WOHA and Liminal Architecture to Design Performing Arts Building in Tasmania

16:00 - 19 October, 2015
WOHA and Liminal Architecture to Design Performing Arts Building in Tasmania  , Creative Industries and Performing Arts Development. Image Courtesy of Liminal Architecture
Creative Industries and Performing Arts Development. Image Courtesy of Liminal Architecture

Liminal Architecture is partnering with WOHA and Arup Acoustics and Theatre on a new cultural and performance development for the University of Tasmania. Planned for the corner of Campbell and Collins Streets in Hobart, the building will envelope the existing Theater Royal and create a backdrop to the historic Hedberg Garage.

So far only one image of the schematic design has been released, revealing a porous structure that will, as the architect's describe, "evoke a sense of the activities happening within."

Tectonic Poetry: A Photographic Exhibition

18:00 - 16 October, 2015
Tectonic Poetry: A Photographic Exhibition, The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. Federation Square - photo Bob Munro
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. Federation Square - photo Bob Munro

From photographer Bob Munro comes a new project called Tectonic Poetry. Resulting from an ongoing interest in urban scenes, architecture and the built environment, it focuses on the architectural surrounds of Melbourne’s Federation Square Atrium.

Call for Submissions: CityLife Project

10:30 - 16 October, 2015
Call for Submissions: CityLife Project, The CityLife Project research competition
The CityLife Project research competition

The Urban Development Institute of Australia NSW office wants to create more affordable, connected and livable cities and it wants your help. The CityLife Project competition presents the opportunity for three organisations or research teams to partner with the UDIA NSW on research projects in exchange for cash and promotional opportunities worth up to $145,000 AUD each.

Stepping House / Bower Architecture

17:00 - 14 October, 2015
Stepping House / Bower Architecture, © Shannon McGrath
© Shannon McGrath
  • Architects

  • Location

    Caulfield VIC 3162, Australia
  • Design Team

    Jade Vidal, Chema Bould, Anna Dutton, Ben Shields
  • Area

    520.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

© Shannon McGrath © Shannon McGrath © Shannon McGrath © Shannon McGrath +21

New House / Grant Maggs Architects

17:00 - 12 October, 2015
New House / Grant Maggs Architects, © Folded Bird Photo
© Folded Bird Photo

© Folded Bird Photo © Folded Bird Photo © Folded Bird Photo © Folded Bird Photo +14

2015 Restaurant & Bar Design Award Winners Announced

07:00 - 6 October, 2015
2015 Restaurant & Bar Design Award Winners Announced, The Jane; Belgium / Studio Piet Boon. Image Courtesy of The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards
The Jane; Belgium / Studio Piet Boon. Image Courtesy of The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards

The winners of the seventh annual Restaurant & Bar Design Awards—the only awards in the world dedicated to the design of food and beverage spaces—have been announced in London. Out of over 860 entries from the United Kingdom and 70 other countries, 36 designs were awarded, with two grand prize winners.

The winners of the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards are:

Hudson Parade House / Corben Architects

17:00 - 5 October, 2015
Hudson Parade House  / Corben Architects, © Richard Glover
© Richard Glover

© Richard Glover © Richard Glover © Richard Glover © Richard Glover +24

Amanda Levete's MPavilion Opens in Melbourne

16:00 - 5 October, 2015
Amanda Levete's MPavilion Opens in Melbourne , © John Gollings
© John Gollings

AL_A has completed Melbourne's second annual MPavilion. The temporary installation, initiated by Naomi Milgrom Foundation, was unveiled today in Queen Victoria Gardens. For the next four months, the public is welcome to populate the artificial "forest canopy," whose translucent petals were developed using aerospace technology to demonstrate how an ultra-lightweight structure that can "sit lightly on the landscape and gently respond to the climate." "Each petal is fitted with LED lights that are activated by the sunset to give a light performance synchronized with music," says the organizers. 

