SmartGeometry Sydney Workshop
In the lead up to the SmartGeometry conference in Barcelona, Dominik Holzer reports on the recent parametric design workshop.
$2.65 million urban planning reform for South Australia
Institute says funding for design-led urban planning and government architect in Adelaide signals end of ‘ad hoc’ planning.
JPW to join design team for Sydneys Barangaroo development
Johnson Pilton Walker and Peter Walker & Partners Landscape Architecture to landscape Headland Park as part of the $6 billion Barangaroo development.
Renewable energy expert to join City of Sydney
Green energy pioneer and former head of the London Climate Change Agency, Allan Jones MBE, is set to transform Sydney into a low carbon city.
Prefab student housing made from shipping containers
Australia’s largest building made from shipping containers opens at Canberra’s Australian National University.
Protest group to challenge Barangaroo proposal
NIMBY action group to oppose Lend Leases $6 billion proposal, designed by Richard Rogers.
Design residency in Italy offered to Australian designers
Space Furniture and Italian design brand Edra announce two-month design residency program for Australian designers.
Creative Director for State of Design Festival announced
Lou Weis appointed Creative Director for Victorias 2010 State of Design Festival.
Plans for Marysville community hub released
Plans for community hub unveiled as urban planning and environmental experts warn of the dangers of resettling in high-risk bushfire areas.
Australian Design Museum Exhibition
This new furniture and graphic design exhibition in Sydney unites the museum space and the design store in a celebration of Australian design.
New School of Architecture for Bond University
Bond University to introduce School of Architecture focusing on ecologically and socially sustainable design.
Melbourne Future Wheel: tram depot in the sky
A futuristic reuse concept for Melbournes ill-fated Southern Star Observation Wheel sees it transformed into a transport hub for flying trams.
Architecture for animals: HASSELLs Giant Panda enclosure
HASSELLs bespoke 3,000sqm Giant Panda enclosure at Adelaide Zoo reinterprets Chinese architecture and landscape design.