Ana Miljački



In this episode, Ana Miljački speaks with Troy Schaum and Rosalyne Shieh of SCHAUM/SHIEH about matching a client’s ambition with economic feasibility, the privilege of being able to refuse work, the space that emerges out of energetic conflict, and the power of doing nothing.

Audio May 11, 2023

Michael Maltzan Architecture

Michael Maltzan discusses the architect’s role in negotiating complex scenarios and the potential of long-term client relationships to enable large-scale change.

Audio March 10, 2023


Ana Miljački speaks with Bryan Lee about design justice and challenging the architectural status quo.

Audio February 10, 2023

Kennedy & Violich Architecture

Sheila Kennedy and Frano Violich of Boston-based KVA MATx chat with Ana Miljački about being proactive, finding the right set of ingredients to create commissions, viewing plants as constituents, and balancing a rejection of architecture-as-service with a commitment to professional skills and rigor.

Audio December 2, 2022

Liz Diller

Liz Diller of New York-based Diller Scofidio + Renfro speaks with Ana Miljački about evaluating the ethics of commissions and translating projects for different audiences.

Audio November 11, 2022

Hood Design Studio

Ana Miljački speaks with Walter Hood about artistic freedom, working with institutions, and succeeding through failure.

Audio October 6, 2022

Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners

Ana Miljački chats with Tod and Billie of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects about the contrasts of institutional versus commercial projects, developing relationships with clients, and finding meaning in work.

Audio September 9, 2022

Tatiana Bilbao

Tatiana Bilbao of CDMX-based Tatiana Bilbao Estudio talks with Ana Miljački about working with governmental bodies, social housing, changing office culture, and how to engage the leverage points within systems of power.

Audio August 12, 2022