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Where Will You Be In Five Years?
Business
Thursday June 13 2019

Where Will You Be In Five Years?

As an architect, creator, designer where will you be in five-years’ time?

Architects Lay Down Challenge to Morrison
Business
Thursday May 23 2019

Architects Lay Down Challenge to Morrison

A leading architecture body has challenged the re-elected Morrison Government to prioritise important reforms concerning the built environment.

Construction Salaries Remain Stuck
Business
Wednesday May 22 2019

Construction Salaries Remain Stuck

Despite the construction boom, large pay increases for built environment professionals throughout Australia remain hard to come by.

Indoor Air Quality – The Science and the Low Hanging Fruit
Green
Wednesday May 8 2019

Indoor Air Quality – The Science and the Low Hanging Fruit

In school, we learnt the role trees and plants have in producing the oxygen we breathe.

Australia Must Have an Embodied Energy Policy
Green
Thursday May 2 2019

Australia Must Have an Embodied Energy Policy

Amid increasing world awareness that impacts of climate change present a clear and present danger to our future generations, the debate about what measures Australia can...

Who’s Afraid of the Freaky Ghost?
Business
Wednesday April 24 2019

Who’s Afraid of the Freaky Ghost?

It seems that in every building or construction project there are hidden items that end up costing someone on the project more than they had planned.

AIA Calls for National Architecture Policy in Federal Election
Business
Thursday April 18 2019

AIA Calls for National Architecture Policy in Federal Election

A leading industry body has called on the next government to adopt a national policy for architecture, saying that such a policy would help to to...

Biophilic Design is Good Design, Everything Else is Worthless
Architecture
Wednesday April 10 2019

Biophilic Design is Good Design, Everything Else is Worthless

There’s been increasing chatter around the concept of biophilic design lately and while it’s great to hear, I wonder if we are all-talk, no action. Think...

‘Resale’ Drives Boring Home Design
Residential
Friday April 5 2019

‘Resale’ Drives Boring Home Design

Back around the 1950s, an era of innovation was unleashed as the design of many new homes in Australia broke away from the restrictions of a...

Commercial
May 31 2019
Designs Unveiled for Melbourne CBD’s Largest Timber Building

The designs for what is claimed will be the largest timber building in Melbourne’s CBD have been unveiled.

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Public
Apr 8 2019
Architects Hail Fed Square Protection

The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Chapter warmly welcomes Heritage Victoria’s decision regarding Federation Square which recognises, values and upholds the significance of this iconic site.

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Business
Feb 14 2019
ACA Gest a New Leader

One of Australia’s leading architecture bodies has appointed its first chief executive officer as it seeks to build its voice within the architecture profession, extend its...

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Business
Jan 16 2019
Australian Institute of Architects Welcomes New CEO

The Australian Institute of Architects has today announced the appointment of Julia Cambage to the position of Chief Executive Officer for the architecture profession’s peak body.

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Public
6 Nov, 2018
Library Design for the Digital Age

In days gone by, much of the role and function of public libraries throughout Australia involved reading and borrowing hard copy books.

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Business
31 Oct, 2018
Architects Must Overcome Engineering Detail Challenge

For many architects in Australia, a core part of their roles involves the ability to think, dream and create.

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Public
14 Sep, 2018
MIT-style University Set for Sydney's West

A Sydney version of famed US technology university the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is bound for the multi-billion dollar city being built alongside the new...

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Public
14 Sep, 2018
NT:Designs Wanted for Desert Bike Adventure

The Northern Territory government has invited tenders to design and build a $12 million bicycle trail and luxury camps along the new path in Central Australia.

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Business
8 Aug, 2018
US Congress Approves Funding for Architecture Education

The labor shortage currently plaguing the American construction industry might see relief in coming years.

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