Architecture Australia, May 2016

Architecture Australia, May 2016

Architecture Australia

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

Preview

Architecture Australia May/June 2016.
Archive | Cameron Bruhn | 2 May 2016

AA May/June 2016 preview

An introduction to the May/June 2016 issue of Architecture Australia.

Projects

The detailing of thresholds and connections at the Point Lonsdale House by NMBW has been carefully considered – such as this protruding bay window from the kitchen.
Projects | Paul Walker | 5 Aug 2016

Squared up: Point Lonsdale House

With this house at Point Lonsdale on Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula, NMBW Architecture Studio has cleverly arranged rooms and non-rooms under a striking roof form.

The striking and monolithic form of the north elevation is punctured only by a long balcony, garage doors and breezeblock screens on the lower level.
Projects | Katelin Butler | 4 Jul 2016

Kempsey Crescent Head Surf Life Saving Club

Neeson Murcutt Architects has designed an approachable building that engages with the public domain for this new surf life saving club on New South Wales’ mid-north coast.

Western BACE provides startup companies with offices, a cafe, meeting rooms, a space for anchor tenants and a separate workshop.
Projects | Des Smith | 27 Jun 2016

De Stijl accelerator: Western BACE

Six Degrees Architects references De Stijl and late modernism in its design of this business accelerator for the burgeoning community of Melton, west of Melbourne.

The glazed curtain wall of the new Novartis building works to explicitly communicate the transparency of the company’s practices and public presence.
Projects | Sing d'Arcy | 6 Jul 2016

Workplace drama: Novartis Head Office

HDR Rice Daubney’s design for Novartis Pharmaceuticals in Macquarie Park, Sydney provides staff and visitors with a complex, layered and dramatic experience.

Awards

ARM Architecture founding directors (from left): Howard Raggatt, Stephen Ashton and Ian McDougall
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: Gold Medallists

The 2016 Gold Medal is awarded to ARM Architecture founding directors Stephen Ashton, Howard Raggatt and Ian McDougall.

Brunswick Community Health Centre, Melbourne (1993).
Review | Vivian Mitsogianni | 2 May 2016

ARM Architecture: Building the impossible and making a culture

Vivian Mitsogianni, RMIT associate professor, reflects on the work of the 2016 Gold Medallists, the directors of ARM Architecture.

The corner of Swanston and La Trobe Streets in Melbourne, showing RMIT Green Brain (2010) and adjacent RMIT Storey Hall (1995).
Review | Rory Hyde | 7 Nov 2016

ARM Architecture and the big public

From RMIT Storey Hall to the Shrine of Remembrance and Geelong Library and Heritage Centre, the architecture of ARM seizes the attention of passers-by and seeks to become an object in the public imagination.

Perth Arena, Perth (2012, joint venture with Cameron Chisholm Nicol).
Review | Dimity Reed | 26 Oct 2016

ARM Architecture: Resilience is the name of the game

Dimity Reed discusses how a ‘cultivated resilience’ has enabled 2016 Gold Medallists, the directors of ARM Architecture, to create bold and ambitious work embedded with historical, fabled and emotional references.

Shrine of Remembrance Redevelopment Stage 2, Melbourne (2014).
Review | Philip Goad | 3 Aug 2016

Master storytellers: 2016 Gold Medallists ARM Architecture

Philip Goad reflects on the “openly figurative, demonstrative, discursive and even anxiously abrasive” attributes of the 2016 Gold Medallists, Stephen Ashton, Howard Raggatt and Ian McDougall.

2016 AAA Awards: National President’s Prize
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: National President’s Prize

Peter Maddison is honoured at the 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards.

Michael Ostwald.
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: Neville Quarry Architectural Education Prize

Professor Michael Ostwald is honoured at the 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards.

2016 AAA Awards: Leadership in Sustainability Prize
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: Leadership in Sustainability Prize

Jeremy McLeod is honoured at the 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards.

Amy Muir.
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: National Emerging Architect Prize

Amy Muir is honoured at the 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards.

Amy Muir.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 6 Feb 2018

New chapter presidents appointed in Institute elections

The Australian Institute of Architects has announced the results of a number of elections to both its national council and its various chapters.

Peter Nguyen.
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: Student Prize for the Advancement of Architecture

Peter Nguyen is honoured at the 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards

Brian Burr.
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: William J. Mitchell International Chapter Prize

Brian Burr is honoured at the 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards.

2016 AAA Awards: Dulux Study Tour
Award | 29 Apr 2016

2016 AAA Awards: Dulux Study Tour

Dulux Study Tour 2016 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards Australian Institute of Architects