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Rare opportunity to revive a suburban centre approved

Thu, 10/29/2020 - 15:14
Brisbane council has approved a $450 million mixed-use centre in the inner-west suburb Toowong, described as “a one in 50-year opportunity to revive community amenity.”

Revisited: Paddington House

Thu, 10/29/2020 - 15:07
Designed for a steeply sloping site in an inner Sydney suburb, Ken Woolley’s Paddington House, completed in 1980, is a love letter to the modernist architect’s wife, Virginia Braden Woolley.

A cultural and generational shift in teaching architecture

Thu, 10/29/2020 - 14:48
Scott Drake, an Australian educator in Thailand, explains the cultural and technical challenges of teaching Thai students to be "international."

Student housing proposed in Sydney's Camperdown

Thu, 10/29/2020 - 14:33
Plus Architecture has prepared designs for a major redevelopment of the John Chapman House accommodation at Moore Theological College in Sydney.

Architeam Awards finalists announced

Thu, 10/29/2020 - 14:05
Architeam Cooperative has announced the finalists of its 2020 Architeam Awards for small practices.

‘Icon’ of Perth approved

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 14:58
A major two-tower development by New York practice Rex and Hassell in Perth's Elizabeth Quay has been approved by the WA government.

Adelaide studio designs modular housing for the homeless

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 14:41
Studio Nine Architects has designed a prototype for modular tiny houses that could be used to alleviate homelessness.

Small strategy: Good design is everyone’s business

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 14:26
Small projects (and practices) have much to offer government, writes Olivia Hyde at the office of the Government Architect NSW.

Open House Hobart returns

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 13:57
Open House Hobart will return for the weekend of 14 November with perennial favourites and a livestreamed speaker series.

Sydney Darling Harbour redevelopment progresses

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 15:59
FJMT's revised designs for the $1.8 billion redevelopment of the Harbourside Shopping Centre in Darling Harbour has been put on exhibition for public feedback.

$625 million of projects fast tracked in Victoria

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 14:46
The Victorian government has approved another round of major projects as part of its push to fast-track planning approvals to boost the economy.

Projects cancelled, jobs lost and fees undercut: ACA survey

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 14:46
Association of Consulting Architects’ final survey of 2020 has found $10 billion worth of work has been cancelled or delayed

Another plea to halt Australian War Memorial project

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 13:35
An open letter calls for the proposed $498 million redevelopment of the Australian War Memorial in Canberra to be scapped.

Claire Martin elected as AILA president

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 16:37
Victorian landscape architect Claire Martin has been elected as president of the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects.

Art Gallery of NSW historic buildings to be refurbished as part of Sydney Modern project

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 15:30
The Art Gallery of NSW will restore its existing historic buildings as part of the $344 million Sydney Modern project.

The environment minister must reject war memorial proposal: Institute

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 15:16
The Institute of Architects has called on environment minister Susan Ley to reject the redevelopment of the Australian War Memorial.

Emerging Perth architect elected deputy mayor

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 14:52
Perth architect Sandy Anghie has been elected deputy mayor of the City Perth.

NSW government introduces public space charter

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 11:52
The NSW government has released a draft public spaces charter outlining a series of principles for a state with “more and better” public spaces.

Kate Doyle steps down as Architects Accreditation Council of Australia CEO

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 10:46
Kate Doyle will step down as CEO of the Architects Accreditation Council of Australia (AACA) in March 2021.

Australian projects win popular vote in international awards

Tue, 10/20/2020 - 14:52
Durbach Block Jaggers and John Wardle Architects’ gallery and performance venue Phoenix Central Park has been voted the best cultural building of 2020 by an international audience.