T15:52:16-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/29996075/farshid-moussavi-criticizes-volunteer-work Farshid Moussavi Criticizes Volunteer Work Quilian Riano 2011-12-06T15:03:00-05:00 >2012-09-26T19:46:15-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/oa/oanre2ryey97ats5.jpg" width="220" height="295" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Speaking at the V&amp;A last week, the former Foreign Office Architects partner said that she was "dubious" about volunteers who see working in these places as an "easy option".</p></em><br /><br /><p> Moussavi, who teaches at Harvard and runs her own practice in London, said: "It's quite telling that Harvard students, when they want to be activists, have to go to these areas of the world. It's tougher to be an activist in America.</p>