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Time for drawing: Bundanon 17-20 July

  • July 17, 2015 - July 20, 2015
  • 6 p.m. - 2 p.m.
  • 533 Bundanon Rd, Illaroo NSW 2540
  • $770 students and ex-students and early bird by 22 May

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain artists once we grow up - Pablo Picasso Your chance to indulge in 4 days of drawing, moving and living at 'Riversdale', the world renown architectural masterpiece of Glenn Murcutt and its magnificent river valley setting. 17-20 July 2015. Limited places.


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?


Shadow Weave

  • Dec. 6, 2014
  • 2 p.m.
  • Western Plains Cultural Centre · 76 Wingewarra Street · Dubbo, NSW 2830 · Australia

Speaker: Caroline Edwards Assistant Curator Artist talk with Shadow Weave artists Sarah Breen Lovett Ona Janzen Jacqueline Spedding Kayo Yokoyama The cast of a shadow is a multi-dimensional phenomenon, eliciting various, distinct and interwoven experiences. Shadow Weave is a collaborative ...


Architecture on Show: Architecture and Money

  • Oct. 25, 2014
  • 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Surry Hills Library, 405 Crown Street, Surry Hills 2010
  • Bookings Essential, Free Event

Join Architect Carol Marra as she dissects both the design and building processes with a focus on money; how it influences the inception of a project, its outcome and its longevity. Presented with the Australian Institute of Architects NSW.


Sydney Architecture Festival 2014

  • Nov. 1, 2014 - Nov. 10, 2014
  • Various locations accross Sydney

The 2014 Festival theme "Connections - The Making of a Great City" invites participation in events across the city. The Festival offers international and local insights into the city’s built environment with a packed program of architecture talks, exhibitions, panel discussions, films,children’s activities, open day events and guided tours.

Learning from London

Helen Lochhead, @helenlochhead    

Managing urban growth and housing affordability, inclusion and economic vitality is an enormous challenge in major cities around the world. Essential to getting it right is understanding what is needed to temper the relentless juggernaut of growth with our competing desires for a better city for everyone that also sustains the inherent attributes of the places we value.


Let's get #architecture trending slideshow

For World Architecture Day this year, we asked some prominent Sydneysiders to help us celebrate the value and diversity of architecture in words and pictures ...

Sustaining Sydney

Prof Ken Maher    

Sydney is at an interesting time in its evolution, with many major urban regeneration projects now under way. Significant and ambitious plans are under preparation to shape key government land holdings through Urban Growth NSW, including the strategically important Bays Precinct. These projects have the potential to transform our city for better or worse. Making the right decisions now is critical to the city as a whole.


Let's get #architecture trending

Sydney is the first global city to wake up to World Architecture Day on Monday, 6 October. But we're not alone. We think we can start a global campaign to get #architecture trending. Some Sydney identities have given us a kick start.... Please download the attached PDF for more information.