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?
The Opera House Project
A rich, multi-media digital documentary with over 24 hours of content including more than 70 stirring original interviews, archival video footage, audio, written and 3D documentation can be experienced from today.
Parlour: women, equity, architecture
PARLOUR: a space to speak – bringing together research, informed opinion and resources; generating debate and discussion; expanding the spaces for women in Australian architecture.
Forecasting demand for architecture
ACIF facilitates and supports an active dialogue between the key players in residential and non-residential building, and engineering construction, other industry groups, and government agencies.
Green Roofs Australasia
Website info on Green Roofs in Australia and the upcoming Sydney conference and about the key speakers who specialise in green roof achitecture, design and sustainability.
Australasian Legal Information Institute
Cases and legislation database of Australian Law. http://www.austlii.edu.au/
Land and Environment Court
The Land and Environment Court of New South Wales is a specialist environmental and planning court with a wide jurisdiction responsible for interpreting and enforcing environmental law in the state ...
Object Gallery at St Margarets in Surry Hills presents innovative exhibitions of new design from Australia and overseas. +61 2 9361 4511 88 George Street The Rocks 2000Mon - Sun ...
Museum of Sydney
The Museum of Sydney is on the site of Australia's first Government House, built in 1788 as a home and office for the colony's Governor, Arthur Phillip. The museum forecourt, ...