Constable House / T+AA

20:00 - 3 October, 2015
Constable House / T+AA, © John Gollings
© John Gollings
  • Architects

  • Location

    Red Hill ACT 2603, Australia
  • Architect in Charge

    Townsend + Associates Architects
  • Design Architect

    Bruce Townsend
  • Project Architect

    Alessandro Rossi
  • Draftsperson

    Zlatko Nemet
  • Area

    153.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

© John Gollings © John Gollings © John Gollings © John Gollings +18

The Clarence Reardon Centre / GHD Woodhead

20:00 - 1 October, 2015
The Clarence Reardon Centre / GHD Woodhead, © Shannon McGrath
© Shannon McGrath

© Shannon McGrath © Shannon McGrath © Shannon McGrath © Shannon McGrath +25

UNSW Presents its Annual Graduation Exhibition: Uncharted Paradigms

19:30 - 1 October, 2015
 UNSW Presents its Annual Graduation Exhibition: Uncharted Paradigms

UNSW Master of Architecture presents its annual Graduation Exhibition, 'UNCHARTED PARADIGMS'. Uncharted Paradigms provides a comprehensive insight into the various possible approaches to architectural design.

The wide range of projects seeks to examine the anticipated present and future states of the built environment, coupled with a critical examination of the role which architecture plays in the shaping of space and urban fabric.

Equestrian Buildings / Seth Stein Architects + Watson Architecture+Design

20:00 - 30 September, 2015
Equestrian Buildings / Seth Stein Architects + Watson Architecture+Design, © Lisbeth Grosmann
© Lisbeth Grosmann

© Lisbeth Grosmann © Lisbeth Grosmann © Lisbeth Grosmann © Lisbeth Grosmann +16

Middle Park House / Mitsuori Architects

17:00 - 29 September, 2015
Middle Park House / Mitsuori Architects, © Michael Kai Photography
© Michael Kai Photography

© Michael Kai Photography © Michael Kai Photography © Michael Kai Photography © Michael Kai Photography +10

Armandale House 1 / Mitsuori Architects

20:00 - 24 September, 2015
Armandale House 1 / Mitsuori Architects, © Michael Kai Photography
© Michael Kai Photography

© Michael Kai Photography © Michael Kai Photography © Michael Kai Photography © Michael Kai Photography +14

PRC Embassy Pool Enclosure / Townsend + Associates Architects

17:00 - 23 September, 2015
PRC Embassy Pool Enclosure / Townsend + Associates Architects, © John Gollings
© John Gollings

© John Gollings © John Gollings © John Gollings © John Gollings +15

2016 Glenn Murcutt Master Class

18:30 - 22 September, 2015
2016 Glenn Murcutt Master Class, © Nic Walker, Australian Financial Review, Fairfax Media
© Nic Walker, Australian Financial Review, Fairfax Media

The Glenn Murcutt Architecture Master Class (GMMC) in Australia has become a major annual event on the international architecture calendar. Started in 2001, architects and senior students from over 75 nations around the world have now travelled to Australia to participate in the two-week residential studio based program. Students will have the opportunity to work with four tutors - all Gold Medallists of the Australian Institute of Architects: Glenn Murcutt (1992), Richard Leplastrier (1999), Brit Andresen (first female recipient 2002) and Peter Stutchbury (2015). 

Brighton East Interior / Dan Gayfer Design

17:00 - 18 September, 2015
Brighton East Interior / Dan Gayfer Design, Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design
Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design
  • Architects

  • Location

    Brighton East VIC 3187, Australia
  • Area

    42.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design

Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design Courtesy of Dan Gayfer Design +14

Makan Place / PNEUARCH

17:00 - 17 September, 2015
Makan Place / PNEUARCH, © Jack Lovel
© Jack Lovel
  • Architects

  • Location

    Werribee St, Werribee VIC 3030, Australia
  • Design Team

    Nelson Lee, Thomas Khoo, Arfann Ali, Kate Chew, Joe Ng
  • Area

    300.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

© Jack Lovel © Jack Lovel © Jack Lovel © Jack Lovel +23