Archinect - News 2017-09-25T18:23:02-04:00 https://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 srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oa/oanre2ryey97ats5.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oa/oanre2ryey97ats5.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oa/oanre2ryey97ats5.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oa/oanre2ryey97ats5.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><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>