116 items tagged “teachingandlearning”

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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.

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[un]made – Masters of Architecture Exhibition

  • Nov. 28, 2014 - Nov. 29, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • The Rooftop 92 King Street, Newcastle

Newcastle’s often overlooked King Street carpark will be remade for one night in late November for [un]made, a one-of-a-kind public architecture show displaying student visions of the city.

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Aura - Graduate Exhibition University of Sydney

  • Dec. 4, 2014
  • 6 p.m.
  • The Wilkinson Building, 148 City Road, Darlington, NSW
  • Free

Opening Night 4th of December 6PM

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INDEX, UTS Architecture End of Year Show 2014

  • Nov. 27, 2014 - Nov. 30, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW 2007
  • Free

INDEX is about celebrating architecture in Sydney, join us to discuss the work of the year and our architectural futures. Public Opening, November 27th, 6pm-10pm.

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INDEX, UTS Architecture End of Year Show 2014

  • Nov. 27, 2014 - Nov. 30, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW 2007
  • Free

INDEX is about celebrating architecture in Sydney, join us to discuss the work of the year and our architectural futures. Public Opening, November 27th, 6pm-10pm.

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OPEN AGENDA 2014 Exhibition

  • Oct. 31, 2014 - Nov. 4, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Level 3 Central Event Space, Central Park Sydney, 28 Broadway, Chippendale

This year, the three selected projects take Open Agenda literally to extremes. Please come along and support the next generation in Australian Architecture.

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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.

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SAF14 - The Anganwadi Project

  • Nov. 10, 2014
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Free, no bookings

Angawadi Volunteers talk about the project at the launch of the exhibition which runs until 30th November. The Anganwadi Project (TAP) is a small Australian not-for-profit organisation designing and building pre-schools in Gujarat, India.

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SAF14 - The Anganwadi Project - Exhibition and opening talk

  • Nov. 1, 2014 - Nov. 30, 2014
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Free, no bookings

The Anganwadi Project (TAP) is a small Australian not-for-profit organisation designing and building pre-schools in Gujarat, India. It was founded in 2007 by two Australian design professionals, Jodie Fried & Jane Rothschild, who saw a need in the slums of Ahmedabad to improve existing pre-schools which were crude lean-to's with little or no light and ventilation. OPENING EVENT ON NOVEMBER 10 with Jane Rothschild and Caroline Kite

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ArchiCAREERS Day

  • Sept. 12, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Free, registration essential

Year 10-12 school students are invited to come along and meet the four schools of architecture – University of Newcastle, University of NSW, University of Sydney and University of Technology Sydney and Sydney TAFE.

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AIA 2015 NSW Mentor Survey

  • Sept. 2, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2014
  • Online

In 2015, the AIA' NSW Chapter will launch a formal mentoring program available to all members and non-members who are active participants of the architecture community.

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'Archiculture' Film Screening and Panel Discussion

  • Sept. 10, 2014
  • 6 p.m.
  • UTS, Building 6, L3, Room 56 702 Harris Street, Ultimo

In collaboration with UTS, the ARB is bringing 'Archiculture' to Sydney, a film that follows a group of enthusiastic architecture students through their final thesis projects. The film offers a unique glimpse into the creative world of studio-based design education.

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ArchiTOUR: Ravenswood School for Girls

  • Sept. 25, 2014
  • 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point 2011
  • $55 Member | $45 A+ member | $40 Graduate member | $30 SONA member | $75 Non-member | $40 Non-studen

This tour will thoroughly explore the project focusing on the urban, architectural and ecological ideas driving it

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Sustainability in Architecture: Module 3 - Residential part 2

  • Aug. 28, 2014
  • 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point 2011
  • $75 Member | $65 A+ member | $50 Graduate member | $40 SONA member | $110 Non-member | $50 Student n

Module 3 focuses on residential architecture and the role of "active" systems in particular, as these systems play out through a series of residential case studies in NSW.

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Robots, Fabrication & Design

  • Aug. 22, 2014 - Aug. 24, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 184 City Road, Darlington
  • FREE

Featuring over 100 prototypes, models, artworks and full-scale design projects created by Architecture, Design Computing, and Interaction Design and Electronic Arts students and staff at the University of Sydney.

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UTAS' Menzies Research Institute's call out for creative design concepts

  • Aug. 31, 2014
  • 11 a.m.
  • Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, Medical Science Precinc, 17 Liverpool St Hobart, TAS

In September 2014, Menzies will call for creative and design concepts for interpreting science health assessment activities in an engaging and creative way.

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UTAS' Menzies Research Institute's call out for creative design concepts

  • Aug. 31, 2014
  • 11 a.m.
  • Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, Medical Science Precinc, 17 Liverpool St Hobart, TAS

Invitation to cultural and creative industries At the Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, our aspiration is to contribute significantly to human health and wellbeing. We place particular emphasis upon research that takes advantage of Tasmania's unique population stability, its data stores ...

