Dead Malls Converted into New Urban Centres

The conversion of shopping malls and strip malls into miniature downtown areas by advocates of the New Urbanism is changing the face of suburban America.



Computational Design: Buildings Designed and Built By Robots

Computational methods which balance the reciprocities of form, material, structural and environment, and integrate...

Published on 09 September 2014
Urban Planning
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Big Dreams for Small Spaces

“Melbourne's tiny flats would be illegal in other cities,” a recent headline in The...

Published on 04 September 2014
Urban Planning
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Melbourne to Add a New Jewel to its Crown

The Victorian Coalition government has issued a call for Expressions of Interest to develop...

Published on 05 September 2014
Brisbane Towers

Will Height Limits Stop Huge Brisbane Towers?

Building height limits could derail newly announced plans to build three futuristic towers in...

Published on 04 September 2014

Industry Briefs


Shortlist Announced for the 2014 National Architecture ...

The Australian Institute of Architects’ National Jury has revealed their shortlist for the ...

Published on 17 September 2014

NSW Government Opens Fund to Create Livable Communities

Minister for Ageing John Ajaka and Minister for Local Government Paul Toole today launched...

Published on 17 September 2014

Melbourne Design Firm Takes Out Shaw Contract Group Glo...

Franics-Jones Morehan Thorp’s Melton Library and Learning Hub has been named a Shaw Contract...

Published on 11 September 2014

Tropfix to Connect Australian and Indonesian Architects

A new collaboration between Australia and Indonesia will explore the challenges and responses of...

Published on 10 September 2014