Looking at sky-high towers, high and medium-rise construction and design, the Summit brings together world leaders in architecture, engineering, urban planning and construction for a comprehensive look at how our cities will grow and evolve in the years and decades to come.
“Good architects think long-term and play the long game.” Creating a balance between form and function has long been the challenge for architects, but now there is a new imperative – closing the loop.
Parlour launches Marion’s List – a public register for female architects
“We need never again accept the excuse, ‘We asked a woman, but she wasn’t available’.” Parlour has announced the launch of Marion’s List, a public register for the women of Australian architecture and the built environment.
Woods Bagot wins Future Workplace Design competition
Woods Bagot has been announced winner of Schiavello’s Future Workplace competition, and now is your chance to cast a vote in the People’s Choice.
Australian Smart Skyscrapers Summit 2017
Vale Peter Corrigan
Renowned Australian architect Peter Corrigan AM passed away on Thursday 1 December. Corrigan “challenged the orthodoxy of the architectural establishment in Australia with his provocative ideas.”
The debate: insourcing versus outsourcing
To insource or outsource: that is the question. John Wardle and Lindsay Urquhart Riba debate the pros and cons.
Watch: Glenn Murcutt: Spirit of Place
“The ensuing story of the project is one that goes to show that architecture isn’t just grand edifices, but rather, at best, it can change the way people think and can bring people together. It shows you what great architecture can do.” Glenn Murcutt: Spirit of Place will air on ABC TV on December 6 at 9.30pm.
WAF 2016 recap: a return to Europe
Australian architecture, the outgoing US President and Zaha Hadid’s ‘Potato’ – Peter Bennetts reflects on the Ninth World Architecture Festival in Berlin for ADR.
Beyond the vitreous layers that shield our homes, contemporary glass is taking on a dynamic new dimension. Stephen Todd writes for MEZZANINE.
Brain trust: why is architecture a male-dominated industry?
AR asks a panel of experts in the industry to respond to the question: architecture has long been a male dominated industry. Why do you think this is and is it changing?