2012 Australian Interior Design Awards
Victorian projects prove strongest at the DIA’s 2012 Australian Interior Design Awards.
Street art collection up for auction
Over 500 pieces of local and international street art from the collection of renowned artist and curator Andy Mac goes up for sale through Melbourne auction house Leonard Joel.
2012 New Zealand architecture awards
Twenty projects recognised at the New Zealand Institute of Architects’ annual architecture awards.
Gold Coast and Northern Rivers AIA Awards
BVN Architecture and Paul Robertson Architects honoured at the Australian Institute of Architects’ Gold Coast and Northern Rivers Architecture Awards.
Iwanoff’s Marsala House for sale
Iwan Iwanoff’s celebrated Marsala House in Dianella, Perth goes on the market.
World Architecture Festival heads to Singapore
The World Architecture Festival moves to Asia to celebrate its fifth successive year, relocating from Barcelona to Singapore for the 2012 event.
Ban’s cardboard cathedral in Christchurch to go ahead
Shigeru Ban’s proposal for a ‘transitional’ cardboard cathedral in Christchurch is approved.
Vue de monde wins HA+D Hospitality Award
Elenberg Fraser’s Vue de monde in Melbourne is presented with an HA+D award for excellence in restaurant design.
Woods Bagot to design airport city in China
Woods Bagot wins international competition to design China Southern Airport City, a 400-hectare ‘concentrated city’ in Guangzhou.
7 Kinds of Happiness
Taking place in Sydney this May, this series of seven conversations with leading local and international design thinkers explores the relationship between emotion and design practice.
Open House Adelaide launches
Three churches, two car dealerships and a Robin Boyd house among the 48 buildings on the inaugural Open House Adelaide program launching in May.
DCM to design new Venice pavilion
Denton Corker Marshall appointed as architects for new Australian pavilion in Venice.
2012 Darling Downs Architecture Awards
Projects by Wilson Architects and QUT ‘Real Studio’ students share top honours at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2012 Darling Downs Architecture Awards.