Tag: Exhibitions

La casa telematica by Ugo La Pietra (1983).
Review | Colin Martin | 17 Sep 2019

How does the future affect today’s domestic architecture?

Through six themes and a meandering series of dreamlike passages, the Home Futures exhibition revisits predictions made by twentieth-century designers to explore how our understanding of “home” is changing over time.

Super Tight at RMIT Design Hub.
Review | Patrick Hunn | 17 Sep 2019

Making a mess: Life and liveliness in the urban extreme

Could the messiness of life be the key to living in extremely dense spaces? An exhibition at RMIT Design Hub Gallery explores urbanism in Asian cities.

Hauntingly bare, the black and white photographs depict only brief glimpses of suburban habitation.
Review | Alice Hampson | 10 Sep 2019

Home: A Suburban Obsession

Home: A Suburban Obsession was held in March as part of the Asia Pacific Architecture Forum and continued at the State Library of Queensland until July.

Killara House by Harry and Penelope Seidler.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Jul 2019

The Housing Question exhibition asks: is housing the path to a more equitable society?

An art exhibition now on at the Penrith Regional Gallery uses video, photography, sculpture and installation works to pose a number of questions about how we understand our right to housing.

Italian architect Renzo Piano at the Renzo Piano: The Art of Making Buildings exhibition on display at the Royal Academy of Arts, London.
Review | Colin Martin | 1 Apr 2019

Pitch perfect: Renzo Piano

From Centre Georges Pompidou to The Shard tower, the designs of Pritzker Prize-winning Italian architect and engineer Renzo Piano are famous around the world.

This house was designed by architect Frederick Bruce Lucas as his own residence in 1941.
Review | Alice Hampson | 27 Mar 2019

Home: A Suburban Obsession

Home: A Suburban Obsession celebrates “the allure of home and the stories found within.”

An adaptation of Ivan Illich Leonidov's design for the Lenin Institute for Librarianship, which he completed in 1927 as his thesis project at the Russian art and technical school Vkhutemas.
Exhibitions | 31 Jan 2019

Nuno Rodrigues de Sousa: Shapes of Hope

Nuno Rodrigues de Sousa’s solo show, Shapes of Hope is a selection of elegantly drawn works on paper exploring utopian visions of imaginary cities that were never conceived.

A photograph from the Corley Collection on display at the State Library of Queensland.
News | Linda Cheng | 7 Dec 2018

Rare photographic collection of Queensland houses goes on exhibition

A major new photographic exhibition at the State Library of Queensland will feature rare historic images of Queensland homes.

Thin Black Lines and Dancing Squares by Nendo, installation at the Taiwan Craft Research Institute (2011).
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 27 Apr 2018

Nendo to design ‘immersive’ M. C. Escher exhibition

Japanese design studio Nendo will create a never-before-seen exhibition design for a major presentation of M. C. Escher’s work.

The 2018 ARBS exhibition will be held in Sydney 8–10 May 2018.
Trade Shows | 21 Mar 2018

2018 ARBS exhibition and industry awards

The future of the built environment will be on show at the 2018 ARBS, Australia’s only international airconditioning, refrigeration and building services trade exhibition.

Melbourne's Southbank, July 2013.
News | Patrick Hunn | 13 Mar 2018

Exhibition considers Melbourne’s sky-high future

A new exhibition in Melbourne’s City Gallery examines how the city’s skyscrapers have affected the city’s street life.

John Gollings: The history of the built world at Monash Art Gallery.
Review | Paul Walker | 22 Feb 2018

John Gollings: The history of the built world

Paul Walker visits a major retrospective exhibition of John Gollings’ work and finds the photographer “an explorer of the architectural image’s possibilities.”

The video section of Super Field, designed by Baracco and Wright.
News | Patrick Hunn | 8 Jan 2018

Baracco and Wright design explorable landscape in audiovisual exhibition

Ahead of their Repair exhibition at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, Melbourne-based practice Baracco and Wright have designed a space for an audiovisual tour of the world’s remotest wildernesses.

The Zaha Hadid Architects: Reimagining Architecture exhibition includes a series of 3D-printed resin models.
News | Linda Cheng | 3 Nov 2017

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Reimagining Architecture exhibition opens in Melbourne

An exhibition of Zaha Hadid Architects’ work spanning 40 years will be open to the public in Melbourne from 4 November to 20 December.

Exhibition stands at Dickson and Platten Architects: 1950-2000.
Review | Stuart Harrison | 20 Oct 2017

Exhibition brings attention to Adelaide’s champions of modernist architecture

Stuart Harrison reviews Dickson and Platten Architects: 1950-2000, an exhibition covering the life and work of two of Adelaide’s most significant contributors to Australian modernism.

The Mini Living – Invert exhibition, a collaboration between Green magazine and Mini.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 6 Oct 2017

Model ideas for small-scale living

Green magazine and car manufacturer Mini have collaborated on the creation of an exhibition of “thought-provoking ideas” for living in small urban conditions.

Paperspace Architecture Exhibition
Exhibitions | 4 Oct 2017

Paperspace Architecture Exhibition

Paperspace is Deakin’s School of Architecture and Built Environment’s annual student exhibition. This year the exhibition will take place in both Melbourne and Geelong in November.

Small in scale but big in ideas, A Small Exhibition documents twenty projects by twenty architecture studios (many emerging) that raise just as many questions as answers.
Review | Heidi Dokulil | 6 Sep 2017

A Small Exhibition: How scaling down can offer more joyful ways of living

Curated by Anita Panov and Andrew Scott of Panovscott, A Small Exhibition, currently on show at the Tin Sheds Gallery at The University of Sydney, asks us to question how much space we really need to live comfortably.

Marion Best with nine chairs designed by Andrews, Aarnio, Saarinen, Colombo, Charles and Ray Eames, and Bertoia at The Grove, Woollahra.
News | Patrick Hunn | 7 Aug 2017

Australian modernism celebrated in exhibition and event series

A series of tours, exhibitions and talks that explore some of Australia’s most exceptional examples of modernist architecture and design has kicked off in Sydney.

Olympic Shooting Arena by Magma Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 14 Jul 2017

Magma Architecture founders to take up Institute’s Droga residency

The Australian Institute of Architects is also calling for submissions to the 2018 Droga program.