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2015 Victorian Architecture Award Winners

28 Jun, 2015

Melbourne, Australia – Victoria’s top architecture firms came together to recognise the state’s best, at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2015 Victorian Architecture Awards Friday night June 26th. Named Awards, Awards and Commendations were awarded in 12 categories representing a range of architecture from residential to public design, in addition…

Designs inspired by nature win at the Queensland Architecture Awards

27 Jun, 2015

The winners of the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2015 Queensland State Architecture Awards have been announced in Brisbane tonight. The jury has awarded 52 accolades to 43 projects across all categories, with the educational category in its debut year recording an excellent outcome with seven projects honoured. See below for…

Vivid 2015

26 Jun, 2015

Over 90 talented designers have been selected to exhibit their work at Melbourne’s premier design event, VIVID (Vibrant Vision in Design). Australia’s longest running design competition is instrumental in unearthing the next generation of design talent, and will return to Decor + Design at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre…

World Architecture Festival Awards

24 Jun, 2015

The Westmead Millennium Institute has been shortlisted in the prestigious World Architecture (WAF) Festival Awards.  This follows being shortlisted in the locally prestigious Australian Institute of Architects Awards NSW that will be announced on 2 July. Australia, leads the number of projects on the list followed by the UK and…

Call for entries: Incinerator Art Award

23 Jun, 2015

The annual Incinerator Art Award and Exhibition: Art for Social Change is now open for entries. A total non-acquisitive prize pool of $14,000 is on offer. The categories are $10,000 for Incinerator Art Award, $3,000 Vision for Social Change Award and the $1,000 People’s Choice Award. Entries are open to…

Voting opens for Victoria’s best in building design

18 Jun, 2015

Think you have an eye for exceptional building design? The Building Designers Association of Victoria (BDAV) is calling on Victorians to choose their favourite design project in the 20th BDAV Building Design Awards. The BDAV’s People’s Choice Award showcases projects nominated in the prestigious BDAV Building Design Awards, celebrating Victoria’s…

Call for Entry – Australian Timber Design Awards 2015

12 Jun, 2015

Don’t miss out get your entry in now! Only 2 weeks to go until entries close on 26th June for the 2015 awards The Australian Timber Design Awards are now in their 16th year and are a national competition to promote and encourage outstanding timber design and use in the…

New speaker announced for Student Architecture Congress

12 Jun, 2015

The creative team behind the Australasian Student Architecture Congress – PEOPLE has announced an exciting addition to the speaker line up and the details for the hotly anticipated workshops. Takaharu Tezuka from Japan will join the already impressive list of international and local speakers presenting at the Congress in Melbourne,…

Australian Furniture Design Award: Finalists

10 Jun, 2015

JamFactory and Stylecraft are thrilled to announce six outstanding finalists have been selected for the inaugural Australian Furniture Design Award. The judges reviewed 150 entries from all around Australia, including some from eligible Australian designers in Europe and the UK – all hoping to win the $20,000 cash prize and…