The films explore ideas about making architecture that extends beyond the traditional practice approaches and challenges the relationships between architecture and the cultural, economic, social and political realms.
The competition aims to promote a reimagination of architectural possibilities and to redefine the typological ideas of the tight, urban block.
1 Bligh Street Master of Architecture prize announced
The prize is judged on the basis of the best performance in a building scheme that demonstrates design excellence in multi-storey design with an emphasis on sustainability.
Parramatta South Gateway Precinct design competition
Organised by the Heartland Group, the development project will encompass an approximately $800 million mixed use development on three prime sites in Parramatta, NSW.
Cinecity’s 60-second architectural film project
Sydney Living Museum features Iconic Australian Houses
The exhibition is part of a 12-month program, which aims to celebrate the architectural heritage of Sydney through design and architecture exhibitions, tours, talks, workshops and other public events.
The inaugural Australian International Furniture Exhibition
Created along the lines of top international furniture expos, the event will feature individual or group exhibit spaces showcasing locally made furniture and furnishings including flooring, wall and decorative elements.
Milan: Caesarstone ‘Islands’ at Fuori Salone
Things like cabinets, kitchen apparatus and storage areas are traditionally placed on top and around the bench, but the new range assimilates these objects and structures into newly assigned spaces or ‘islands’.
Milan: Pedrali exhibit at Salone del Mobile
The stand, which appears like a set of artistically arranged ‘flying boxes’, features popular collections with new and reintroduced designs by many renowned international designers.
Milan: Carl Turner’s ‘Tulip Bar’ at Handmade exhibition
The current project, a joint venture between British architect, Carl Turner, and sculptor and maker, Adam Kershaw, involved the use of dark thermal-processed American tulipwood to build the bar.
Milan Furniture Fair: A glimpse into the Cappellini Salone
The Cappellini Salone at the 2014 Milan Design Week presents striking products designed by some of the most famous names from the furniture industry.
Milan Design Week: Jaime Hayon‘s FRAMES collection for Expormim
The collection is inspired by Mediterranean designs from the sixties, when furniture was created to complete the attractive terraces of the Mediterranean, and its tourist explosion.
Sou Fujimoto’s ‘Floating Forest’ display in Milan
The structure, designed for the official stand of Cassina at the Salone del Mobile, is a striking example of a primitive future where architecture is shaped by nature.
Architectural Review Asia Pacific in 2014 (and beyond)
Ever wondered what AR is all about? Ever wanted to contribute? Now’s your chance. Editor, Michael Holt, outlines what’s in store going forward.