The NGV is seeking event ideas for the 2018 Melbourne Design Week and has launched the inaugural Victorian Design Challenge.
The federal government has added a heritage-rich site near the Parramatta CBD to the National Heritage List, potentially frustrating the NSW state government’s plans to develop the site.
The winners of the World Architecture Festival Awards and the Inside Awards have been announced in Berlin, with a muted showing for Australian projects.
Budget changes and stakeholder feedback have forced SANAA to alter its competition-winning design for the Art Gallery of NSW expansion project.
Presenting as three sibling buildings on the city skyline, International Towers Sydney by Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners reconciles a tower and podium dichotomy with robust honesty of expression.
Transforming the humble Australian backyard into a place of learning, M3 Architecture has created a whimsical and functional music studio that takes its inspiration from Finnish modernism.
Three members of the Save Our Serious foundation have created a book that tells the history of Sirius, from the 1970s green ban-era to the court battle for its heritage protection.
Janina Gosseye reviews a new book by Mauro Baracco and Louise Wright which examines the work of Robin Boyd through the lens of German philosopher Martin Heidegger’s theory of spatial continuity.
Celebrating Australia and New Zealand’s best hospitality design.
Renowned Dutch jewellery and industrial designer Gijs Bakker has a career that spans more than fifty years and a body of work with an amorphous design ethic.
Collaboration and social value are driving forces for Melbourne practice Croxon Ramsay, which, over a decade, has built a reputation for innovative civic design.
Torben Madsen is head of design at Link Arkitektur, the practice behind Vola’s tapware and accessories since 2006. He says we all have an obligation to stop making things that we just throw away.
Over the last ten years, Bower Architecture has carefully refined its collection of signature elements and spatial techniques to create houses with “completeness and specificity about them.”
Katrina Raynor considers the innovations behind a portable housing project designed to house the homeless in Melbourne, which represents a scalable response to Australia’s urgent social and affordable housing needs.
- Hastings Pier has proved that local people can take control of the regeneration agenda – and win
- Building architectural bridges to connect civilizations
- Freeing up the huge areas set aside for parking can transform our cities
- Attitudes to medium-density living are changing in Sydney and Melbourne
- Access to architectural education threatened under proposed funding cuts
A new podcast series explores the hurdles and triumphs emerging architects experience as they embark on establishing their own practices.
Furniture manufacturer Planex has published the first in a series of technical briefs that aim to allow designers to consider environmental factors when furnishing a workplace.
A Deakin University project could see thousands of tonnes of medical waste transformed into durable concrete that would be more waterproof than standard concrete.
Drawing on its European heritage, the San Selmo brick range from Austral Bricks offers three new collections to the Australian market.
Vola’s factory in Horsens, Denmark, opened its doors to architects, specifiers and media for the 2017 Rising Architecture Week in September.
Architectural historian Bill McKay and photographer Jason Mann investigate the long-neglected architecture of the South Pacific.
MVRDV’s Winy Maas has led the creation of a program of architectural interventions and events across the Dutch city of Eindhoven as part of Dutch Design Week.
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s latest project includes large-scale, site-specific sculptures intended to draw attention to borders, xenophobia and the plight of refugees.
Visits to two iconic utopian housing schemes – Walden 7 in Barcelona and the Barbican in London – prompted the 2017 Dulux Study Tour group to question on the role architecture in forging communities and how this has changed over time.