Tag: Hobart

In 2014, the small Austrian village of Krumbach invited seven international architects to design bus stops for the town, including Bränden stop by Sou Fujimoto.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 30 Jun 2020

Hobart council calls for ‘playful’ bus shelter designs

The City of Hobart has launched a competition to design innovative bus shelters for the city.

Fresh from a trip to Tulum, on the coast of Mexico, Jean-Pierre Biasol felt that the relaxed and charming interiors he had experienced on his holiday could be inspiration for this eatery.
Projects | Judith Abell | 23 Jun 2020

Memories of Mexico: Sisterhood

In Hobart’s Sandy Bay, Melbourne design studio Biasol has created a relaxed and charming interior for a wide range of diners.

Partners Hill director Timothy Hill.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 18 Feb 2020

Partners Hill tapped to create pavilion and masterplan for Hobart Showground

Partners Hill has been appointed to create a concept masterplan for the 12-hectare Hobart Showground, which will include a new multi-functional pavilion.

Masterplan drawings for Wilkinsons Point prepared by Oculus.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 23 Oct 2019

Fender Katsalidis, Oculus propose riverside sporting precinct for Hobart

A hotel, shops, restaurants and sporting facilities would come to a lot beside the River Derwent, under a proposal designed by Fender Katsalidis in collaboration with Oculus.

Domain Community Hub by Field Labs.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 22 Oct 2019

Editor’s picks: Open House Hobart 2019

ArchitectureAU selects some of the architectural highlights of the seventh Open House Hobart program.

View of Hobart’s CBD.
Discussion | Helen Norrie | 19 Jun 2019

Regional case studies: community engagement in Hobart

In the third in a series of essays on architecture in Regional Australia, Helen Norrie turns her eye to Hobart, one of Australia’s most rapidly changing regional cities.

Central tunnel in the Siloam expansion at Mona by Nonda Katsalidis and Falk Peuser of Fender Katsalidis.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 11 Jun 2019

Fender Katsalidis completes subterranean ‘tunnel to nowhere’ at MONA

Fender Katsalidis has completed a subterranean expansion of the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) in Hobart.

In the Hanging Gardens by Fender Katsalidis.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 27 May 2019

Fender Katsalidis continues string of MONA projects with adaptive re-use of historic Hobart theatre

Preliminary designs by Fender Katsalidis have been revealed for the redevelopment of a part of central Hobart that includes the historic Odeon Theatre as a new “cultural precinct.”

Hobart Airport
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 12 Apr 2019

Woods Bagot appointed to design upgrade to Hobart Airport

Woods Bagot has been appointed to design the expansion of Hobart’s airport, which will double the terminal’s footprint and allow for direct international connections.

The group tour John Wardle's Captain Kelly’s Cottage and Shearer’s Quarters projects on Bruny Island.
Discussion | Ted Quinton | 9 Apr 2019

A sublime sojourn: The Architecture Symposium, Hobart

Ted Quinton reviews the inaugural Architecture Symposium, Hobart, a “weekend of learning in the Tasmanian landscape” that included a day filled with international and local speakers and a tour of John Wardle’s projects on Bruny Island.

The Commons Hobart by Core Collective Core Collective Architects.
News | Patrick Hunn | 4 Oct 2017

‘Simplicity and sustainability’: The Commons housing development heads to Hobart

A sequel to The Commons in Melbourne is planned for central Hobart, in what is thought to be Australia’s first carbon-positive multi-residential project.

Aerial view of a proposed hotel in central Hobart, by Xsquared Architects.
News | Patrick Hunn | 30 Aug 2017

Major revamp of Tasmanian planning edges closer to approval

A draft version of a bill that would allow the Tasmanian government to make planning decisions regarding major projects has been released.

Aerial view of the proposed hotel in central Hobart, by Xsquared Architects.
News | Patrick Hunn | 9 Aug 2017

Proposed Hobart skyscraper soars to 180 metres in updated designs

Updated designs to a controversial hotel tower proposal would see the building’s height increased by 60 metres and provide for major changes to the facade.

Discussion | Anitra Nelson | 8 Mar 2016

An environmentally just city works best for all in the end

RMIT researcher Anitra Nelson discusses the importance of environmental justice as Australia’s capital cities expand.

Wrest Point Hotel Casino refurbishment by Buchan Group.
News | Linda Cheng | 18 Dec 2015

Roy Grounds’ Hobart casino slated for $70m refurb

A proposal to redevelop Australia’s first legal casino, Hobart’s Wrest Point, has been unveiled.

An overview of Moab (MONA Accommodation Berriedale).
News | Sian Johnson | 3 Dec 2015

MONA to reimagine riverfront caravan park

Hobart’s MONA and Liminal Spaces Studio will transform a caravan park using prefab pods to offer inclusive accommodation.

The site of the 10 Murray Street building will be replaced by contemporary additions to Parliament Square.
News | Sian Johnson | 26 Nov 2015

Vexed renewal for Hobart square revealed

Images of Hobart’s Parliament Square project, which will see the demolition of an iconic office building, have been released.

Around 40 percent of the Macquarie Point development area will be made up of open space.
News | Sian Johnson | 23 Nov 2015

MONA to shape new public space for Hobart

The Museum of Old and New Art has promised to “challenge conventional thinking” in a proposal for Hobart’s Macquarie Point.

The project has been dubbed the "60k House", but Kerr says that the final product will more closely resemble a shack.
Discussion | Sian Johnson | 27 Oct 2015

How to build a house for just $60k

Graduate architect Andrew Kerr set himself a challenge to build a one-bedroom house south of Hobart for just $60,000.

The site of the proposed Academy of Creative Industries and Performing Arts.
News | Linda Cheng | 9 Oct 2015

New UTAS cultural precinct on Hobart’s first slum

The University of Tasmania has announced plans to build a new cultural precinct on the site of city’s first slum.

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