Tag: Cultural

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.

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 25 Feb 2020

ARM appointed to final stage of Geelong Arts Centre redevelopment

The $128 million final stage of Geelong Arts Centre redevelopment will be designed by ARM Architecture.

HOTA Green Bridge by ARM Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 20 Feb 2020

ARM Architecture’s HOTA Green Bridge opens

A sculptural bridge designed by ARM Architecture is the newest addition to the Gold Coast’s arts and cultural precinct.

New Museum for Western Australia by Hassell + OMA.
News | Patrick Hunn | 19 Dec 2019

Hassell and OMA blend old and new in completed WA museum

The New Museum for WA, a major addition to Perth Cultural Centre, has reached practical completion.

The proposed Sydney Modern expansion project for the Art Gallery of NSW by SANAA.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 11 Nov 2019

Construction begins on Sydney Modern

Work has begun on The Art Gallery of New South Wales’ $344 million Sydney Modern expansion project.

Burnie, Tasmania.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 6 Nov 2019

Terroir to design new Tasmanian cultural centre

Following a lengthy tender process, Terroir has been announced as the architect for a multi-million dollar cultural centre in Burnie.

The proposed Sydney Modern expansion project for the Art Gallery of NSW by SANAA.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Sep 2019

Contractor appointed for SANAA’s Sydney Modern expansion project

The NSW government has appointed Richard Crookes Constructions to build the the $344 million Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW) expansion project, Sydney Modern.

The proposed Sydney Modern expansion project for the Art Gallery of NSW by SANAA.
News | Linda Cheng | 2 Aug 2019

Cost dispute threatens Sydney Modern expansion project

Construction of the Art Gallery of New South Wales’s expansion project, Sydney Modern, is in doubt following a prospective contractor’s withdrawal from tender process.

The proposed Kingston Arts Precinct by Fender Katsalidis and Oculus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 3 Jul 2019

Major new Canberra arts precinct on its way

The proposed Kingston Arts Precinct in Canberra, designed Fender Katsalidis and Oculus, has kicked off following an agreement between the ACT government and developer.

Whitehorse Centre by BKK Architects and Kerstin Thompson Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 31 May 2019

BKK and Kerstin Thompson Architects win competition for community arts centre in suburban Melbourne

BKK Architects and Kerstin Thompson Architects, together with landscape architect practice Aspect Studios, have won a design competition for the redevelopment of a cultural and performing arts centre in Melbourne’s suburban east.

Proposed QPAC theatre by Snøhetta and Blight Rayner Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 May 2019

Blight Rayner and Snøhetta win QPAC theatre design competition

Norwegian practice Snøhetta and Brisbane firm Blight Rayner Architecture have together beaten out 23 other design teams to win a design competition for a new theatre at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre.

The proposed Australian Opal Centre by Glenn Murcutt and Wendy Lewin.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 18 Mar 2019

Glenn Murcutt and Wendy Lewin’s opal museum secures funding

The Australian Open Centre will receive $20 million in government and community funding for the first stage of construction.

The proposed Sydney Modern expansion project for the Art Gallery of NSW by SANAA.
News | Linda Cheng | 21 Nov 2018

SANAA’s Sydney Modern project approved

The Art Gallery of New South Wales’s $344 million Sydney Modern expansion project designed by SANAA, has been granted planning approval.

The proposed refurbishment of the Australian Museum by Hames Sharley and Neeson Murcutt.
News | Linda Cheng | 30 Oct 2018

Australia’s oldest museum to undergo $57.5m refurbishment

The Australian Museum in Sydney will undergo a $57.5 million refurbishment to expand its exhibition spaces.

Arts Centre Melbourne designed by Roy Grounds, completed in 1984.
News | Linda Cheng | 14 Aug 2018

NH Architecture, Snøhetta to reimagine Arts Centre Melbourne’s Theatres Building

NH Architecture and Norwegian practice Snøhetta have been appointed to upgrade the Roy Grounds-designed Theatres Building at Arts Centre Melbourne.

The proposed redevelopment of Melbourne's Southbank arts precinct.
News | Linda Cheng | 4 Jun 2018

Major redevelopment of Melbourne’s arts precinct planned

Australia’s largest contemporary art gallery, a new creative hub and 18,000 square metres of new public space are planned for Melbourne’s arts precinct.

Central Foyer of the proposed Walsh Bay Arts Precinct redevelopment by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 24 May 2018

Tonkin Zulaikha Greer’s Walsh Bay arts precinct re-approved

The redevelopment of Walsh Bay arts precinct has been granted final planning approval with construction expected to begin in July.

Fleur Watson.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 4 May 2018

Fleur Watson appointed executive curator of forthcoming Lyon Housemuseum Galleries

The Lyon Foundation has announced it has appointed Fleur Watson as executive curator of the new Lyon Housemuseum Galleries.

Indicative design for the proposed Powerhouse Museum in Parramatta.
News | Linda Cheng | 2 May 2018

Powerhouse relocation set in stone, international design competition forthcoming

The Powerhouse Museum will be completely relocated to Parramatta and the NSW government will soon conduct an international design competition for the new building.

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image occupies a four-storey purpose-built building at Melbourne's Federation Square designed by Lab Architecture Studio and Bates Smart.
News | Linda Cheng | 12 Apr 2018

Fed Square building to be redeveloped

The Victorian government has allocated $31.6 million to the redevelopment of a part of Melbourne’s Federation Square.

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