Alda Ly: Tokyo, Paley Park, and Fornino Pizzeria
Building: Hagia Sophia
Book: Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino
Public Space: Paley Park (53rd and 5th)
Architect (that is also a woman): Florence Knoll - while not technically an architect (I believe), she changed office design and culture completely.
Restaurant: Fornino Pizzeria in Brooklyn Bridge Park, on the roof, where my husband and I got married.
Artist: Charles Demuth
Object: I always carry in my purse a Japanese erasable red pen and a small tape measure.