Architecture Australia, September 2003

Architecture Australia, September 2003

Architecture Australia

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

Comment

Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Foreword

IN 1993, THE Royal Australian Institute of Architects adopted the International Union of Architects Declaration of Interdependence for a Sustainable Future. By adopting the declaration, …

Features

Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Memory and interpretation

MEMORY AND INTERPRETATIONThis issue of Architecture Australia gathers together a range of work under the theme memory and interpretation. It presents two broad kinds of …

West gate bridge memorial park
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

West gate bridge memorial park

How do we simultaneously memorialize and interpret past trauma? sandra kaji-o’grady reviews the competition entries for the west gate bridge memorial park.

Space and memory
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Space and memory

Peter tonkin and janet laurence contemplate the potential of the contemporary monument in a world fascinated with memorializing.

Australian war memorial
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Australian war memorial

The australian war memorial in london, by tonkin zulaikha greer and janet laurence, weaves personal and official memory together in a poignant claim for tolerance and inclusion.

Stonehenge visitor centre
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Stonehenge visitor centre

A series of slender blades embedded in the landscape, denton corker marshall’s stonehenge

Forest ecocentre
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Forest ecocentre

The dramatic form and refined detailing of scottsdale’s forest ecocentre, by morris-nunn and associates, makes a considered contribution to the ongoing debates around sustainability.

No. 1 pump house
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

No. 1 pump house

Installations within the first pump station on western australia’s golden pipeline treats the existing building as the ground for interpreting the history of the goldfields water scheme.

Aboriginal identities in architecture
Archive | Shaneen Fantin | 1 Sep 2003

Aboriginal identities in architecture

How might architecture interpret cultural identity? Shaneen Fantin explores the complexities.

A secular temenos
Archive | Andrew Benjamin | 1 Sep 2003

A secular temenos

The undercroft development at the Shrine of Remembrance is a skillful response to the need to remember the dead while avoiding the dangers of glorification.

Dinosaur conserve
Archive | Shaneen Fantin | 1 Sep 2003

Dinosaur conserve

Gall and medek’s shelter for the lark quarry dinosaur trackways draws on the industrial heritage of outback queensland to create a machine for conserving and interpreting.

Archive | Susan Phillips | 1 Sep 2003

Negotiating tourism

Sue Phillips explores the complexities of tourism and what it is to be local.

A walk in Kings Park
Archive | Philip Goldswain | 1 Sep 2003

A walk in Kings Park

By both challenging and reinforcing picturesque modes of viewing, Donaldson + Warn’s latest walkway gives visitors new ways to engage with Perth’s oldest park.

Radar

Review
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Review

The review of the exhibitions and public programs of the nma has recommended dramatic changes to the garden of australian dreams. Michael keniger confronts the panel’s “emaciated design vision”.

Books
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Books

HUMAN SCALE IN ARCHITECTURE GEORGE MOLNAR’S SYDNEYJo Holder, Robert Freestone and Joan Kerr. Craftsman House, 2003. $66.Reading this compilation of Molnar’s life work is a …

Headlines
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Headlines

INTERNATIONAL The competition-winning entry by PTW Architects for the National Aquatic Centre, Beijing. The competition-winning entry by PTW Architects for the National Aquatic Centre, Beijing. …

Awards
Archive | 1 Sep 2003

Awards

NEW SOUTH WALES 01 NSW 02 NSW 03 NSW 04 NSW 05 NSW 06 NSW 07 NSW 08 NSW 09 NSW 10 11 NSW 12 NSW 13 NSW 14 NSW 15 NSW 16 NSW 17 NSW 18 NSW Public BuildingsSulman Award—UTS, …