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Turtle conservation centre wins top honour at Queensland Architecture Awards

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 21:30
The Australian Institute of Architects announced the winners of the 2020 Queensland Architecture Awards on 9 July.

Winning design for Brisbane waterfront tower unveiled

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 13:30
An international design team comprising Hassell, New York’s Rex and Brisbane firm Richards and Spence has taken out a design competition for a 37-storey tower on the Brisbane river.

If architecture is the canary in the coalmine, the outlook for construction is appalling

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 11:49
Geoff Hanmer argues the federal government should learn from the global financial crisis and provide funding for a long list of school, health, community and social housing projects to overcome the valley of death.

‘A cascading series of salon spaces’: Garden House

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 11:25
Soft boundaries create multipurpose spaces that reflect a young couple’s character while generous windows connect interiors with “domesticated wilds” around this fluid, functional Melbourne home.

Talking Houses with Jesse Bennett: Planchonella House

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 17:15
In this Talking Houses video, Jesse Bennett and Anne Marie Campagnolo reflect on their remarkable first home together, Planchonella House.

A sustainable future must start now: how architects are responding

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 14:56
We asked 10 industry leaders about how the architecture industry can and should respond to the climate crisis.

A deceptively simple cafe in industrial Footscray: Gathered

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:51
Designed by Ewert Leaf, this pared-back and striking cafe in Melbourne’s Footscray belies a host of logistical and functional solutions to manage its portside setting.

Brisbane tower sprouting 1,000 trees proposed

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:42
Koichi Takada Architects has designed a 30-storey tower for South Brisbane that will be home to five times more trees than the nearby park.

Powerhouse Ultimo will remain open after government backflip

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 11:49
The NSW Government will keep the Powerhouse Museum at Ultimo open as well as build a new museum in Parramatta.

University of Melbourne's $2b campus plan progresses

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 12:48
The University of Melbourne has progressed its plans for a $2 billion campus at Melbourne's Fishermans Bend, after a stage one planning application was submitted to the Victorian government.

So, we’ve declared a climate and biodiversity emergency. Where to from here?

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 09:36
Stephen Choi outlines how architects – at the most practical level – can save the earth, from deepening our understanding of human behaviour to uniting disconnected habitats and building in resilience.

Durbach Block Jaggers, John Wardle Architects win highest honour at 2020 NSW Architecture Awards

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 21:00
The Australian Institute of Architects announced the NSW awards via a live broadcast on 3 July.

2020 South Australian Architecture Awards

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 20:30
The Australian Institute of Architects announced the winners of the 2020 South Australian Architecture Awards on 2 July.

Turn up the heat: products for the kitchen

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 17:00
Overhead storage, modular cooktops and clever wine cabinets with multiple temperature zones.

A good Melbourne citizen returns: The Capitol

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 14:19
After a major 1960s downscaling and a series of ad hoc renovations, Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin’s Capitol Theatre has been re-engineered to beguile audiences for another hundred years.

Green ban threatens new Powerhouse Parramatta

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 13:36
The construction union has placed a green ban on the demolition of two heritage buildings which could put the proposed Powerhouse Parramatta project in jeopardy.

Lessons from the global financial crisis

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 11:45
Howard Tanner, former national president of the Australian Institute of Architects, reflects on his experience running a practice through financial crises.

A selection of surfaces for the kitchen

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 11:16
Japanese tiles, large-format panels, recycled denim laminate and more, selected by Houses magazine's editors.

Bookshelf: Plants, glam interiors and the houses of Sean Godsell

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 10:26
Books to entertain and educate, on mid-century modernism, plants, glam interiors and Sean Godsell.

Talking Houses with Chenchow Little: Darling Point Apartment

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 11:30
In this video, Tony Chenchow and Stephanie Little return to the Darling Point Apartment to literally unfold the elements of this tranquil apartment.