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2015 Leadership in Sustainability Prize

  • Aug. 1, 2014 - Sept. 4, 2014
  • Online

The prize recognises individuals and/or groups demonstrating exceptional leadership and an outstanding contribution to the advancement of sustainability of the built environment.

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2015 Dulux Study Tour

  • July 25, 2014 - Sept. 18, 2014
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Online

Providing a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity through an intensive visit for young architects – who are clearly intending to be leaders in our profession – to gain exposure to leading architectural practices and visit recent projects overseas. Entries close 18 Sept!

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NAWIC NSW: 2014 Awards for Excellence

  • Aug. 21, 2014
  • 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • The Star, 80 Pyrmont St, Pyrmont
  • $280 Individual Member, $300 Individual Non-Member, $3,000 Table of 10

The National Association of Women in Construction's NSW 2014 Awards for Excellence recognises and celebrates the achievements of women in the building and construction industry.

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Using 3D Printing in the Classroom

  • Aug. 19, 2014
  • 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street Ultimo NSW
  • Adult: $85 Members : $75

Break through the media spin and explore this evolving technology from the perspective of real industry and educational applications.

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Feral Experimental: New Design Thinking

  • July 18, 2014 - Aug. 30, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • UNSW Galleries, Corner Oxford Street & Greens Road Paddington NSW
  • Free

Explore state-of-the-art strategies for challenges such as extreme wildfires, energy conservation and the preservation of cultural heritage. Feral Experimental incorporates an exhibition, symposium, workshops and a series of public lectures.

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Urban Islands 2014

  • July 14, 2014 - July 26, 2014
  • Cockatoo Island, NSW, Australia

An independent cross-university program that brings renowned architectural practitioners from around the world to Sydney's Cockatoo Island. Through processes of inhabitation and insinuation, each studio will question the nature of place making in an increasingly mediated world.

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Graduate and Student Models exhibition

  • July 9, 2014 - Oct. 31, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point 2011
  • FREE

A must see models exhibition from this years' 2014 student and graduate Architecture awards winners, runners up and all the nominated works produced by the state’s top architecture students and graduates.

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Sydney TAFE Open Day

  • Aug. 30, 2014
  • 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • TAFE NSW – Sydney Institute, Harris Street, Ultimo, 2007
  • FREE

Prospective students are invited to come to the annual Sydney TAFE Institute-wide Open Day to find out why any one of our seven colleges at Enmore, Eora, Petersham, Randwick, St George, Sutherland and Ultimo is the best choice for courses ...

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Connecting Communities: Art in Western Sydney Parklands

  • May 23, 2014
  • 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Blacktown Arts Centre, 78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown
  • $60 (includes lunch, morning & afternoon tea)

This professional development day features presentation that looks at the ways that the Western Sydney Parklands can provide rich local resources for Visual Arts teachers in Western Sydney.

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Production Design Fundamentals with Metro Screen

  • June 14, 2014 - July 5, 2014
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Metro Screen, Paddington Town Hall Paddington 2021
  • Cost: $500 (Early Bird Discount book by 26 May and save $50 use code DESIGN)

This course is aimed to provide participants with an interest in production design with a thorough overview of the role of the Production Designer and the Art Department – how their work is achieved and how it contributes to the finished project.

Parables of the Modern: Augmented Australia 1914-2014

Creative Director, Augmented Australia    

If you can experience this history through digital reconstructions, then physical distance becomes even more irrelevant. Unbuilt projects become parables of parables: stories of incomplete stories that held hopes for a modern Australia. This is the aim of the eleven historical projects of Augmented Australia 1914-2014, the Australian exhibit at this year’s International Architecture Biennale in Venice.

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Tuesdays@Tusculum - Living Cities

  • April 29, 2014
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point 2011
  • Non Member $10|Student Non Member $5*| Insitute Member Free

Richard Goodwin explains the city using coral reefs as a typological model. Fundamental to this argument that a process of continuing transformation of existing structures within cities is more desirable than a modernist process that relies on “terrain vague.”

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in-practice – Swinburne Interior Design Grad Exhibition 2013

  • Nov. 27, 2013 - Dec. 1, 2013
  • noon - 5 p.m.
  • Level 1, 8 Martin Street, St Kilda, Victoria, 3182, Australia
  • Free

An exhibition presenting an insightful glance of Swinburne’s Interior Design students’ creative and professional approach to interior design, through the presentation of a comprehensive range of projects.

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'Third Space' UNSW Interior Architecture Grad Exhibition

  • Nov. 25, 2013 - Nov. 29, 2013
  • High St , Kensington , NSW, 2052, Australia
  • Free

The exhibition’s identity of “THIRD SPACE” was born from the objective of the graduating project to re-purpose one of Sydney’s iconic buildings, the Bondi Pavilion, into a space that collectively represents a community as well as fosters strong community ties.

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Save the date - INDEX 2013 - UTS Architecture End of Year Show

  • Nov. 28, 2013 - Dec. 1, 2013
  • 6 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 180 Burke Road, Alexandria
  • FREE!

