Architecture Australia, November 1996

Architecture Australia, November 1996

Architecture Australia

Provocative, informative and engaging discussion of the best built works and the issues and events that matter.

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Foreword

It should come as no surprise that the final issue of Architecture Australia each year is the most sought after, by members of the architectural …

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Dim Resonances and Reality

As he drags Australian architecture into uncharted shoals of post-colonial theory, Leon van Schaik seems an enigma to many peers in his adopted Antipodes. Here …

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Letters

Unfair to Us and Glenn It was upsetting to discover the article  Architecture About Aborigines  by Kim Dovey (  AA July/August 96  ). We are …

Features

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Lachlan Macquarie Award

for ConservationClive Lucas Stapleton & PartnersTop: Arched opening to the living room. Above: The main facade and reinstated verandah, with a fountain as centrepiece of …

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International Award

TR Hamzah & YeangMenara Mesiniaga is the prototype of a new, climate-responsive approach to the design of tall buildings in tropical cities. Located on an …

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Commendations

Commendation Public BuildingsPeddle Thorp & Walker with Robert DicksonTop: Entry. Above: A basement gallery.The Art Gallery of South Australia’s extensions are intended to answer the …

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President’s Award

for Recycled Buildings/Access Citation – Tonkin Zulaikha Level 3, a future studio, with Robyn Backen’s art installation ‘Christ Knows’.   Northern facade of the powerhouse and …

High Commendations
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High Commendations

High Commendation Conservation – Services SA with Bruce Harry Steps and entrance portico. Image: Trevor Fox The Adelaide Botanic Garden Palm House is a tropical …

Looking west to the rear facade.
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Robin Boyd Awards

Robin Boyd Award for Housing – joint winners

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Interiors Award

Interior award – Ashton Raggatt McDougall

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Environment Citation

Clare Design

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Walter Burley Griffin Award

The Cliffs Boardwalk (stage 2) by Project Services (Queensland) for Civic Design

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Sir Zelman Cowen Award

Melbourne Exhibition Centre by Denton Corker Marshall for Public Buildings

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Commercial Award

Penfolds Magill Estate by Allen Jack + Cottier

Radar

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Projects

Brisbane: Christmas Stage SetStephen Milton, a fourth-year architecture student at the Queensland University of Technology, is returning for an encore after his success in designing …

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Books

Sir Banister Fletcher’s A History of ArchitectureTwentieth (centenary) edition edited by Dan Cruickshank with Australian contributions by Jennifer Taylor, published by Architectural Press/Reed Educational, hardback, …

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Reviews

Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa’s Cinnamon Hill house (1993), photographed by Dominic Sansoni.Geoffrey Bawa Exhibition of work by the Sri Lankan architect, arranged by Suhanya …

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Headlines

Slices of the architectural action around Australia.