Postcards | Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s latest project includes large-scale, site-specific sculptures intended to draw attention to borders, xenophobia and the plight of refugees.
News | For two days only, artist Ian Strange will transform a suburban home in Melbourne’s Richmond into a site-specific intervention and a gallery.
News | Australia’s 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale commission will be exhibited at the National Gallery of Victoria.
Discourse | What is the difference between an artwork and a piece of architecture? And why do so many architects insist that they are the same thing?
News | LAVA has collaborated with artist Janet Laurence to create a pavilion that is both a botanical display and an “experiential” space featuring edible flowers and plant extracts.
People | A Melbourne-based collective works “across and between” architecture, art, events and technology to make work that challenges architectural assumptions.
Discourse | A recent installation by artist Lara Tumak, Imaginary Architecture, asked, “is it possible to create architecture out of nothing more than dreams?” As Naomi Stead discovers, the installation offered profound observations about urbanity and architecture’s place in popular imagination.
News | The Lyon Housemuseum has unveiled the design of a new $14.5-million expansion that will become a new public gallery.
News | Ha Architecture, Product and Environment in collaboration with Ben Sibley has designed a pavilion for Shimmerlands festival at the University of Melbourne’s Parkville campus.
News | The Victorian government has revealed the concept designs for the redevelopment of Ararat’s new arts precinct by Williams Boag Architects.
News | Green Square will receive two new public art pieces: a light tower that shows real-time environmental data in abstract watercolours and a repurposed vintage plane that encourages people to reflect on migration.
News | The Greater Shepparton Council has announced design competition for new Shepparton Art Museum in regional Victoria.
News | A Bruce Ramus-designed LED artwork, which changes appearance as it interprets the weather, will light up the facade of Lend Lease’s 888 Collins Street tower in Docklands, Melbourne.
News | A giant replica of architect Harry Seidler’s Rose Seidler Mural has been installed on the rooftop of the new Piazza at Grosvenor Place.
Discourse | Architecture collective Assemble’s win in the Turner Prize is a coup for socially engaged practice. What does it mean for architecture to be considered art?