207 items tagged “museumsandgalleries”

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exhibitions

Raymond McGrath: Modern Master

  • Aug. 28, 2014 - Oct. 24, 2014
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 148 City Road
Faculty of Architecture Design and Planning
Wilkinson Building, The University of Sydney NSW 2006
  • Free

The exhibition highlights McGrath’s illustrious career, giving a visual narrative to several of his seminal architectural works.

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EXHIBITION OPENING - Raymond McGrath: Modern Master

  • Aug. 28, 2014
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 148 City Road Faculty of Architecture Design and Planning Wilkinson Building, The University of Sydney NSW 2006
  • Free, RSVP required

Australian Ambassador to Ireland, Her Excellency Dr Ruth Adler, will be opening the Raymond McGrath: Modern Master exhibition at Tin Sheds.

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Tomahawk // Archer Breakspear: Poly

  • Aug. 20, 2014 - Oct. 4, 2014
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, 16 - 20 Goodhope St, Paddington, NSW
  • Free

As basic shelter, Poly blurs the boundaries between industrial design and architecture, demonstrating the potential of digital prefabrication to efficiently produce many structures from a single material stockpile using a single machine.

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talks

Design Excellence 2014 - Cultural Precinct Planning – Connecting Sydney's Cultural Jigsaw

  • Sept. 2, 2014
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Lower Town Hall, Sydney Town Hall 483 George Street (entry via Druitt Street)
  • Free

Over the next decade, Sydney’s leading cultural institutions will be undertaking ambitious capital development programs that will redefine their physical connection to the city. How do we make the most of this opportunity to re-energise our city, improve visitors’ experiences and better connect our cultural assets?

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Hot Modernism: Building modern Queensland 1945–75

  • July 9, 2014 - Oct. 12, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • State Library of Queensland, Stanley Pl, South Brisbane, Brisbane, Qld, 4101, Australia

The exhibition explores the history and stories behind the state’s mid-century architecture.

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film

The Competition by Ángel Borrego Cubero

  • July 31, 2014
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Old Geology Lecture Theatre, Edgeworth David Building, Science Road, University of Sydney
  • Free

A candid documentary charting the fortunes of five of the world's leading design giants, Jean Nouvel, Frank Gehry, Dominique Perrault, Zaha Hadid and Norman Foster, striving to present a winning design in an international design competition for the National Museum of Andorra.

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exhibitions

Envisioning Historical Place

  • July 3, 2014 - Aug. 22, 2014
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Tin Sheds Gallery, Wilkinson Building, The University of Sydney, Camperdown
  • Free

A new exhibition at the University of Sydney’s Tin Sheds Gallery showcases the pioneering conservation and preservation work carried out by Tongji University in Shanghai, including several of China’s World Heritage Sites, over the past decade.

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talks

Shaun Gladwell and Rafaël Rozendaal: In Conversation

  • June 2, 2014
  • 9 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Vivid Ideas Exchange, Level 6, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia
  • $18 Booking fees apply

In this event, two celebrated contemporary artists, who each have broken new ground in their different mediums, interview each other about what it takes to take their work to the world.

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festivals

Gamma World - MCA Original Facade

  • May 23, 2014 - June 9, 2014
  • 6 p.m.
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Australia
  • FREE

The MCA building morphs into an interactive and dynamic performance space, coming to life, changing its appearance, and even seeming to change its structure at times through the use of isometric designs, old school gaming, pop up 3D books and forced perspective.

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talks

If These Walls Colud Talk at Hyde Park Barracks Museum

  • Aug. 17, 2014
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Hyde Park Barracks Museum Queens Square, Macquarie Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • General $20, Concession/Members $15

Explore the marks and details left behind by the former occupants of our fascinating places.

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If These Walls Could Talk at Susannah Place Museum

  • Aug. 3, 2014
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Susannah Place Museum 58–64 Gloucester Street, The Rocks, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • General $20, Concession/Members $15

Explore the marks and details left behind by the former occupants of our fascinating places.

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talks

If These Walls Could Talk at Justice and Police Museum

  • July 27, 2014
  • 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Justice & Police Museum Corner Albert and Philip Streets, Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • General $20, Concession/Members $15

Explore the marks and details left behind by the former occupants of our fascinating places.

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talks

Protecting Iconic Houses

  • Aug. 17, 2014
  • 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney Cnr Phillip and Bridge Streets, Sydney, NSW 2000

With Sydney’s real estate at an ever-increasing premium and the process of listing heritage homes becoming more difficult, the future of many iconic Australian houses is under serious threat.

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workshop

MCA - Sundown Sketch Club

  • April 3, 2014 - Dec. 5, 2014
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 140 George Street The Rocks, Sydney, Australia
  • General: $40 Members: $35; Concession: $35

Pushing the envelope of what we might understand still life to be – this meeting explores when textures, shapes and surfaces are mixed when an object is flipped and arrangements shift.

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exhibitions

Christian Boltanski: Chance

  • Jan. 9, 2014 - March 23, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Carriageworks, 245 Wilson Street, Corner of Codrington Street Eveleigh 2042
  • Free

Responding to the architecture and scale of Carriageworks this immense and complex installation allows you to witness lives unfold, following the rhythm of births and deaths across the globe.

