Vale Sir Ian Athfield (1940 – 2015), one of the most celebrated architects in New Zealand over the past half century, who passed away last week.
Almost four decades after the MLC Centre’s completion, plans for its development have been given to the City of Sydney for review.
Frank Gehry to attend Sydney opening of UTS Dr Chau Chak Wing building
Gehry will speak at the event, along with benefactor Dr Wing, and UTS leaders.
A win for architecture at the Australian Open
Editor of Architectural Review Asia Pacific, Michael Holt, finds Margaret Court’s new retractable roof a compelling distraction from the match at play.
A tribute to the distinguished Sir Ian Athfield
Australian architect Richard Graham Thorp appointed Member of the Order of Australia
Thorp, former director of architects at Mitchell Giurgola & Thorp and later Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp, was honoured in the 2015 Australia Day Honours List.
Cosgriff House, Sydney
The Cosgriff House by Christopher Polly Architect is an unassuming little gem in the back streets of Annandale in Sydney’s inner-west.
Chinese firm builds tallest 3D printed building
As the potential for 3D printed buildings only begins to dawn in the US and Europe, Chinese company WinSun has already built the world’s tallest 3D printed structure.
Preview to AR140 – Prestige
The artistic practice of Surrealism is architecture’s dark secret. Architectural Review Asia Pacific editor, Michael Holt, gives a preview of AR140.
Two Australian firms selected for stage two of Sydney Modern project
Sean Godsell Architects and Kerry Hill Architects are the only remaining Australian firms in the second stage of the design competition for the expansion of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
Zaha Hadid completes largest residential development in Singapore
Zaha Hadid Architects has completed its first high-rise residential development, d’Leedon, in Singapore.