Rachel Armstrong talks about how using artificial cells can create create responsive buildings for the harsh 21st century.
Interview: Matt Chan
Matt Chan on winning the AIA NSW Emerging Architect Prize and the revitalisation of one of Sydney’s ugliest laneways.
The Regeneration of Christchurch
Expanding on the theme of the 2011 SCAPE Biennial in Christchurch, Simon Sellars reports on the possibilities for regeneration in the city through art and architecture.
Practice Profile: Officer Woods
Based in Fremantle, Officer Woods Architects are winning plaudits for an inventive portfolio that includes mainly residential commissions and, more recently, public and commercial projects, infusing their work with a sharp sense of localism and a firm collaborative method.
Interview: François Roche
Roche on authorship, the contradictions of architecture and possible future directions for the profession.
The Design Conversations: Janne Faulkner AM
In the first of Australian Design Review’s new video series, Jeffery Copolov talks to this year’s IDEA Gold Medalist, Janne Faulkner AM.
Profile: Janne Faulkner AM, IDEA 2011 Gold Medalist
From telephones to tissue paper to corporate offices, there are few designers who have had as wide ranging an influence on the Australian living environment as Janne Faulkner, as Toby Horrocks discovers.
Interview: Jacob Holm & Richard Munao
The Fritz Hansen CEO and Corporate Culture Managing Director discuss the relationship between Australian and Danish design and Munao’s receipt of the Diploma of Danish Export Association.