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exhibitions

Rural Habitat

  • Nov. 1, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014
  • 8 a.m. - noon
  • Customs House, 31 Alfred Street, Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW 2000
  • Free

The ‘Rural Habitat’ project celebrates cultural inheritance and respects the way of life of rural Mexicans. It seeks to improve their lives through constructive and culturally sensitive means, by encouraging rather than imposing ideas.

podcasts

ABC by Design - The conversation: Max Delaney

Design and architecture may seem to be under represented in art galleries but an exhibition opening soon at the National Gallery of Victoria is set to straighten the record about ...

symposium

Inside Out: The Dynamics of New Museum Architecture on Display

  • Nov. 19, 2013 - Nov. 20, 2013
  • EG02 (E-Block), College of Fine Arts, Corner of Greens Road & Oxford Street, Paddington
  • See website for price

A debate on the impact that architecturally significant art museums have on curatorial agendas, exhibition projects and audience engagement.

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festivals

SAF13 - Beaux Arts Ball

  • Nov. 7, 2013
  • 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, Level 1, 500 Harris St, Ultimo
  • $15 adults, $12 Powerhouse Member and concession

Celebrate architecture with a Beaux Arts Ball inspired party. Deck yourself out in your favourite building and revel in all things architectural!

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exhibitions

Andrew Burns: Crescent House

  • March 22, 2013 - Nov. 1, 2013
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 16 - 20 Goodhope Street, Paddington NSW 2021
  • FREE

The inaugural project in Fugitive Structures, a series of four annual invitation-only competitions aimed at emerging and mid-career architects who are asked to design a small-scale temporary pavilion for SCAF’s Zen garden.

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Olafur Eliasson: The cubic structural evolution project

  • Aug. 23, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 16 - 20 Goodhope Street, Paddington NSW 2021
  • FREE

A participatory art work in which viewers contribute to the construction of a Lego world. It is a work in which Eliasson encourages a very direct level of engagement. Viewers are able to actively guide their experience of the work as it organically takes shape over the duration of its installation.

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competitions and awards

SAF13 - 2013 National Architecture Awards

  • Nov. 7, 2013
  • 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.
  • Studio, Sydney Opera House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • Ticketed, booking required

This years awards evening will be held at the Sydney Opera House as part of its 40th Birthday celebrations.

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exhibitions

DesigNation

  • June 14, 2013 - Sept. 18, 2013
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Object: Australian Design Centre 417 Bourke Street Surry Hills NSW 2010
  • FREE

Object Gallery has teamed up with international engineering and design firm ARUP to transform the inside of their gallery into a space where you can engage with design.

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talks

Tuesday @ Tusculum: UNESCO World Heritage Attuarif site in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  • March 26, 2013
  • 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Non Member $10 , Student Non Member $5, Institute Member FREE

A presentation by Tasman Storey principal of Tropman and Tropman on the progress of a restoration project in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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Lacoste + Stevenson book launch

  • March 14, 2013
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • The Bartley Clubroom, Reg Bartley Oval Grandstand, Waratah Crescent, Rushcutters Bay Park
  • Free

With design by renowned creative studio Toko and contributions from French and Australian critics, the book unpacks the conceptual approach that has led to the practice’s award-winning designs.

competitions and awards

2013 NSW Architecture Awards

  • Dec. 12, 2012 - Feb. 28, 2013
  • Online
  • $515

Entries close 28 February!

competitions and awards

Dulux Colour Awards 2013

  • Nov. 1, 2012 - Feb. 8, 2013
  • Online
  • Free

Entries close on February 8! If you have not yet entered, this is your chance to be recognised for your inspiring use of colour in design.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Mar. 13

  • March 13, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Mar. 6

  • March 6, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Mar. 3

  • March 3, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Feb. 27

  • Feb. 27, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Feb 20

  • Feb. 20, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Feb. 17

  • Feb. 17, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Feb. 13

  • Feb. 13, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Feb. 6

  • Feb. 6, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Feb 3

  • Feb. 3, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Jan. 30

  • Jan. 30, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Jan 27

  • Jan. 27, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Jan. 23

  • Jan. 23, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Jan. 16

  • Jan. 16, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Jan. 10

  • Jan. 10, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Jan. 6

  • Jan. 6, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Jan. 2

  • Jan. 2, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Mar. 20

  • March 20, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Mar. 27

  • March 27, 2013
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Dec. 29

  • Dec. 29, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW3 - Harbourings - Dec. 22

  • Dec. 22, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Dec. 18

  • Dec. 18, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Dec. 12

  • Dec. 12, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Dec. 9

  • Dec. 9, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

blogs

Decorating The Duck

When the world is proliferated by sign and communication, is a billboard architecture or is architecture a billboard?

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talks

SAF12 Talk - A look at the Museum of Contemporary Art

  • Nov. 1, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, 140 George Street, Sydney
  • Free but booking required

7 months after the opening and over 500,000 visitors later, a discussion on how the new building works for visitors, artists and Museum staff.

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tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Nov. 21

  • Nov. 21, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

daytime
tours

SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Nov. 7

  • Nov. 7, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Nov. 14

  • Nov. 14, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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tours

SAW2 - Utzon - Oct. 14

  • Oct. 14, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

daytime
tours

SAW3 - Harbourings - Nov. 17

  • Nov. 17, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW3 - Harbourings - Oct. 7

  • Oct. 7, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW3 - Harbourings - Sept. 8

  • Sept. 8, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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tours

SAW3 - Harbourings - Nov. 28

  • Nov. 28, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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exhibitions

Exhibition: Sybil Curtis, 'Cylinders, Cones and Spheres'

  • Sept. 11, 2012 - Sept. 29, 2012
  • 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Brenda May Gallery, 2 Danks Street, Waterloo NSW 2017
  • Free

"Among the artists I most admire is Cézanne...I have found real structures that are in fact made from these simple geometric shapes." Sybil Curtis, 2011

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talks

Tuesday @ Tusculum : 2012 Houses Awards: The stories behind awarded designs

  • Aug. 28, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Non Member $10 | Student Non Member $5| Institute Member Free

The Australia House competition, organized by the Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial in Japan, drew 154 entries from a vast array of practitioners and students from Japan, Australia and beyond.

