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This year’s most popular news stories are an eclectic bunch, ranging across subjects as diverse as the announcement that Peter Cook will be designing the new Bond University School of Architecture with Brit Andresen, to the latest battle between Matt Blatt and Herman Miller over the legality of replica furniture.
The long awaited ‘homecoming’ of Kerry Hill with the opening of his State Theatre Centre in Perth drew plenty of interest, as did the announcement of plans for an encore performance with the Perth Library. The title of biggest story of the year, however, belongs to the opening announcement for the Museum of Old and New Art, the only project in fact to feature in both our top features and top news lists in 2011. You can find ADR’s 10 biggest new stories of 2011 below, in order of popularity.
‘Stripped’ by Greg Natale produces the same carbon footprint in its entire lifetime that you create in just 40 hours. ‘Stripped’ pays tribute to the work of minimalist architects Claudio Silvestrin and John Pawson.