Architecture Australia, November 2009

Architecture Australia, November 2009

Architecture Australia

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

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Foreword
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Foreword

Towards a national urban policy agenda

Reflection
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Reflection

Drawing out the awards

Practice
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Practice

TENSILE FACADES Realizing the living machine. Rowan Murray and Peter Bottero of Ronstan Tensile Architecture discuss the opportunities of tensile facades. Whitten Oval, redevelopment by …

Features

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Jury Overview

Jury Overview

Public Architecture
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Public Architecture

Sir Zelman Cowen Award for Public ArchitectureNational Portrait Gallery Johnson Pilton Walker JURY CITATIONCanberra’s Parliamentary Axis holds Australia’s most important example of a monumental civic …

Heritage Architecture
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Heritage Architecture

Lachlan Macquarie Award for HeritageSt Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne, Conservation of the Fabric Falkinger Andronas, Architects, Heritage Consultants JURY CITATIONMarvellous Melbourne, like Chicago, was one of …

Commercial Architecture
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Commercial Architecture

Harry Seidler Award for Commercial ArchitectureIvy Woods Bagot with Merivale Group and Hecker Phelan & Guthrie JURY CITATIONThe popular palaces of culture have, in recent …

Interior Architecture
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Interior Architecture

Emil Sodersten Award for Interior ArchitectureMelbourne Recital Centre and Mtc Theatre Project Ashton Raggatt McDougall JURY CITATIONLocated across a wide street from the sombre bluestone …

Urban Design
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Urban Design

Walter Burley Griffin Award for Urban DesignArmory Wharf Precinct Hargreaves Associates, Lahz Nimmo Architects and Lacoste + Stevenson Architects JURY CITATIONThe Sydney Olympic Park is …

International Architecture
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International Architecture

Jørn Utzon Award for International ArchitectureTKTS Booth and Redevelopment of Duffy Square, New York Choi Ropiha, Perkins Eastman and Pksb JURY CITATIONThe jury especially liked …

Enduring Architecture
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Enduring Architecture

25 Year Award for Enduring ArchitectureSidney Myer Music Bowl Yuncken Freeman Brothers, Griffiths and Simpson, and Gregory Burgess Architect JURY CITATIONOne of the great tent-like …

Small Project Architecture
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Small Project Architecture

National Award for Small Project ArchitecturePolygreen Bellemo & Cat JURY CITATIONPolygreen – a compact new residence in a laneway of old warehouses in a northern …

Sustainable Architecture
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Sustainable Architecture

National Award for Sustainable ArchitectureVs1/Sa Water Hassell JURY CITATIONVS1/SA Water is a substantial new commercial building on Adelaide’s Victoria Square. A new landscaped plaza provides …

Steel Architecture
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Steel Architecture

Colorbond Award for Steel ArchitectureSnowy Mountains House James Stockwell Architect JURY CITATIONRugged – bleak – windswept – alpine: the Snowy Mountains is one extremity of …

The Critics Respond
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The Critics Respond

So what does it all mean? Philip Goad and Fiona Nixon contemplate the outcomes of this year’s awards.

Residential Architecture
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Residential Architecture

Robin Boyd Award for Residential Architecture – Houses Freshwater house. Image: John Gollings Freshwater house. Image: John Gollings Freshwater house. Image: John Gollings Freshwater House …

Radar

Headlines
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Headlines

News and nuance

Biennale
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Biennale

Now + When

Interview
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Interview

Carme and the city

Exhibitions
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Exhibitions

Mapping SydneyOverview of Mapping Sydney, with its rear wall of postcards.Map of Sydney: Avian Surnames, by Kate Sweetapple.Sydney Letters: An Alphabetic Correspondence, or the Beginnings …

Installation
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Installation

Urban Islands

Event
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Event

Eat Green Design

Conference
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Conference

Re:hab

Competitions
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Competitions

UTS BroadwayWinning entry by Denton Corker Marshall. Laura Harding reviews the recent competition for the new building for the UTS Faculty of Engineering and Information …

AA Roundtable 01: Stories of the Downturn: Embodied Knowledge and Future Possibilities.
Discourse | 1 Nov 2009

AA Roundtable 01

Stories of the downturn: Embodied knowledge and future possibilities.