An existing building, playground and laneway have been radically recast and creatively integrated, thanks to Andrew Burges Architects’ design for a new childcare and community facility in the densely knit Sydney suburb of Darlinghurst.
A school in Melbourne readies its students for the world of the virtual, with a firm grasp on the value of the real.
In their design of the UTS Science and Health building, Durbach Block Jaggers and BVN have defied the rules set out in BVN’s own UTS masterplan.
While critics have laid into Frank Gehry’s UTS Business School for being image-conscious, Jennifer Calzini finds a building more than meets the eye.
A building by RAW Architects is designed to enrich the lives of disadvantaged children.
A Queensland veterinary clinic by Owen and Vokes and Peters responds to the rural vernacular.
An new integrated teaching and research facility at University of Queensland.
Sean Godsell Architects’ RMIT Design Hub functions “as both a building and declaration”.
Perth’s new environmental teaching centre by Donaldson + Warn for Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority.
A village of learning centres by McBride Charles Ryan looped around a set of courtyards.
Lyons’ new building for La Trobe University brings students and researchers together.
This RMIT building by Allan Powell Architects shows a maturity and restraint often found in genuinely iconic buildings.
Candlebark School Library is a new earth-covered timber building in a bushfire-prone area near the Macedon Ranges.
The conversion of a community centre by Collins and Turner in inner Sydney redefines the green roof.
Swanston Academic Building by Lyons raises questions larger than architecture says Professor Des Smith.
The Soheil Abedian School of Architecture for Bond University is taking shape.
The aspirations of a private school on Sydney’s North Shore are articulated by Bligh Voller Nield.
Moby Dick meets the Time Machine at LAVA’s Martian Embassy for the Sydney Story Factory.
On Melbourne’s suburban edge Minifie van Schaik Architects creates a seductive “decoy.”
A hall for a Tasmanian Steiner school by Morrison and Breytenbach uses restrained effort to maximum effect.
DRAW furrows a new great hall in the iconic brutalist tower at the University of Technology, Sydney.
The rebuilding of soldiers by S2F.
M3architecture brings pattern to the fore in Brisbane.
A furniture workshop at the University of Tasmania by Six Degrees and SBE in association.
Ashton Raggatt McDougall continues its exploration of the tension between ideas and materiality in RMIT’s Building 22.
A careful geometry grounds this elegant brick pavilion by Richards & Spence Architects at St Ignatius Primary School.
Melbourne’s inner north welcomes a new community facility, designed with restraint by Baracco + Wright and Richard Stampton.
The street facade created by H2o showcases the specialized research taking place at Swinburne.
Meaning, motifs and a necessary ambiguity overlap in Lyons’ public face for the Central Institute of Technology in Perth.
John Wardle Architects creates a zinc-clad city wall for the university’s Footscray Park campus, housing laboratories, a library and specialist sports science facilities.