A collaboration between five architectural practices, RMIT University’s New Academic Street revels in diversity as a series of “theatrical stage sets” reinvigorates utilitarian buildings and reconnects them to their urban setting.
A small, unassuming biology pavilion, Harmer Architecture’s Monash University Biological Sciences Laboratory combines austere materiality with expressive geometry to engage with its program and natural surrounds.
This assured building by Richard Kirk Architect and Hassell enriches learning for the creative disciplines at the Queensland University of Technology, encouraging students to “lead the culture” in the spaces.
JCY Architects and Urban Designers’ new Student Services Building for Edith Cowan University provides the Joondalup Campus with more than just a building – it is also a landscape, a meeting place and a symbol.
Four new halls of residence, by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects, McBride Charles Ryan, and Hayball and Richard Middleton Architects, are shaping the urban environment of the Clayton campus and fostering a sense of community.
At The University of Sydney’s Camperdown/Darlington Campus, this education and research facility by FJMT and Building Studio is a “poetic” spatial experience.
At the University of Melbourne, a partnership between John Wardle Architects and NADAAA yields a layered new school rich in ideas and meticulous in detail.
DesignInc’s refurbishment of La Trobe University’s chancellery features a dramatic boardroom beneath the building’s original dome.
Woods Bagot use evocative and angular spaces to provoke creativity within the student hub at Macquarie University.
Lahznimmo Architects and Wilson Architects interlace new and existing to produce a cohesive learning environment for the faculty of medicine at UNSW.
In this project at UNSW, Bates Smart humanizes the notoriously lean typology of student housing.
Lyons creates a memorable new identity and social hub at the University of Melbourne.
Sinclair Knight Merz’s robust addition to Federation University Australia in Ballarat.
Woods Bagot and RPA Architects design a facility for tropical studies at James Cook University, Cairns.
Bond University’s new learning centre by CRAB Studio is a triumph of the occupant over the object.
An new integrated teaching and research facility at University of Queensland.
Hames Sharley designs a student lounge for the Joondalup campus in Perth.
Sean Godsell Architects’ RMIT Design Hub functions “as both a building and declaration”.
Lyons’ new building for La Trobe University brings students and researchers together.
A 1970s courtyard at the University of Adelaide records a timeline of global trends.
The Soheil Abedian School of Architecture for Bond University is taking shape.