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SAF12 Tour - Art, Place and Landscape

  • Oct. 28, 2012
  • 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, Bridge St, Sydney
  • $35/$25 concession

This tour examines the city through its evolving attitude to the design of it's public domain and the elements that they contain; art, architecture and landscape.

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exhibitions

SAF12 Exhibition - The Third Landscape

  • Oct. 24, 2012 - Nov. 17, 2012
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 148 City Rd, Darlington
  • Free, no bookings

The Third Landscape exhibition and public program will explore the changing urban landscape, in particular Sydney and its current condition.

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SAF12 Exhibition - Hypersurface Architecture

  • Oct. 24, 2012 - Nov. 4, 2012
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Customs House, 31 Alfred St, Sydney
  • Free, no bookings

The mid 1990s saw various projects where the architects, underpinned by a theoretical discourse called Hypersurface Architecture, worked towards combining 3D static space with 2D dynamic images.

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture: Anthony Burke and Gerard Reinmuth, the plasticity of practice

  • Aug. 8, 2012
  • 6 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • FREE

Creative Directors of the Australian exhibit at the 13th Venice International Architecture Biennale will discuss the opening essay of the exhibition catalogue Formations: the plasticity of practice.

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Women: Take on Design Talk Series - Talk 3 by Heather Whitely-Robertson

  • Aug. 1, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Object Gallery, 417 Bourke Street Surry Hills, New South Wales 2010, AU
  • Public $35 / AAA Members $25 / Students & Seniors $30

Women: Take on Design promises to be a fascinating insight into some of the current thinking about design, with the emphasis on celebrating the unique contributions that women make to design.

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Hiroshige’s Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido

  • July 13, 2012 - Aug. 9, 2012
  • 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 2 Chifley Square, Sydney
  • FREE

Don't miss this incredibly rare opportunity to see one of Hiroshige's most outstanding ukiyo-e (woodblock print) series, the complete set of the 'Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido'.

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NSW Architecture Award Winners on display

  • July 3, 2012 - July 27, 2012
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • FREE- Mon to Fri 10am to 5pm

An exhibition of NSW awarded projects including this year's Sir John Sulman Medal for Public Architecture - BVN Architecture's new addition to the Ravenswood School for Girls (Gordon).

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GROUNDBREAKER At Object: Australian Design Centre

  • June 27, 2012 - Aug. 17, 2012
  • 6 a.m.
  • 415 Bourke Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010
  • FREE

This winter, Object is undergoing an experiment! Along with our friends at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), we are transforming our space into an interactive design lab.

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Vivid Sydney Festival

  • May 25, 2012 - June 11, 2012
  • Sydney
  • Varies

Sydney has once again been transformed into a spectacular canvas of light, music and ideas as Vivid Sydney takes over the city after dark. On now until 11 June 2012.

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Make-Space for Architecture | Open Conversation - MCA

  • May 3, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • L5 Architecture Studios, Building 6 702 Harris St, Ultimo.
  • Free

A panel of architects & writers will participate in this open discussion on the manner in which both the profession & the community "consume / critique" architecture in Sydney.

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Huihai Xie - Dialogue

  • April 10, 2012 - May 5, 2012
  • 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 181 Old South Head Road, Bondi Junction NSW 2022
  • Free

An exhibition at Art Atrium by the 2006 & 2003 Archibald Prize Finalist Huihai Xie. The exhibition will be officially launched by Professor Philip Cox AO on Saturday 14 April 2.30–4.30pm.

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Architects in Conversation at Art Atrium - Richard Goodwin & David Holm

  • April 1, 2012
  • 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 181 Old South Head Road, Bondi Junction NSW 2022
  • Free

Join Goodwin & Holm as they discuss the inspiration behind their works & the different ways they utilize drawings & sketches at work & at play.

Making the City from inside out

Matt Chan    

The most pleasant surprise for me, is discovering that the collective appetite for a different experience of the city is alive and well. People want a city that is altogether less predictable, that allows space for personal expression by actively engaging individuals in the creative process, and is less bound by the usual rules of social behaviour.

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SAW2 - Utzon - Sept. 16

  • Sept. 16, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • April 8, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 25, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • April 15, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Oct. 3

  • Oct. 3, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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2012 Utzon Lecture Series - Professor Richard Johnson

  • Oct. 24, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • UNSW Kensington Campus
  • FREE

Built Environment 2012 Utzon Lecture Series Built Environment's Utzon Lecture Series was officially launched in 2010 by Jan Utzon, former UNSW student and son of the renowned Danish architect Jørn Utzon. Held on a regular basis at the UNSW's Kensington ...

exhibitions

WOHA. Breathing Architecture. Exhibition

  • Dec. 2, 2011 - April 29, 2012
  • Deutsches Architekturmuseum, Frankfurt, Germany

Share in WOHA's excitement as they exhibit their broad array of works at the acclaimed Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM)! Running from 2 December 2011 - 29 April 2012, their first monographic exhibition will feature concepts of open structures which embrace aspects ...

teaching and learning

Building Connections

Building Connections is a multi layered resource aimed at supporting the teaching of architecture units as part of the Visual Arts Syllabus Stage 6.

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UK Field Tour - 13th-18th May 2012

  • May 13, 2012 - May 18, 2012
  • 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • London
  • From AUD$3,680 per person Twin Share - single and double occupancy rates available (see website)

Exclusive access to a range of prominent and iconic wood construction buildings and the people who were involved. This tour attracts UP TO 20 CPD POINTS!!

