Architecture Insights Christmas Reading List
Christmas is the ideal time to catch up on some reading. So we've prepared the inaugural Architecture Insights Christmas Reading List. We're sure you'll get your fix of fiction through Christmas presents and the pile of novels sitting by your bedside all year. So this list is intended to keep you sharp and give you the advantage in 2015.
A Plan for Growing Sydney
All cities need to plan for their future. Sydney's no different. Except that Sydney's growth is likely to outpace ost of Australia's mainland capital cities in coming years. So where is it right to grow, and why? In December, the NSW Government launched A Plan for Growing Sydney.
Compendium for the Civic Economy
What is the economics of localism - local community-level revitalisation? What does innovation in the city really mean? Not just the brick and buildings, but the soft innovation of how we work together. The Compendium for the Civic Economy is about 25 case studies on an emerging socially networked economy.
The Vision of the Danish Design 2020 Committee
What does a design policy look like for a country, or state? Denmark is one of those successful global economies that, while small, continue to prove resilient and innovative as it develops products and services that people want. What would a design vision for NSW look like for 2020 or beyond?
Designing Women, Architecture Isn’t Always An Equal Opportunity Profession
This article by Cathleen McGuigan, Editor in Chief of Architectural Record, discusses how in her opinion, architecture is still a tough profession for women