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Victorian Architecture Awards 2020 winners

11 Jul, 2020

The 2020 Victorian Architecture Awards winners have been announced, showcasing the best architecture in the state. Revivals of heritage projects featured heavily in the winners’ list as well as those that offer excellent design outcomes to the public. Across 15 categories, 63 awards were given including named awards, architecture awards…

Queensland Architecture Awards 2020 winners

10 Jul, 2020

The Australian Institute of Architects’ Queensland Architecture Awards have been announced via a virtual presentation. The jury, made up of renowned architects and academics from across the state, awarded more than 20 projects across 14 categories including residential, commercial, sustainable architecture and urban design. Jury Chair, and Director of COX…

Fiona Lynch Office’s Future Archive curates sustainable solutions

8 Jul, 2020

Future Archive is an open, environmentally-responsible resource of sustainable materials, products, processes and ideas compiled/co–created collaboratively with the design community and made accessible by Australian interior designer, Fiona Lynch Office at fionalynch.com.au/futurearchive. We asked Fiona a few questions about the project and creating a better world through collaboration. What inspired…

The Design Files + Laminex Design Awards 2020 sustainability shortlist

8 Jul, 2020

Entries for The Design Files + Laminex Design Awards 2020 closed on Friday, May 15th. 500 entries were received across 10 varied categories. After weeks of deliberation in consultation with 25 esteemed judges, the finalists have been announced. From the awards program, the ‘Sustainable Design or Initiative’ category, supported by…

Plastic Free July 2020

6 Jul, 2020

To mark its 10-year anniversary, the Plastic Free July challenge is calling on Australians to choose to refuse single-use plastic in a bid to help exceed last year’s worldwide efforts and hit the global target of one billion kilos of waste avoidance. The Plastic Free July challenge helps millions of…

2020 New South Wales Architecture Awards winners

6 Jul, 2020

Winners of the 2020 New South Wales Architecture Awards have been announced, with a number of architect collaborations recognised amongst the top projects. In celebration of the state’s best architecture, a total of 41 awards, comprising named awards and architecture awards, and 32 commendations, were presented across 13 categories. Held…

SA Architecture Awards 2020 state winners

3 Jul, 2020

This year’s South Australian Architecture Awards recognised projects that have a considerable impact on the communities they serve and demonstrate generosity toward the broader public. Part of a national awards program run by the Australian Institute of Architects, the presentation was held virtually for the first time this year via…

Differing Perspectives by Jordan Leeflang and Calum Hurley

2 Jul, 2020

Responding to photographs of metropolitan Japan, Calum Hurley and Jordan Leeflang have created sculptural objects and pieces of furniture inspired by six different photographs. Each image – captured by Hurley in 2017 – was chosen to show the country’s unique architectural forms and urban landscape. The images display a strong…