Governor General Peter Cosgrove described Frank Gehry’s latest masterpiece as the ‘most beautiful squashed brown paper bag’ at its opening recently.

The University of Technology’s Dr Chau Chak Wing building is being hailed as a new architectural icon. Constructed from more than 320,000 hand-placed bricks and glass slabs, the building turns the traditional notion of ‘sandstone university’ on its head. While Gehry took his inspiration from Sydney’s colonial architecture, that’s where…