AR editor Michael Holt wrote a theatre script in New York City and has since transitioned it to be incorporated as part of Sydney Architecture Festival 2013. Its premiere is only a matter of days away.
La Passeggiata inspired bar for Melbourne Cup
A monochrome and metallic theme has been chosen for the Lavazza Bar at this year’s Melbourne Cup.
Swanston Academic Building wins Premier’s Sustainability Award
RMIT University has won the Infrastructure and Buildings category in Victoria’s Premier’s Sustainability Awards 2013 for its Swanston Academic Building (SAB).
peckvonhartel a Design is… Awards Market Winner
peckvonhartel has been recognised as an Asia-Pacific region Market Winner at the eighth annual Shaw Contract Group Design is… Awards.
Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship calls for applications
The 2014 Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship is now open for applications. Three young architects will each have the chance to be awarded $20,000.
Three Green Star ratings for SA Police HQ
The Woodhead designed new commercial premises and integrated fitout for the South Australian Police headquarters has achieved 5 Star Green Star Certification for Office Design, As Built and Office Interiors.
Formica expands Commercial Colour Range
Maintaining their contemporary focus, Formica has released an updated range of swatch options that will be available across their commercial product ranges.
At Home with Google
An open house-style event in Lilyfield, where visitors could see how Google devices can help find the information that matters most, whether it’s finding the best recipes, planning your next getaway or helping kids with their schoolwork.
Augmented Australia: 11 projects that never were
Australia’s creative team for the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale, felix._Giles_Anderson+Goad is bringing 11 unbuilt projects to life, including Museum of Contemporary Art by fjmt and Tower Skin by LAVA.
New colours for COLORBOND
COLORBOND steel has been expanded with a range of contemporary colours, and new coating technologies are now featured for improved corrosion resistance and paint colour durability.
Built Environment Utzon Lecture Series
Now in its fourth year, the Built Environment Utzon Lecture Series promotes discourse across scales, typologies, form, and does so from a variety of global vantages. Leading practitioners and critics discuss architectural design, delivery and management.
Christian Wagstaff commissioned for Christmas cottage
Inspired by the twinkling, light-covered houses that line Melbourne’s streets at Christmas time, Arts Centre Melbourne has commissioned Christian Wagstaff to create Deck the Houses, a free pop-up artwork.
Great Dane forms relationship with Country Road
Country Road will be featuring Great Dane’s multi-award winning String System in three of its flagship stores over the SS 13/14.