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Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity Hub by Jackson Clements Burrows

Thu, 05/23/2024 - 12:45
Five storeys up, on an existing floorplate, the design for a welcoming place for Indigenous and non-Indigenous leaders from Australia, Aotearoa and the Pacific tackles the challenge of connecting with Country in a dense urban environment.

Gelato Messina Adelaide by Sans Arc Studio

Wed, 05/22/2024 - 12:31
Gelato Messina's first Adelaide store references the city's post-war European migrant population with retro aesthetics.

Design Office's new Melbourne headquarters

Wed, 05/22/2024 - 10:58
This workspace with a domestic feel reflects the studio's personality and smarts.

Architects have always imitated. But will AI need architects?

Wed, 05/22/2024 - 09:00
Beyond improving productivity, AI has the capacity to help us shape the future of architecture.

Profile: Jessie French

Tue, 05/21/2024 - 18:24
The founder of Other Matter is on a mission to support a “post-petrochemical” world via an algae-based bioplastic.

Outbuilding with Deep Garden by Baracco and Wright

Tue, 05/21/2024 - 15:29
A beguiling glass-block building in a Melbourne backyard oscillates between solidity and transparency, riffing off the muscular masonry of its 1980s sibling.

Funding windfall for NT's first locally run medical school

Tue, 05/21/2024 - 12:24
The school will be housed in a new building designed by DWP Australia and Ashford Group Architects.

Geelong government offices added to state heritage register

Tue, 05/21/2024 - 11:44
Heritage Victoria has inducted a brutalist beauty – Geelong's State Government Offices building – onto the state heritage register.

Architects, designers invited to apply for 2024 Melbourne Awards

Tue, 05/21/2024 - 10:56
Applications are now open for the 2024 Melbourne Awards, with the program set to celebrate those leaving a positive and enduring mark on the city.

Melbourne Design Week 2024: 15 Material Exhibitions

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 19:38
Melbourne Design Week 2024: The materials that could shape the future of the built environment.

Material specificity: A ‘radically conservative’ approach

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 14:59
To achieve fit-for-purpose built outcomes that could exist nowhere else, we must strive for material specificity – that is, the use of materials that belong or relate uniquely to a particular site, argues Michael McMahon.

2024 Far North Queensland Regional Architecture Awards

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 14:11
The expansion of Cairns Convention Centre has been named the Eddie Oribin Building of the Year at the 2024 Far North Queensland Regional Architecture Awards.

Winning practices of 2024 NSW heritage awards

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 13:58
Several architecture and landscape architecture practices have been recognised in the 2024 National Trust (NSW) Heritage Awards for their efforts in prioritising heritage conservation in redevelopment projects.

Guides released to tackle concerning wellbeing issues in the architecture profession

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 12:13
Five guides for improving architectural wellbeing have been published in response to key discoveries from a major research project on the wellbeing of architects.

Tower comprising 22 storeys proposed for five-way junction in Sydney

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 12:08
A State Significant Development Application for the proposed establishment of a 22-storey mixed-use building on a five-way junction in North Sydney has been lodged.

The New Modernist House: A deep admiration for the house as a historical record

Fri, 05/17/2024 - 09:43
In The New Modernist House, a deep admiration for the house as a record of history emerges through the portrayal of mid-century Australian homes delicately restored to highlight the original characteristics.

'More must be done': Institute says federal budget 'falls short'

Thu, 05/16/2024 - 14:16
The Australian Institute of Architects has expressed concern over the federal government's 2024-25 budget, which it says "falls short" in measures for decarbonising the built environment.

119 Redfern Street by Aileen Sage with Djinjama, Jean Rice and Noni Boyd

Thu, 05/16/2024 - 13:35
The nuanced design of a local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge and culture centre on a historically complex site in Warrane/Sydney responds to multiple histories, revealing stories of Country.

Tallowwood Cabin by Fouché Architects

Thu, 05/16/2024 - 13:32
Free from excess, this cabin in the Gold Coast hinterland minimizes disruption to the site’s ecology while meeting the stringent conditions of the highest bushfire construction code.

Proposed 800-home precinct in Melbourne fast-tracked for approval

Thu, 05/16/2024 - 12:19
A $780 million redevelopment proposal to transform Richmond's Victoria Gardens shopping centre precinct into more than 800 homes has been fast-tracked.