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tours

UK Field Tour - 13th-18th May 2012

  • May 13, 2012 - May 18, 2012
  • 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • London
  • From AUD$3,680 per person Twin Share - single and double occupancy rates available (see website)

Exclusive access to a range of prominent and iconic wood construction buildings and the people who were involved. This tour attracts UP TO 20 CPD POINTS!!

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SAW3 - Harbourings - Feb. 19

  • Feb. 19, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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SAW3 - Harbourings - Jan. 22

  • Jan. 22, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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SAW3 - Harbourings - Jan. 8

  • Jan. 8, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Feb. 16

  • Feb. 16, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Feb. 1

  • Feb. 1, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Jan. 18

  • Jan. 18, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Jan. 11

  • Jan. 11, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25.Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW..

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney - Dec. 21

  • Dec. 21, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide.

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes.

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SAW2 - Utzon - Feb. 8

  • Feb. 8, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon - Dec 18

  • Dec. 18, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

podcasts

Conversation with Julia Peyton-Jones, Serpentine Gallery

London's Serpentine Gallery puts experimental architecture on display each year through its Serpentine Pavilion project, a temporary structure that showcases the ideas of some of our most challenging and interesting ...

heritage

Maitland Regional Art Gallery

Paul Berkemeier Architect in association with Barry McGregor & Associates

The redeveloped Gallery is the cornerstone of the planned re-emergence of Maitland's High Street as its civic core. Read more about this project by Paul Berkemeier Architect.

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Building the Museum of Contemporary Art for the Future

  • Oct. 26, 2011
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle Campus, Balmain Road, Rozelle
  • Free, booking required

Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Elizabeth Ann Macgregor and architect Sam Marshall from Architect Marshall discuss the extension and renovation of the Museum of Contemporary Art which is currently underway. They will explore the planning process, previous attempts ...

festivals

2011 Sydney Architecture Festival

  • Oct. 20, 2011 - Oct. 31, 2011
  • Sydney
  • Varies

Architecture comes alive for the annual Sydney Architecture Festival! Mark the dates in your diary!

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exhibitions

Japanese Design Today 100

  • July 29, 2011 - Sept. 16, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Level 1, Chifley Plaza, 2 Chifley Square, Sydney
  • FREE, bookings essential for talk

See the evolution of Japanese design through everyday products, shedding light on the inner workings of Japanese urban culture. The Japan Foundation Sydney presents its latest exhibition, Japanese Design Today 100, introducing a wide selection of familiar items produced during ...

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WEITwinkel Photography Exhibition

  • July 6, 2011 - July 30, 2011
  • 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Yuga Cafe Gallery, 172 St. Johns Road, Glebe NSW 2037
  • FREE

Weitwinkel means "wide-angle" - Hartmut's favourite lens for landscape-photography, but WEITwinkel also describes the variety in Hartmut's work. After moving from Hamburg to Sydney in early 2010, the German photographer started to capture the beauty of well-known as well as ...

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Oikodome: Building Architects

  • July 2, 2011 - July 18, 2011
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 500 Harris St, Ultimo
  • Included with Museum admission

An authentic design experience guaranteed to delight the child who likes to build stuff. On during the July school Holidays at the Powerhouse Museum.

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Architectural Science for Kids

  • July 5, 2011 - July 14, 2011
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 500 Harris St, Ultimo
  • $60 child, $50 Powerhouse member child,

Children will create architectural structures from paper tubes, undertake scientific tests and construct a Geodesic Dome!

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Sydney Design 2011

  • July 30, 2011 - Aug. 14, 2011
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 500 Harris St, Ultimo
  • Visit website for details

An annual event produced by the Powerhouse Museum in association with more than 60 cultural institutions, organisations and individuals. The program includes exhibitions, workshops, master classes, talks, installations and tours...

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2011 Sydney Architecture Festival Launch

  • Aug. 4, 2011
  • Sydney College of the Arts, Balmain Road, Rozelle

Launch of 2011 Sydney Architecture Festival at Sydney College of the Arts coinciding with the launch "Neues Bauen International 1927/2002" For more information on Bauhaus and Beyond go to www.goethe.de/Australia or http://sydney.edu.au/sca/. Visit the 2011 Sydney Architecture Festival website for ...

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exhibitions

Sydney Diaries: Urban Constructs Photographic Exhibition

  • July 1, 2011 - July 18, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Pine Street Creative Arts Centre Gallery, 64 Pine Street, Chippendale NSW 2008
  • FREE

Three Sydney based artists each interpret the urban landscape of the city they call home. The images depict the city environment as seen through three distinct photographic styles.

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture: Transforming Tate Modern, Ben Duckworth, Herzog & de Meuron

  • June 15, 2011
  • 6 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • FREE

A public lecture on the extension & expansion of the world’s most visited museum of modern art, Tate Modern.

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The Housing Project Exhibition

  • July 20, 2011 - Aug. 27, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • The Compund Interest: Centre for The Applied Arts, 15-25 Keele Street, Collingwood, Melbourne
  • Free

An exhibition and installation engaging with issues of urban design, density and housing that will open at Pin-up Architecture & Design Project space as part of the State of Design Festival.

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The First Show @ Pin-up Architecture & Design Project Space

  • April 1, 2011 - April 30, 2011
  • noon - 7 p.m.
  • The Compund Interest: Centre for The Applied Arts, 15-25 Keele Street, Collingwood, Melbourne
  • Free

Melbourne's leading creative studios reflect on their work - past and present - to encapsulate a 'Design Moment' or 'Big Idea' that continues to underpin their practice today. The result is a diverse and dynamic set of responses that communicate ...

