Linda Cheng is Editor of ArchitectureAU.com. She has written more than 750 articles covering architecture and design in Australia and around the world. Linda completed a Bachelor of Planning and Design (Architecture) at the University of Melbourne and has worked at a small architecture practice in Melbourne. Linda has also contributed to Australian architecture and design magazines including Architecture Australia, Houses, Artichoke, DQ, and the National Gallery of Victoria’s Gallery magazine. She was previously deputy editor/art director of Furnishing International and editorial assistant of Indesign and Habitus magazines.
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A new initiative has seen a number of Australian architecture practices commit to becoming carbon neutral businesses by the end of 2020.
Richard Leplastrier, Peter Stutchbury, Kerry and Lindsay Clare, Lawrence and Andrea Nield and Brit Andresen will no longer teach at the University of Newcastle, following a restructuring of the architecture department.
An independent heritage review of the plan to expand and redevelop the Australian War Memorial has determined that the proposal will have significant adverse impacts on the “iconic” building.
Moreau Kusunoki and Genton’s winning design for the planned Powerhouse museum in Parramatta will consist of structural steel lattices that will minimize the building’s weight and carbon footprint.
David Adjaye and Australian artist Daniel Boyd have designed a public square and accompanying building to be owned by the council in the centre of Sydney.
A proposed mixed-use building at UNSW Sydney is intended to become the new ceremonial and civic heart of the campus.
An architecturally primordial experience, the 2019 NGV Architecture Commission is a platform for Indigenous communities to tell their stories.
Described as a building of two characters, the winning design for a car park and commercial tower in Sydney’s Penrith also includes a multitude of public and community amenities.