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New podcast features budding Australian architects

23 Jun, 2017
The New Architects Podcast (NAP) is an endeavour from New Architects Melbourne (NAM), a volunteer-based group which, since 2011, has been curating informal architectural events in Melbourne. Their purpose across all that they do is to provide a...

Francis Kéré’s Serpentine Pavilion opens

21 Jun, 2017
Diébédo Francis Kéré, the award-winning architect from Gando, Burkina Faso, has designed the Serpentine Pavilion 2017, responding to the brief with a bold, innovative structure that brings his characteristic sense of light and life to the lawns...

OMA’s 2017 MPavilion design has been revealed

20 Jun, 2017
The Naomi Milgrom Foundation has revealed the design of the 2017 MPavilion by Rem Koolhaas and David Gianotten of international practice Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA). Taking its cues from the ancient ampitheatre, MPavilion 2017...

2017 Australian Interior Design Awards announced

19 Jun, 2017
An ambitious, sculptural and dramatic residence has taken out the Premier Award at the 2017 Australian Interior Design Awards. With inventive workspaces, distinguished public exhibits and state-of-the-art facilities amongst the awarded projects, the...

Open House Melbourne announces 2017 Program

18 Jun, 2017
The annual Open House Melbourne Weekend 2017 Program was launched on June 15 at the RMIT New Academic Street precinct, celebrating the organisation’s 10th Anniversary. On Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 July, over 200 buildings around Melbourne...

Game changing plan for zero household waste

16 Jun, 2017
A bold new City of Sydney plan to ‘Leave Nothing to Waste’ will introduce nation leading new residential waste collection streams to increase recycling and set a path to zero waste. Lord Mayor Clover Moore said the game changing plan would...