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'on the road...' exhibition

  • April 17, 2011 - May 8, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 4 a.m.
  • The Priory Gallery, 67 Priory Lane, Bingie NSW 2537
  • Free

An exhibition by Peter Freeman, architect and artist, whose sketches span a period of 45 years, and trace a journey through countries and a travelling life.

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Built for the bush: the green architecture of rural Australia

  • April 2, 2011 - May 12, 2011
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • The Liverpool Regional Museum, corner of the Hume Highway and Congressional Drive, Liverpool

Explores the energy efficient features of Australia’s 19th century country homes and the reappearance of many of these traditional practices in contemporary green architecture.

commercial

City North Substation

Architects Johannsen + Associates and Kann Finch Group

The design seeks to maintain the client’s corporate objective that the substation does not seek or compete for attention, but is however consistent with the intention to provide a substation expressive of its function on a prime CBD site.

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Sybil Curtis - Inside Outside

  • Feb. 15, 2011 - March 12, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Brenda May Gallery, 2 Danks Street, Waterloo NSW 2017
  • FREE

The internal dark spaces of the industrial buildings on Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour & agriculture structures illuminated by strong sunlight are the sources for this body of work.

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San Cristóbal de La Laguna, World Heritage City

  • March 2, 2011 - April 27, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 9 a.m.
  • 22-24 City Road, Chippendale, NSW 2008
  • FREE

The city of San Cristóbal de La Laguna was founded between 1496 and 1497 in Tenerife Island by Alonso Fernández de Lugo, in the plains of Aguere.

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Art + Architecture 11

  • Feb. 10, 2011 - Feb. 26, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 82-84 George Street Redfern, Sydney 2016
  • FREE

Art + Architecture 11 Home - Real And Ideal 19 Artists From Boutwell Draper Gallery + 19 Sydney Architects

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SAW3 - Harbourings

  • Jan. 30, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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SAW3 - Harbourings

  • March 27, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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SAW3 - Harbourings

  • Feb. 13, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

Getting beyond the post–card view of the city and its two shimmering icons, SAW 3 reveals the city at her rawest and most spectacular, her most self–conscious and most corrupt.

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walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • March 30, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

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walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • March 23, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • March 16, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

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walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • March 9, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

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walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • March 2, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Feb. 23, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Feb. 16, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Feb. 9, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Feb. 2, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes

daytime
walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 26, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 19, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 12, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

daytime
walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • March 5, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Jan. 4, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free mini-city guide from SAW.

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Feb. 19, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

daytime
walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Feb. 12, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Feb. 5, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Jan. 29, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

‘Utzon’ is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.

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exhibitions

Richard Goodwin: Between a Slum and a Hard Place

  • Nov. 30, 2010 - Dec. 18, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • 15 Roylston Street Paddington NSW 2021
  • free

Exhibition on now at Australian Galleries - Roylston Street: Richard Goodwin - Between a Slum and a Hard Place

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INDEX 2010 - UTS Architecture Exhibition

  • Dec. 3, 2010 - Dec. 6, 2010
  • 2 p.m.
  • 50 Kensington St, Chippendale
  • FREE

INDEX 2010 is the annual curated review of student work from the School of Architecture at the University of Technology, held in venues along Kensington St, Chippendale.

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The Art of Participatory Design

  • Nov. 30, 2010 - Dec. 10, 2010
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Faculty of Design Architecture and Building, University of Technology Sydney
  • Free

PDC 2010 poses the challenge of participation; it asks us to consider how we conceptualise, critque and work with participation, and how we engage meaningfully with people, places and situations.

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exhibitions

Archipelago: Graduate Exhibition 2010

  • Nov. 26, 2010 - Dec. 3, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 148 City Road, Darlington, 2006
  • This is a free event

Students from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning are holding its annual Graduation Exhibition, this year called Archipelago, from 26th of November to the 3rd of December.

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DUOSCOPE

  • Nov. 18, 2010 - Nov. 30, 2010
  • 6 p.m.
  • 281 Clarence Street, Sydney CBD, NSW 2000
  • FREE

Duoscope is an installation created by photographic works and an Expanded Architecture installation accompanied by a soundscape composed especially for the installation by L.A sound artist Greg Reeves.

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SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Nov. 24, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes; projects that respond to the culture, history and environment of Sydney and not just imported formulaic codes. As ...

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Nov. 17, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes; projects that respond to the culture, history and environment of Sydney and not just imported formulaic codes. As ...

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Nov. 10, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes; projects that respond to the culture, history and environment of Sydney and not just imported formulaic codes. As ...

daytime
walks

SAW1 - The City, Sydney

  • Jan. 26, 2011
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

This walking tour trespasses joyfully across disciplines and genres, seeking out the architecture and public art that materialises contemporary conditions and attitudes; projects that respond to the culture, history and environment of Sydney and not just imported formulaic codes. As ...

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walks

SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 27, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 20, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 13, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Nov. 6, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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SAW2 - Utzon

  • Oct. 30, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

'Utzon' is at once an in-depth and textured portrait of enigmatic Danish architect Jørn Utzon, as well as the story of the 20th centuries most ambitious architectural project.Discussing the sources of the young architect's deepest inspiration, his working methods and ...

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SAW3 - Harbourings

  • Nov. 28, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney. cnr Bridge and Phillip Streets, Sydney
  • Adults $35, Concession $25. Ticket includes free entry in the Museum of Sydney

Join us on this stroll around Sydney's spectacular harbour edge, from Circular Quay, through the city's great depository of memory, The Rocks, up Observatory Hill to Walsh Bay. The route is diverse, spectacular and full of surprising recent projects as ...

