The State Library of Victoria, the world’s fourth-most popular, has reopened after years-long redevelopment revealing historic spaces hidden for decades.
Sixteen years after Bolles and Wilson first won an international design competition for the new Luxembourg National Library, the building has finally opened its doors to the public.
Designs by Hayball for a new public library in the town of Young, in the South West Slopes region of New South Wales, have been endorsed by the local council.
Hames Sharley and Danish practice Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects will design a $60 million refurbishment of a library at a Perth university.
Architectural draughtsman and amateur photographer Peter Wille’s photographs of Melbourne’s mid-century architecture will be on display for the first time from 1 December 2018 at the State Library of Victoria.
Showcasing contemporary library design, the Australian Library Design Awards and Conference returns in 2019 at the State Library of Queensland.
At Woollahra Library in Double Bay, Sydney, the focus is just as much on people as it is about books. Designed by BVN, it is a lively space for exploration and community connection.
In the inaugural year of a new awards program celebrating the design of Australian libraries, five libraries, in academic, school, public and special categories, have won awards.
In the inaugural year of a new awards program celebrating the design of Australian libraries, 17 libraries, chosen from 33 entries in academic, school, public and special categories, have been released.
The announcement of the winners of the inaugural Australian Library Design Awards will be accompanied by a one-day conference in Melbourne.
Developer Mirvac has submitted a development application for the site of the proposed Marrickville community centre and library in Sydney, designed by BVN Architecture.
Stewart Hollenstein, architects of Sydney’s forthcoming Green Square Library, win honourable mention in library design competition.
Three European and four US architecture practices are in the running to design the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago.
Dubbed the “big brain,” the form of ARM’s Geelong Library recalls the tradition of great domed buildings as a civic symbol.
MGS Architects’ revitalization project results in a contemporary landmark that makes a worthy contribution to the urban fabric of Bendigo.
Peddle Thorp Architects and James Cubitt Architects transform a university library.
On the city fringe of Sydney, FJMT has produced a finely considered piece of public architecture.
A new living room for Junee – Workshop 1 Dunn + Hillam Architects’ efficient and engaging library.
A ‘third place’. The colourful new library by Jones Coulter Young forms an accessible gateway for ECU’s Joondalup campus.