News | Tonkin Zulaikha Greer’s winning design for a new UTS industry hub is a modern reinterpretation of Neo-Gothic architecture.
People | “The culture of architecture school is preparing students for the exploitative culture of the workplace,” says architect and pro-vice-chancellor of London’s Central Saint Martins, Jeremy Till.
News | The University of Melbourne has appointed a consortium that includes Woods Bagot and Hayball to redevelop the former Royal Women’s Hospital site into an “innovation precinct.”
Discourse | Sandra Kaji O’Grady argues the Australian government’s funding cuts to higher education risk harming the global esteem of Australian architects, academics and graduates.
News | A prefabricated “innovation” building made from engineered timber and designed by Architectus has opened at Macquarie University in Sydney.
News | A collaboration between five alumni-led practices, a five-year project to refurbish and extend RMIT University’s Melbourne CBD campus has been completed.
News | Architecture critic, lecturer and researcher Naomi Stead will assume the role of Head of Architecture at Monash University at the start of the 2018 academic year.
News | A masterplan by McBride Charles Ryan for the relocation of the University of Tasmania’s Launceston campus to an inner-city site has been released.
News | The Melbourne university will offer a bachelor degree in architecture in 2018, with a master degree to follow in 2021
News | Academic and former Queensland Government Architect Michael Keniger has been appointed to the Abedian School of Architecture at Bond University as a professor of architecture.
News | Richard Blythe, who has lead RMIT University’s School of Architecture and Design since 2012 and was a founding director of Terroir, will take up the post in October.
News | The new, $220.5 million 14-storey Peter Shergold building is the first completed project in the $2b renewal of the Parramatta CBD.
News | A new school designed by Gray Puksand will be built on the site of Melbourne’s “last remaining example of Inter-War-style” defence facilities from the 1930s.
News | The NSW government has unveiled designs for a new high-rise public high school in Sydney by FJMT.
Products | Intergrain products have elevated the inherent qualities of plywood and Tasmanian oak, which were used in this project by Architectus.
News | BVN’s refurbishment of the Forgan Smith building at the University of Queensland transforms the historic building with a triple-height arrival volume at its centre.
News | The Victorian School Building Authority has unveiled the design of a new vertical school in inner-Melbourne by Gray Puksand.
News | The University of Sydney continues to rank highly in the QS World University Rankings for 2017