Rem Koolhaas to direct 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale
After months of rumours, Rem Koolhaas has been announced as Director of the 14th Venice Architecture Biennale.
Australian firms listed in 2013 World Architecture top 100
A handful of large, high-profile architecture practices from Australia have been included in the ‘top 100′ survey of architecture firms across the globe.
Unexpected City: 2013 Funding
Unexpected City aims to enliven Adelaide by inviting applications for a share of $100,000 in grants to create pop-up arts projects all over the city.
Renew Newcastle calls for proposals
Urban renewal initiative Renew Newcastle is now calling for proposals for projects to take place in otherwise empty spaces in Newcastle’s CBD.
HASSELL to design Sydney light rail
In a significant change to Sydney’s public transport landscape, the NSW Government announced last month that HASSELL will design a light rail system for the city.
Henley Square Urban Design Competition, SA
The City of Charles Sturt has announced a design competition due to launch in January, seeking compelling design proposals to reinvigorate South Australia’s Henley Square and the surrounding precinct.
Architects Without Frontiers invite EOIs, Uganda
Architects without Frontiers are inviting expressions of interest to provide pro-bono services for the design of a new HIV Centre in southern Uganda.
Gold Coast cultural precinct design competition announced
An international competition will be launched next year, giving entrants the opportunity to produce a winning design for the Gold Coast’s up-and-coming cultural precinct.
Destination Sydney’s plans for SICEEP
Take a closer look at Destination Sydney’s recently revealed plans for the Sydney International Convention Exhibition and Entertainment Precinct (SICEEP).
HASSELL, OMA, Populous to redevelop Syd entertainment precinct
Destination Sydney led by Lend Lease with HASSELL, OMA and Populous has been unveiled as the winning consortium for the redevelopment of Sydney’s Entertainment Precinct.
Lucy McRae 2013 summer residency at Pin-up
Pin-up project space announce Amsterdam-based Australian ‘Body Architect’ Lucy McRae as their 2013 Summer Resident.
Renew Australia hits Melbourne’s Docklands
Following the success of the Renew Newcastle initiative, Renew Australia’s ‘Docklands Spaces’ project is giving creatives the opportunity to utilise otherwise empty spaces in Melbourne’s Docklands.
Vale Oscar Niemeyer, 1907–2012
Celebrated Brazilian architect and master of curves Oscar Niemeyer died on Thursday at the age of 104 – just one week before his 105th birthday.