Alan Pert is the director of the Melbourne School of Design, The University of Melbourne, and director of architecture practice NORD (Northern Office for Research and Design).
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‘Vertical cruise ships’? Here’s how we can remake housing towers to be safer and better places to live
There is a long international history of vilifying public housing estates. But high density is not the problem, say academics from the University of Melbourne. It is the way such buildings are designed, maintained and funded.
The distinctive design of this eminent cancer centre in Melbourne, by Silver Thomas Hanley, DesignInc and McBride Charles Ryan, evokes optimism and inspires hope.