Freestate’s Adam Scott on smart cities vs human cities

“I think across the world, whether in Australia, Shenzhen or Songdo, city makers are in danger of fetishising the power of technology and infrastructure to create the most efficient and effective human service environments, ultimately losing sight of what cities are all about: the experiences of people being people.”

SJB Architects and Aspect Studios release first look at Parramatta Civic Link proposal

The Parramatta Civic Link proposal by SJB and Aspect Studios features a 500m park running linearly across the north-south axis and cutting through the CBD.

An architectural maverick: Dan Phillips

While some would dismiss his work as fanciful, Dan Phillips is proving how architects can close the loop.

An architecture for the 21st century: Andrew Waugh on building with timber

ADR talks to Waugh about the future of CLT and why architects of the 21st century should be sitting up and taking notice.

Made by design: 2017 Shaw Contract Design Awards open for entries

Jewellery for the bathroom

Bathroom Butler is a leading manufacturer of bathroom accessories and heated towel rails. Bathroom Butler is progressively changing the way home owners perceive their bathrooms with the appliances and accessories they choose to install.

Big World Home: like IKEA for houses