Richard Leplastrier recognised for commitment to sustainability
Renowned Australian architect Richard Leplastrier awarded Dryer Foundation Prize of Honour for “profound understanding of sustainability”.
Petition started to save 10 Murray Street
Petition says fjmt’s redevelopment plan for Hobart’s Parliament Square is “unnecessary and short-sighted”.
Second Life to host virtual portrait exhibition
An exhibition based in the virtual world of Second Life opens at the National Portrait Gallery.
idea week, Sydney, 9-12 November
Join us in Sydney for a host of design events taking place across the city, including the idea exhibition at Customs House and the idea09 Gala Party at The ivy.
Super Colossal wins Gold Coast Ideas Competition
Emerging Australian architecture practice, Super Colossal, has won the ideas competition for the Gold Coast Cultural and Civic Precinct Masterplan.
Worlds largest tensegrity bridge completed in Brisbane
Cox Rayner + Arups new pedestrian bridge is a convergence of art and structure.
JPWs National Portrait Gallery wins at IES Lighting Awards
National Portrait Gallery and Paddington Reservoir among the winners at IES awards for lighting design.
DCMs latest proposal for Stonehenge visitor centre
Plans from DCMs revised scheme for the Stonehenge visitor centre have been released.
Media rooms lose out to home offices and sustainability in popularity stakes
A US report shows specialist media rooms are now less important to homeowners than home offices and energy efficiency.
National Trust launches Save the Windsor website
The National Trust opposes DCMs plans to redevelop historic Melbourne hotel.
Video: Installation uses digital technology to flood Sydney laneway
The 7 Metre Bar uses digital projection to create a flooded city wrecked by climate change.
I. M. Pei wins Royal Gold Medal
American architect I. M. Pei, who worked on Melbourne’s Collins Place, has been awarded the RIBA Gold Medal.
Kinglake Community Shelter opens
Monash architecture students build a temporary community shelter in just 12 days at fire-ravaged Kinglake.