Hana Kasalová

Hana Kasalova in the team T-shirt holding paper straw men.

  1. What is your position in the team?
    Architect
  2. What is your favorite quotation, saying or motto?
    We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.-Aristotle.
  3. What is your favorite tree and why?
    Plum – it’s really worth it in the liquid form. J
  4. Which is the closest to your heart, a pencil, pen, mouse or a fountain pen?
    Pencil – there is less and less time to take it in my hand and start sketching, but that makes it even more precious.
  5. A place where you like to spend time?
    In the mountains, by the water, in the forest, in a café, in a museum, … anywhere, but in good company.
  6. A sentence from your favorite book?
    Where we are can strongly influence who we could become. The goal of architecture is to constantly and eloquently remind us of our own potential. (Alain de Botton, The Architecture of Happiness)
  7. What should everybody know about the Czech Republic?
    We are a nation with a very specific sense of humor and we are atheists so absolute, we are afraid God will punish us J
  8. Why are you interested in sustainability and green architecture or sustainable power supply?
    It is the only architecture that could teach us to live in voluntary modesty.
  9. What about the AIR House do you like the most?
    The adrenalin if we will really make it. J
  10. Your favorite building in the Czech Republic?
    National Library design by architect Jan Kaplický – even though it’s just an idea design, it deserves to be mentioned.