John Macarthur is professor of architecture and director of the ATCH Research Centre at the University of Queensland. In 2014 he is visiting professor of the Bartlett School of Architecture at the University College London.
John Macarthur and Susan Holden of Architecture Theory Criticism History (ATCH) use the pavilion as a device to explore the crossover between the disciplines of architecture and the visual arts.
An elegant house by Lahz Nimmo is the first to be built at the new Casuarina Beach development in northern NSW. John Macarthur reviews the project and considers the issues of display, comfort and “homeliness” that it raises.