Tag: Perth

The Wellington mixed-use development by Woods Bagot.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 19 Feb 2020

Woods Bagot’s ‘transformative’ three-tower project for Perth

A three-tower project near Perth Arena and Yagan Square will be an injection of 155 apartments.

Civic Heart by SS Chang Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Feb 2020

Minister approves South Perth towers despite scathing assessment

A development proposal lacking in “memorability and distinctiveness” has been approved by the WA planning minister despite a series of rejections by local authorities.

New Academic Building by Lyons Architecture in collaboration with Officer Woods, The Fulcrum Agency, STH and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 31 Jan 2020

Lyons-led team designs mass timber building for Perth university

Murdoch University’s New Academic Building will be the first large-scale timber building in Western Australia.

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.

New Museum for Western Australia by Hassell + OMA.
News | Patrick Hunn | 19 Dec 2019

Hassell and OMA blend old and new in completed WA museum

The New Museum for WA, a major addition to Perth Cultural Centre, has reached practical completion.

A CBD university campus for Perth?
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Oct 2019

A CBD university campus for Perth?

Talks are underway for the relocation of a university campus to Perth CBD, under a city deal agreement between the state and federal governments.

Elizabeth Quay by ARM and TCL.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 Sep 2019

WA gov’t merges two development agencies

A merger of two WA government development agencies spells a new era for state’s future.

Perth Pool by Group GSA.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 24 Sep 2019

Olympic-size pool proposal floated for Swan River

Designed by Group GSA, the pool would sit within a simple, relocatable barge.

Tomich House by Iwan Iwanoff (1971).
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 Jun 2019

Perth photography exhibition celebrates Bulgarian-born architect Iwan Iwanoff

The Architecture of Iwan Iwanoff: through the lens of Jack Lovel celebrates the work of the Bulgarian-born architect who “is to Perth what Gaudi is to Barcelona.”

Proposed college building at Curtin University by Nettleton Tribe Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 12 Jun 2019

Six Degrees, Nettleton Tribe appointed to design $300m precinct at Curtin Uni

Six Degrees Architects and Nettleton Tribe Architects will each design elements of a new development within the Curtin University campus that will comprise university buildings and private developments.

Knutsford Stage 1 by Spaceagency Architects.
News | 19 Feb 2019

WA aims for better apartments with first stage of Design WA policy

The WA government has introduced the first stage of a new set of policies intended to foster good design for the built environment.

Hames Sharley's design for the rejuvenation of Subiaco’s abandoned Pavilion Markets.
News | Josh Harris | 14 Feb 2019

Hames Sharley’s $235m Subiaco Pavilion Markets redevelopment proposal endorsed by council

A proposal for the redevelopment of Subiaco’s former Pavilion Markets, which includes a 24-storey mixed-use tower, has been endorsed by council.

Indicative aerial view of the Subi East precinct.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 4 Feb 2019

WA gov’t unveils concept for rejuvenation of Subiaco Oval precinct

The Western Australian government has published a “vision concept” for the disused Subiaco Oval precinct near the CBD.

The Old Synagogue proposal by Arcadia Design Studio.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 15 Jan 2019

Historic former Fremantle synagogue to become hospitality venue

Perth-based Arcadia Design Studio has reimagined a historic former synagogue in Fremantle into a cluster of bars and restaurants.

Perth Stadium by Hassell, Cox Architecture, and HKS Sport and Entertainment.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Nov 2018

Perth’s Optus Stadium wins at international stadium awards

Optus Stadium, designed by Hassell, Cox Architecture, and HKS Sport and Entertainment, has been named the Project of the Year at The Stadium Business awards.

The proposed Swan River Deck by ARM Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 17 Sep 2018

ARM designs proposal for floating pool in Perth’s Swan River

A proposal for a floating pool in Swan River in central Perth, designed by ARM Architecture, could become an “amphitheater” in the river.

The proposed Applecross Central by Woods Bagot.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 4 Apr 2018

Woods Bagot’s conceptual vision for mega mixed-use Perth precinct

A 1.7-hectare “superblock” in Perth’s Applecross could be home to a new mixed-use precinct under Woods Bagot’s vision.

A 1931 proposal from engineer Frank Vincent to create a 120-hectare artificial island in the middle of Perth Water, from Take me to the river: Alternative stories of Perth’s foreshore by Julian Bolleter.
News | Patrick Hunn | 25 Jan 2018

‘A form of storytelling’: Perth Writers Week to include architecture events

A number of film screenings, tours, and panel discussions at the 2018 Perth Writers Week will have an architectural slant.

Perth Stadium by Hassell, Cox Architecture, and HKS Sport and Entertainment.
News | Patrick Hunn | 18 Jan 2018

Perth Stadium set to open

The 60,000-seat Perth Stadium, designed by Hassell, Cox Architecture, and HKS Sport and Entertainment, will open to the public on 21 January.

Moments of Place by Simon Pendal, Robyn Creagh and Shannon Lyons.
Review | Leon van Schaik | 4 Dec 2017

Moments of Place: ‘A Tri-polar investigation into Einstein’s spacetime’

A collaboration between an architect, researcher and artist, Moments of Place at Perth’s Paper Mountain gallery dealt with ideas of place and the imagined audience.