Tag: Competitions

Bondi memorial proposal by Jane Irwin Landscape Architecture and McGregor Westlake Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Jun 2020

A memorial to Sydney’s victims of hate

Waverley Council in Sydney has released shortlisted designs for a memorial in Bondi.

In 2014, the small Austrian village of Krumbach invited seven international architects to design bus stops for the town, including Bränden stop by Sou Fujimoto.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Jun 2020

Hobart council calls for ‘playful’ bus shelter designs

The City of Hobart has launched a competition to design innovative bus shelters for the city.

Powerhouse Parramatta proposal by AL_A (UK) and Architectus (Australia).
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 11 Jun 2020

Four alternative proposals for Powerhouse Parramatta

The unsuccessful proposals from the international competition to design the design the Powerhouse Parramatta museum have been released.

The under construction Watermans Cove at Barangaroo South.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 11 Jun 2020

Competition to design Barangaroo waterfront pavilion

The NSW government has launched a design competition for a new pier pavilion at Watermans Cove in Barangaroo South.

The winning proposal for the Cascades Female Factory History and Interpretation Centre by Liminal Studio, Snøhetta and Rush Wright Associates.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 9 Apr 2020

Cascades Female Factory project progresses

A development application has been submitted for the long-awaited development at the World Heritage-listed Cascades Female Factory Historic Site in South Hobart.

Sadie Morgan.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 13 Mar 2020

Jury announced for $500k Future Homes design competition

The Victorian government’s Future Homes design competition will be judged by a jury that includes eminent local and international architects.

Singapore Founders Memorial proposal by Kengo Kuma and Associates and K2LD Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 12 Mar 2020

Singapore Founders Memorial competition winner announced

A proposal with “distinctive architectural, landscaping and place-making characteristics” has been chosen the winner of the international design competition for a new commemorative landmark in Singapore.

The Wave by Joao Sousa of JJs Architectura.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Mar 2020

Wave design wins St Kilda jetty ideas competition

A Portuguese architecture practice has won a design ideas competition to replace Brookes Jetty at St Kilda Beach, near Luna Park and the Palais Theatre.

Vic gov’t launches $500k housing design competition
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 17 Feb 2020

Vic gov’t launches $500k housing design competition

The Victorian government is seeking innovative ideas for designing liveable, sustainable apartments.

Proposal for the redevelopment of the Indiana Tea House site by Durbach Block Jaggers Architects with Ohlo Studio and Aspect Studios.
News | Linda Cheng | 7 Feb 2020

Jury in clash with public over Perth’s Indiana Tea House redevelopment

The future of a proposal to redevelop a historic beach pavilion on Perth’s Cottesloe Beach is murky after a jury and a public vote identified different preferred designs.

Indicative scheme for the Harry Butler Environmental Education Centre at Murdoch University.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Jan 2020

Competition to design new Perth university building

A competition has been launched for the design of for a new environmental education centre at its campus in Perth’s south.

The Lakeside Discovery Centre by Terroir has a deep black exterior, echoing the locomotives of the railway and allowing the large building to recede into the shadows of the bush.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 8 Jan 2020

Terroir’s locomotive-inspired design for Puffing Billy visitor centre takes shape

Early works have begun for a $20 million visitor centre designed by Terroir for Victoria’s heritage Puffing Billy Railway.

Protagonist by Cumulus Studio.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 6 Dec 2019

New Arts Centre cafe sheathed in bronze curtain

The design of a new cafe in the forecourt of the Roy Grounds-designed Arts Centre play on an iconic and universally understood element of theatre.

Singapore Founders Memorial proposal by Cox Architecture and Architects 61.
News | Linda Cheng | 4 Nov 2019

Australians make Singapore Founders Memorial shortlist

Proposals inspired by the Singaporean flag, the human hand and the city’s parks have made the shortlist for a design competition for a memorial to the city-state’s independence movement.

B100 project by Openwork.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 1 Nov 2019

Four urban design projects compete in Melbourne Awards

The City of Melbourne has shortlisted for projects in the first-ever urban design category of the Melbourne Awards.

Concept design of the Western Sydney Airport passenger terminal by Zaha Hadid Architects and Cox Architecture.
News | Patrick Hunn | 29 Oct 2019

Zaha Hadid, Cox win Western Sydney airport design competition

The airport, planned for a site at Badgerys Creek approximately 51 kilometres west of the Sydney CBD, is planned to be operational by 2026.

First place winner: "The Gap" by Marti Fooks, Claire Winsor, Suhas Vasudeva and Jacqueline Heggli

Winners revealed: The Future Park Design Ideas Competition

An “ambitious vision that combines a critique of a social injustice with a driver for landscape change in the city“ has won The Future Park Design Ideas Competition.

An indicitive design for the Cockle Bay Wharf redevelopment by FJMT, Tony Caro Architecture and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Oct 2019

Top firms compete to design controversial Cockle Bay Wharf tower

Six teams have been shortlisted in a design competition to design a 183-metre office tower on Sydney Harbour.

Italian design practice Formafantasma was commissioned by the NGV in 2017 to conduct a new body of research that investigated the impacts of the global trade in rare earth materials for consumer electronic products.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 19 Sep 2019

$20k design challenge for e-waste

Urgent, real-world problems need creative ideas. The NGV and Creative Victoria has set designers a challenge.

Kampung Admiralty by WOHA, the 2018 WAF Building of the Year. WOHA's co-founder Richard Hassell is on the Asia Pacific jury.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 9 Sep 2019

Panel of sustainability experts to judge $2m sustainable architecture competition

Billed as “the word’s most significant” competition of its kind, the Lafarge Holcim Awards, will accept entries until February 2020.

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