Tag: Education Design

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.

Curtin University’s Bentley campus was founded in the 1960s. The design for Think Space was inspired by neo- futuristic architecture of the era.
Projects | Rachael Bernstone | 16 Dec 2019

Educational engine room: Curtin Think Space

In Perth’s south, Curtin University’s new Think Space by Arcadia Design Studio aims to promote collaboration and the cultivation of new ideas between the university and industry.

Gray Puksand’s five-storey design for Prahran High School accommodates 650 students on a relatively small site.
Discourse | Clare Newton | 6 Dec 2019

Vertical schools on the rise

Growing inner-urban residential populations and land scarcity have created a new typology: the vertical school. How do these schools change the way education is delivered?

The proposed Flinders University Health and Medical Research Centre will be designed by Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 4 Dec 2019

Architectus to design research building for South Australian university

Architectus has been appointed design a new $180 million medical research building for Flinders University in Adelaide.

Carlton Learning and Community Hub by Law Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 25 Nov 2019

School redeveloment wins Melbourne Award for urban design

Briefed to design a gymnasium, the architect of this winning project delivered much more than an enclosed sports facility that has become a community beacon.

Indicative render of the University of Melbourne's Fishermans Bend campus by Grimshaw.
Discourse | Natalia Krysiak | 23 Oct 2019

Learning environments that go beyond the ordinary

Natalia Krysiak reviews the 2019 Old School / New School conference, which tackled issues around environments for innovation and entrepreneurship, student health and wellbeing.

Karl-Martin Buch Frederiksen.
People | Patrick Hunn | 8 Oct 2019

Designing schools with ‘joy and optimism’

“The future is not so dangerous and it is precisely the interesting questions for the future that make us draw better projects.”

The proposed STEMM building at the University of Newcastle by Lyons and EJE Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 1 Aug 2019

‘Horizontal icon’: Lyons, EJE design flagship University of Newcastle STEMM building

The University of Newcastle has unveiled designs of a flagship building by Lyons and EJE Architecture for its STEMM precinct at the Callaghan campus.

Curtin University School of Design and the Built Environment.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 9 Apr 2019

John Wardle Architects designs new Curtin Uni School of Design and Built Environment

Curtin University’s new $110 million School of Design and the Built Environment will be designed by John Wardle Architects.

UNSW D14 Building by Tzannes and Lendlease.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Jan 2019

Tzannes adds to series of engineered timber buildings with design for UNSW

Tzannes and Lendlease have designed a multi-purpose building constructed from Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) for the UNSW’s main campus in Kensington.

The designers of Nubo took a minimalist approach, leaving just enough furniture and equipment for kids to invent their own games.
Projects | Rebecca Gross | 16 Jan 2019

Pure play: Nubo

PAL Design Group has created a new play environment in Sydney for children to make, create, build and explore as they exercise their imagination.

Monash University Learning and Teaching Building by John Wardle Architects.
Projects | Rachel Hurst | 23 Oct 2018

Monash University Learning and Teaching Building

Curiosity and humility colour John Wardle Architects’ approach to designing this new learning and teaching building at Monash University’s Clayton Campus, where references to the landscape cultivate a rich field of spatial and learning experiences.

Molecular Horizons by Denton Corker Marshall and Jacobs.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 Sep 2018

Work begins on ‘crystalline’ molecular research building at the University of Wollongong

Work has begun on the construction of an $80 million collaborative research facility for the University of Wollongong, designed by Denton Corker Marshall and Jacobs.

The proposed Deakin Law School by Woods Bagot.
News | Linda Cheng | 14 Jun 2018

Woods Bagot’s new Deakin University law school underway

Designed by Woods Bagot, the new building for Deakin Law School will become a defining landmark at the university’s Burwood campus.

The Macquarie University Incubator by Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 31 May 2018

Macquarie Uni’s prefab ‘innovation hub’ named best education building in Australasia

A timber, prefabricated “innovation hub” by Architectus has been named the overall winner of an awards program that rewards innovative education design.

The refurbished former police stables by Kerstin Thompson Architects
News | Linda Cheng | 16 May 2018

Kerstin Thompson Architects transforms police stables into art studios

A more than 100-year-old horse stable has been transformed into a new home for The University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Arts and Music.

The under construction prefabricated building at Beaumaris North Primary School by Arkit.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 1 May 2018

Architects invited to join Victoria’s prefab schools blitz

The Victorian government will conduct an industry briefing to discuss opportunities for the design and construction of prefabricated school buildings.

The proposed addition to the University of Sydney's Electrical Engineering Building by Cox Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Apr 2018

Cox designs new engineering building for Sydney University

Cox Architecture has been appointed to redevelop one of the first Brutalist educational buildings in Australia.

$40m gift secures construction of Lyons and M3-designed UQ chemical engineering hub
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 10 Apr 2018

$40m gift secures construction of Lyons and M3-designed UQ chemical engineering hub

A $40 million gift from a retiring alumnus has secured the construction of an 11-storey science building designed by Lyons Architecture and M3 Architecture.

The University of Newcastle’s NeW Space by Lyons Architecture and EJE Architecture.
Projects | Linda Cheng | 27 Mar 2018

Civic campus: NeW Space

Lyons Architecture and EJE Architecture new “vertical campus” for the University of Newcastle provides a range of “new generation” spaces and also connects to the wider community.