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exhibitions

Open Agenda Exhibition

  • Oct. 19, 2010 - Jan. 30, 2011
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 31 Alfred St Circular Quay 2000
  • Free, no bookings

Open Agenda: Speculative Architecture and Design ResearchCustoms House exhibition opening as part of Sydney Architecture Festival, October 2010 Open Agenda is an annual competition initiated in 2010 by the School of Architecture at the University of Technology, Sydney aimed at ...

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talks

TNL: Zwischenraume/In-Between Spaces

  • Oct. 14, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, 148 City Road, Darlington, The University of Sydney
  • Free

Robococo: Petra Gemeinboeck, UNSW and Rob Saunders, FADPIntroduction: Andy Dong, FADPAbout the talkThe installation Zwischenräume embeds a group of autonomous robots into the walls of a gallery. They punch holes through the walls to inspect what's outside, signal each other, ...

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festivals

SAF 2010 - Architecture Film Day at the State Library

  • Oct. 20, 2010 - Nov. 3, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • State Library of New South Wales, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • FREE

From the extensive collection of documentaries held by the State Library of New South Wales, enjoy a day of Architecture Films featuring: Taringa 4068 ... traces the shape of a life and death in an Australian suburb through several generations ...

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SAF 2010 - Open Agenda Exhibition

  • Oct. 20, 2010 - Oct. 31, 2010
  • 8 a.m.
  • Customs House, Sydney
  • FREE

An initiative of the School of Architecture at UTS, Open Agenda is an annual competition aimed at supporting the development of a new generation of experimental designers in Australian Architecture. Open to recent architecture graduates, Open Agenda is focused on ...

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SAF 2010 - The Shape of Things to Come - Sydney in 2030

  • Oct. 20, 2010 - Nov. 30, 2010
  • 8 a.m.
  • Customs House, Sydney
  • FREE

The year is 2030. The architecture students of 2010 are now the established practitioners of today. Key planning, transportation, environmental and cultural changes have been implemented. The metro carriages are due for replacement, Central Park's tri-generation plant is operational, the ...

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SAF 2010 - Boomburbs: Andrew Merry

  • Oct. 16, 2010 - Feb. 13, 2011
  • 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, Cnr Bridge & Philip Streets, Sydney
  • Adult $10 Child/Concession $5 | Family $20 | Members free

One of the biggest challenges facing Sydney is housing its growing population, predicted to rise from 4.5 million to 6 million by 2036. The dream of home ownership is strongly desired, if increasingly unobtainable for many. Over 200,000 new homes ...

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SAF 2010 - Painting The Rocks

  • Aug. 7, 2010 - Nov. 28, 2010
  • 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, Cnr Bridge & Philip Streets, Sydney
  • Adult $10 Child/Concession $5 | Family $20 | Members free

Against the backdrop of slum clearances, wharf rebuilding and debates about working-class living conditions, a group of artists set out to capture 'Old Sydney' before it disappeared in the city's transition to a modern metropolis. The first decades of the ...

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SAF 2010 - NOW + WHEN Australian Urbanism

  • Oct. 20, 2010
  • 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street, Ultimo
  • Free with Museum entry ($10 adult/$6 concession/Powerhouse members free)

Australia at the Venice Biennale Richard Goodwin, Richard Goodwin Architects and Russell Fortmeyer, Arup The twelfth Venice Architecture Biennale, opening late August, is the major international exhibition for 2010. The Australian Pavillion will exhibit Designs for Australia's Cities 2050+ A ...

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exhibitions

From Form To Formless Curated by Patrick Keane

  • Sept. 16, 2010 - Oct. 17, 2010
  • 8 a.m.
  • The Red Room, Ground Floor Customs House Sydney
  • Free

FROM FORM TO FORMLESS exploring non linear spaces over five decades, Customs House - exhibits, reviews and celebrates an unlocked undercurrent in Australian architecture. Curated by Patrick Keane for Customs House Sydney, the exhibition focuses specifically on projects demonstrating innovative ...

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talks

POSTPONED: Zwischenräume/In-Between Spaces

  • Sept. 16, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 148 City Road, Darlington, The University of Sydney
  • Free

The installation Zwischenräume embeds a group of autonomous robots into the walls of a gallery. They punch holes through the walls to inspect what's outside, signal each other, and conspire. In this talk the speakers will present their latest work, ...

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exhibitions

UTS DAB Lab Gallery: Interior Urbanism / Portman Space

  • Sept. 8, 2010 - Oct. 1, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway 2007

INTERIOR URBANISMPORTMAN SPACEBy Charles Rice & Alina McConnochie Opening Wednesday September 8, 6 - 8pm Charles Rice and Alina McConnochie's exhibition 'Interior Urbanism / Portman Space' opens at DAB LAB on Wednesday 8 September. The show explores the work of ...

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festivals

2010 Sydney Architecture Festival

  • Oct. 20, 2010 - Nov. 7, 2010
  • 6 a.m.
  • Sydney
  • Varies

The 4th Sydney Architecture Festival invites residents to engage with the built environment with an event program that will feature an informative and entertaining program of architectural talks, exhibitions, films, outdoor architecture installations, boat, bicycle and walking tours, and children's ...

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competitions and awards

Advertisements for Architecture 2010: Call For Entries

  • Sept. 20, 2010
  • 5 p.m.
  • Surry Hills Library and Community Centre
  • Professional Registration: $50, Student Registration: $25

Call for Entries: On an international stage the global financial crisis and the current economic instability in Europe is shaping the built environment for future generations. While here in Australia, housing affordability, environmental sustainability and the development of regional and ...

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exhibitions

Pencil Frenzy

  • Oct. 2, 2010 - Oct. 10, 2010
  • 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Object Gallery, 417 Bourke St, Surry Hills
  • Free.

