News | Melbourne’s Swinburne University of Technology has begun recruiting for an architecture professorial role that is open only to applicants who identify as women.
News | A newly published analysis of Australian Census data has identified both encouraging and worrying trends in terms of womens’ participation in Australian architecture.
Practice | In 2012, Parlour published its first and devastating statistical portrayal of the loss of women from the architecture profession and their sparseness at senior levels. What progress has been made since then?
Discourse | Parlour editor Justine Clark reflects on the organization’s development since the publication of research in 2014 that laid bare the state of gender inequity in Australian architecture, turns an eye to the future, and explains how you can help.
Discourse | Does the term “woman architect” render women in architecture as second-class citizens in the business or could it be used as an act of political activism to dramatize inequity? Karen Burns discusses.
Practice | Lee Hillam reflects on the long-hours culture in architecture and asks: What is the real cost of this exploitative practice?
News | Parlour will host its annual Wikipedia ‘edit-a-thon’ at the NGV for the third time on 18 March.
Practice | How can generosity and flexibility effect change in the architecture profession’s notoriously rigid workplace culture? Emma Williamson considers the obstacles women architects face on the road to the top.
News | Queensland architect Catherine Baudet has been awarded the inaugural Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize by the Australian Institute of Architects.
Award | Queensland architect Catherine Baudet has been awarded the inaugural Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize by the Australian Institute of Architects.
News | A new register of Australian women in the built environment intends to make them “much more active in the public culture of architecture.”