Architecture Australia, September 2001

Architecture Australia, September 2001

Architecture Australia

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

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Foreword
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Foreword

Graduates are the future

Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Obituary

Ted Farmer led Australian architectural culture throughout the 1960s. Chris Johnson farewells the former NSW Government Architect 1909-2001.

Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Letters and Fixes

MCA The architecture profession, and his own academy, should slap James Weirick’s hands for the offensive suggestion that the MCA competition judges decision be overturned …

Features

Everyday Animation
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Everyday Animation

By investing in the public realm, Donovan Hill’s AQIS Facility pushes the small commercial building into the domain of architecture. Review by Antony Moulis.

South Bank Dreaming
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

South Bank Dreaming

Laden with traces of its own past, South Bank is now one of Brisbane’s key public spaces. Louise Noble looks at the accumulated visions for a city.

Future Shack
Archive | Sand Helsel | 1 Sep 2001

Future Shack

Sean Godsell’s prototype emergency housing redeploys the ubiquitous shipping container.

Line of Lode
Archive | Carolyn Wigg | 1 Sep 2001

Line of Lode

Mining and memory, tragedy and tourism come together in two striking new projects at Broken Hill.

Formal Play, Civic Decorum
Archive | Douglas Neale | 1 Sep 2001

Formal Play, Civic Decorum

Pure geometries, public spirit and sustainable concerns are woven together with wit and dexterity in the Redcliffe City Library and Gallery. Review by Douglas Neale.

Urban Theatre
Archive | Bart Lootsma | 1 Sep 2001

Urban Theatre

A spiralling red theatre by Bolles + Wilson is the latest player on Rotterdam’s burgeoning docklands.

Radar

Awards
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Awards

The RAIA state awards,leading to thenationals in Adelaide on November 16.

Headlines
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Headlines

Scanning the nation for architectural news and nuances.

Controversy
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Controversy

Debate rages around Tonkin Zulaikha Greer’s proposed alterations to Col Madigan’s National Gallery of Australia. Andrew Nimmo looks at the proposal, its background and the attendant issues. Peter Tonkin describes the scheme.

Interior
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Interior

Six Degree’s latest bar presents a complex layering of past and present – manipulating perception, it places history in doubt. Toby Horrocks reports.

Competition 2
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Competition 2

Reconciling this place. SueAnne Ware assesses the outcomes of Canberra’s Reconciliation Place competition.

Delight
Archive | Sam Aukland | 1 Sep 2001

Delight

Sam Aukland celebrates the idiosyncratic pleasures of Adelaide’s Elephant Walk Cafe.

Projects
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Projects

Mt Tamborine: Gallery and Cafe Gall & Medek Architects have recently completed a gallery and cafe at Mt Tamborine, in the Gold Coast hinterland. Precisely …

Competition 1
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Competition 1

What are the possible formal and spatial qualities of a postcolonial memorial? Stephen Cairns and Jane Jacobs look at the Stolen Generations Memorial competition.

Books
Archive | 1 Sep 2001

Books

Noting new books at Architext