Claire McCaughan & Felicity Gartelmann of Sam Crawford Architects are installing Much Lead at Object Gallery in October and they need your pencils! Much Lead is inspired by the old school pencil and they are looking for designers, artists, makers, ...

blogs

Japan Architecture Tours Blog

Architect Robert Day conducts guided architecture tours of Japan. Visit the Japan Architecture Tours blog to find out that latest about his next tour in October 2010 and to view ...

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exhibitions

Metamorphoses Exhibition

  • Aug. 5, 2010 - Aug. 28, 2010
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 148 City Road, Darlington, 2006
  • This is a free event

Metamorphoses adopts Ovid's classic mythic tales of transformation as a vehicle for creative architectural speculation. Ovid's original epic narrative traces provocative events of metamorphosis, whether from human to animal such as The Transformation of Arachne into a Spider, or into ...

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New Ideas

  • July 28, 2010 - Aug. 8, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Government House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • Exhibition: FREE Design Forum: General $35, Concession and HHT members $30, Students $20

New Ideas is an exhibition of new media works exploring the history of Government House, Sydney and the themes of heritage conservation and historic interiors. Artists from School of Media Arts, UNSW and d/Lux/ MediaArts have created site specific artworks ...

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talks

Carlo Scarpa and the Italian Museum

  • July 20, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, Corner of Bridge and Phillip Streets Sydney
  • FREE

a lecture by Arch. Alba Di Lieto dedicated to the Architect Carlo Scarpa Carlo Scarpa (Venice, 1906 - Sendai Japan, 1978) was one of the main protagonists of 20th century European architecture. This lecture will focus on the work method ...

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Concert Hall Acoustics by Dr Leo Beranek

  • Aug. 19, 2010
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Cnr Bridge and Macquarie Streets
  • Free, RSVP essential

About the lecture: Dr Beranek will briefly cover the history of Western music and concert halls, the background to the physical determination of the behaviour of sound in rooms, the principal acoustical attributes of concert halls as well as look ...

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conferences

HotHouse: Cultural Ecology and Sustainable Urban Environments

  • July 27, 2010 - July 28, 2010
  • 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Sydney Opera House, Utzon Room, Bennelong Point, Sydney NSW 2000
  • Full $185 / Concession $130 for 2 days

HotHouse brings together designers, artists, curators, creative thinkers, academics, philosophers, urban planners, architects and users of city space in a quest to develop inspiring models for sustainable urban transformation. The objective of HotHouse is to cultivate a new cultural ecology ...

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exhibitions

Abundant Australia – Highlights from the 11th Venice Architecture Biennale

  • July 1, 2010 - July 24, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 44 Parkes Pl, Parkes, Canberra, ACT
  • FREE

Following the phenomenal success at the 11th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice 2008, models from the Abundant Australia Exhibition will be showing at the Gallery of Australian Design (GAD) www.gad.org.au in partnership with the Australian Institute of Architects. The Abundant ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Un-extruding the Tower

David Ostinga 2006 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Architect Category. In the course of the 20th century the tower quickly became focused on a narrow band of innovation, that ...

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Out of the Vaults - Modern architectural drawings and plans

  • June 3, 2010
  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • $25 (includes drinks and canapes)

On the first Thursday of the month, enjoy an intimate viewing of some of our most iconic and intriguing itmes. In the exclusive Sir William Dixson Research Library, rare items from the Library's world-renowned collection are taken out of the ...

podcasts

Australia goes to Shanghai

When the Australian national pavilion opens its doors at Expo 2010 in Shanghai next month, the cost of its construction and infrastructure will be more than $80 million. By Design ...

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Architecture's golden team

Last week Australia's most prestigious architecture prize - the Australian Institute of Architects Gold Medal - was awarded for the first time to a husband and wife team. The team ...

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tours

Architecture of Faith: Chinese Sydney

  • April 24, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Museum of Sydney, Corner Phillip and Bridge Streets, Sydney, NSW 2000

The 'Joss' Houses of Sydney and The Secret Revolutionary Societies of China The Yiu Ming Temple in Retreat Street Botany and the Sze Yup Temple in Glebe have served the Chinese communities of Sydney for close to a century. Both ...

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Theatre Machine - a design revolution stirs

Joshua Prince-Ramus is one of the new generation of architects making their way in the world, a commentator on our changing world and an architect putting that commentary into action ...

continuing professional development

AAA Black Talk 5 - Jean Nouvel

  • Aug. 30, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • sydney
  • $159.95

This is an oline event: Jean Nouvel heads an international architectural practice, yet his architecture is sensitive and poetic and speaks to the subtlety of each specific site. In this Australian Architectural Association Black Talk 5, Nouvel describes his architectural ...

continuing professional development

Vertical Green - Inevitable Gestures in Modern Cities: Vladimir Sitta

  • Sept. 30, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • Sydney
  • $59.95

This is an online event: The design philosophy of landscape architect Vladimir Sitta, from design group Room 4.1.3, is based on the premise that the Earth's surface is a non-renewable resource. Cities should be self-sustaining. They should restore the natural ...

continuing professional development

AAA Black Series presents: Ricardo Legorreta

  • Sept. 30, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • Sydney
  • $129.95

This is an online course: Recorded live at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music in October 2005, this presentation is the third in the Australian Architectural Association Black Series of invited guest presentations. Internationally acclaimed architect, Ricardo Legorreta begins with a ...

continuing professional development

Three memorials - Peter Tonkin

  • Aug. 30, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • Sydney
  • $59.95

This is an online event: Recorded live in the offices of Tonkin Zulaika Greer, Peter Tonkin describes the intricate process of the design of meaningful commemorative artworks. He presents three well-known memorials, designed by his firm, TZG. All three commissions ...

