Architecture Australia, March 2001

Architecture Australia, March 2001

Architecture Australia

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

Comment

Archive | 1 Mar 2001

Foreword

Foreword raia president

Urban Initiatives
Archive | 1 Mar 2001

Urban Initiatives

Competition, collaboration and nuturing clients - Australian cities are exploring new ways of improving the quality of the urban environment. Bridget Smyth reports.

Archive | 1 Mar 2001

Letters and Fixes

Accuracy And Opportunity The Nov/Dec 2000 AA includes a letter from John Chappel decrying the recent history of the RAIA following “the so-called restructure”. In response, the National President …

Features

RAIA Gold Medallist
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RAIA Gold Medallist

Enthusiasm, interpretative skills, design talent and a genuine interest in makinga better world make Keith a rare treasure and wonderful role model for architects everywhere.

High-tech Connection
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High-tech Connection

The complexity of contemporary communication is key to this Swiss telecommunications building, by Australian architect David Linford and his partner Rodolphe Luscher.

Poise and Counterpoise
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Poise and Counterpoise

Set in the landscape of country Victoria, John Wardle’s latest house marks a sublte, poetic shift in direction

Multiplying Modernisms
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Multiplying Modernisms

Leavened by quotation, Peter Elliott Architects’ Student Centre draws on modernism’s complex past to make a new addition to Melbourne Grammer

Australian Baroque
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Australian Baroque

Geometry and meaning at the National Museum of Australia

Radar

Books
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Books

Noting new books at Architext

Projects
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Projects

Perth: ConferenceLocated by the Swan River, on the original shoreline, Cox Howlett + Bailey Woodland’s Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre will provide a series of …

Delight
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Delight

Primitive huts on the beach. Xing Ruan ponders
utility and delight in Perth’s beach pavilions.

Relaunch
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Relaunch

A stylish installation marks the rebranding of MSJ. Neville Quarry reports on
the event and the work.

Urbanity
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Urbanity

Caroline Butler Bowden, curator of Sydney @ Federation,charts King Street’s
transformation from Victorian city street to layered urban environment.

Process
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Process

Modes of working become modes of making – at the scale of both landscape and fittings – in a new project
by RBB Terroir. Charles Rice explores the jump-cut.

Animation
Archive | 1 Mar 2001

Animation

Paris Praxis. Gregory More spent part of 2000 in dECOi’s Paris office,
developing “elastic” digital models to enable complex forms and fluid, flexible
design processes. Here he reports on two projects – one of which had a
traumatic, post-elastic

Headlines
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Headlines

Scanning the nation for architectural news and nuances

Reuse
Archive | 1 Mar 2001

Reuse

A slender tropical pavilion by Lahz Nimmo transforms the former St James
Station toilets into an elegant new cafe.