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tours

ITALY BY DESIGN

  • Sept. 27, 2010 - Oct. 10, 2010
  • noon - 10 a.m.
  • Milan
  • POA

In September/October 2010 Kate St James, FDIA is again escorting a tour for architects, interior designers and design industry professionals to Italy and you are invited as one of a select group to join us. The style capital of the ...

talks

AAA Black Talk - Elias Torres

  • Aug. 30, 2010 - Dec. 31, 2010
  • Sydney
  • $159.95

This is an online event: Elias Torres has made his mark in Spain, particularly in public works, for thirty years. In this Australian Architectural Association Black Talk 4 he exhibits an array of his works, from a series of private ...

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2010 Parramatta Lecture Series - ‘Lachlan Macquarie’s Public Works’

  • March 20, 2010
  • 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Northcott Conference and Function Centre, 1 Fennell St, North Parramatta
  • Members $10, Non-members $15

In the bicentennial year of Lachlan Macquarie's governorship, The Friends of Old Government House will present a series of lectures on life in NSW during the Macquarie years 1810-1821. Set against world and local events of 1815-16, Ralph Hawkins will ...

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exhibitions

10 In 10 - The Urban Islands Exhibition

  • Feb. 11, 2010 - March 6, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 82 - 84 George Street Redfern Sydney NSW 2016

Architecture10 In 10 - The Urban Islands Exhibition Exhibition dates : 11 February - 6 March 2010Opening: Thursday 11 February 6-8pm 10 in 10 is to feature the 9 international guests who've come to Sydney since 2006 to lead the ...

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Greenway and Macquarie

  • Feb. 20, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - noon
  • The Mint, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • Adults $30 Conc/Member $25

A walking tour exploring the buildings of Francis Greenway, discussing aspects of his work and his career as Governor Macquarie's Civil Architect. The tour visits a wing of the 'Rum' Hospital (1811-1816, now The Mint), Hyde Park Barracks (1817), St ...

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festivals

Sydney Design 2010

  • July 31, 2010 - Aug. 15, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris St, Ultimo
  • Sydney Design pass $20

SYDNEY DESIGN 2010 tell us a story Sydney Design 2010 (SD10) will host one if its most dynamic programs in 14 years with a city-wide program of more than 70 events and activities supported by an engaging theme 'tell us ...

podcasts

Library Design

Close your eyes and conjure up an image of a library. Rows upon rows of dusty books. Presenting your order card to a matronly-looking librarian in a cardigan behind a ...

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New Queensland State Library

Timothy Hill, from Brisbane-based award winning architecture firm Donovan Hill, talks about his firm's design for the new Queensland State Library. The Libary opens to the public at 10am Saturday ...

podcasts

Queensland's Modern Art Gallery

The opportunity to design a modern art gallery is a rare and priviliged brief. By Design takes you inside the gallery on the eve of its opening with the architects ...

podcasts

Architecture and death: Elizabeth Farrelly

Architecture critic Elizabeth Farrelly in conversation -- her fourth in the series -- with Alan Saunders about the way we design 'death' in our contemporary culture. Why are our modern ...

podcasts

Trends and Products: Jewish Museums

There is a global trend in building Jewish museums but why now? Is it something to do with a change in Jewish identity self-understanding or is it simply that all ...

podcasts

Exhibiting architecture

We've spoken before about whether Australia should have a museum dedicated to architecture. Well, the Gallery of Australian Design, which opened quietly in Canberra earlier this year, is trying to ...

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New National Portrait Gallery in Canberra wins AIA top Award

And now to Canberra and a trip around the National Portrait Gallery, which this week won the Australian Institute of Architects national award for pubic architecture. By Design first spoke ...

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Object Gallery

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 ...

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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, ...

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D*Hub

D'Hub is a project of the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney, originally funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC), with the University of Technology Sydney and University of Western Sydney. D'Hub ...

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Powerhouse Museum

The Powerhouse Museum, part of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, presents exhibitions and programs based on the ideas and technologies that have changed our world, and the stories ...

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Historic Houses Trust

The Historic Houses Trust is a statutory authority within Communities NSW. It is one of the largest state museums in Australia and is entrusted with the care of key historic ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Development of architecture in Central and Eastern Europe after the dissolution of the communist bloc.

Ksenia Totoeva 2006 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Student Category . This paper is the result of an investigative study of the development of recent architecture in Central and ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

In search for Walter Gropius: Total theatre

Sarah Hearne 2003 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Student Category. This paper is the result of an investigative study into recent theatre architecture in Europe compared with Walter Gropius. ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Lithuanian Architecture

Gintas Fraser 2000 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Student Category. This paper is the result of an investigative study into Lithuanian architecure throughout history. Lithuanian architecture through the ages ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Quasiperiodic Tilings

Andrew Willes 2007 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Student Category. This paper is the result of an investigative study architectural tilings in Persia. Quasiperiodic Tilings There are a diverse ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

The CONTAINER or the CONTAINED: a public institution, a cultural identity, a room for art

Alisa Pigram 2002 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Student Category. This paper is the result of an investigative study into the evolution of the museum as a public institution, ...

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

Drawing on drawing in architectural education

David Holm 2003 Recipient - Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Architect Category. This paper is the result of an investigative study into secular and non-secular Italian architecture to explore and encourage ...

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Built for the Bush: green architecture for rural Australia

  • April 10, 2010 - July 18, 2010
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Museum of the Riverina, Cnr Baylis & Morrow Street, Wagga Wagga
  • Free

Built for the Bush explores some of the energy efficient features of Australia's 19th century country homes and the reappearance of many of these traditional practices in contemporary green architecture. For Australia's rural settlers the creation of simple, energy efficient ...