The student production across all levels of the school will be showcased in turn of the century warehouse spaces in Mascot.

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MADE by the Opera House: a Multidisciplinary Australian Danish Exchange

  • Sept. 16, 2013 - Oct. 1, 2013
  • online

A new inaugural scholarship opportunity awarding 5 Australian & 5 Danish students AU$6,000 to attend a six-week program, collaborating on a multidisciplinary project in Denmark & Australia respectively.

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Applications Open for 2013 Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarships

  • July 9, 2013 - July 31, 2013
  • online

Applications close 31 July 2013! Up to 6 Scholarships of $15,000 will be awarded to graduates of an architecture programme in NSW to undertake a course of study, research or project.

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Intensive CPD workshop Sydney 9th March

  • March 9, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Design Studio, 50 Carrington Street, Sydney, 2000
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Intensive CPD workshop Newcastle 5th March

  • March 5, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • 2 Yangan Drive, Beresfield, NSW, 2322
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Intensive CPD workshop Brisbane 26th Feb

  • Feb. 26, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • 34 Goggs Road, Jindalee, QLD, 4074
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Intensive CPD workshop Sydney 20th Feb

  • Feb. 20, 2013
  • 2:45 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Kleenmaid Showroom, Level 2, Suite 3, 204 Botany Road, Alexandria, 2015
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Afternoon Session, $60 AUD Evening Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Intensive CPD workshop Sydney 16th Feb

  • Feb. 16, 2013
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Design Studio, 50 Carrington Street, Sydney, 2000
  • $85 AUD Full Day, $60 AUD Morning Session, $60 AUD Afternoon Session

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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Architecture and Children

  • Feb. 23, 2013
  • 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Surry Hills Library 405 Crown Street, Surry Hills
  • Free

Sarah Scott will be speaking about the possibilities, efficiencies and enrichment that architecture can offer to the world of early learning and children.

Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

BuildAbility: the future of construction education

'BuildAbility' discusses the possibilities and prospects of improving and enriching the learning opportunities in construction, structures and fabrication being offered in Australian schools of architecture.

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In The Field - Visits Frank lloyd Wright's Famous Taliesin West

By Design visits Taliesin West in Arizona, the winter home and architectural school of US architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Listen ABC Radio National's By Design is a program about how ...

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DARCH presents: Fee Psychology & Fee Negotiation Seminars

  • Nov. 26, 2012
  • 6 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Institute Members $30, Non members $40

Thinking of starting your own practice? These 2 seminars by Blue Turtle Management + Consulting, will cover understanding architectural fees and the business side of practice.

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Hospitality Trade Training Centre, St Clare's High School, Taree

Austin McFarland Architects

This building was just awarded the AIA NSW Country Division Award for Non Residential Architecture. It demonstrates the architects' ongoing preoccupation with the use of ordinary materials in a way that's both reverential & innovative.

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'Total Immersion' Architecture Student Summer School

  • Feb. 17, 2013 - Feb. 23, 2013
  • Pittwater YHA, North of Sydney
  • AUS$1485 ($1350 + GST) includes accommodation and food

Tutors: Richard Leplastrier, Peter Stutchbury and Lindsay Johnston. For a week, you live, eat, sleep, walk, talk, architecture in the superb landscape of the Kur-ing-gai National Park.

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SAF12 Talk - ArchiCAREERS Day

  • Nov. 3, 2012
  • noon - 3 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Free, booking required

The day is set aside to give students and parents the opportunity to hear from the four main architecture faculties and their staff. There will also be short talks given by the universities covering topics such as architecture and design ...

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SAF12 Workshop - Building Connections

  • Oct. 30, 2012
  • 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, 140 George Street, Sydney
  • Free, booking required

As part of Sydney's annual Architecture festival the NSW Architects Registration Board in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art and supported by VADEA is offering Visual Arts teachers and their year 10 students a day to immerse themselves in ...

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Object's Design Emergency Pozible Campaign

  • Sept. 17, 2012 - Nov. 5, 2012
  • noon - noon
  • 417 Bourke Street Surry Hills NSW 2010

Object: Australian Design Centre today launched a Pozible crowd funding campaign to raise $20,000 to develop a digital strategy for Design Emergency. For more information, please click here. Design Emergency is Object's outreach education program, striving to create a generation ...

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Tuesday @ Tusculum: СУПРЕМАТИЗМ. (SupreMatiSM) + alienation of utopian Architecture!

  • Sept. 4, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Non Member $10 | Student Non Member $5| Institute Member Free

A short talk and installation by Sanaz Hosseinabadi with an introduction by Professor Alec Tzannes, Dean, Faculty of Built Environment | University of New South Wales. The final culmination of a research topic-symbolism and belief system in applied geometry in ...

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Zen of Design

  • Nov. 10, 2012 - Nov. 11, 2012
  • 9:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
  • Southern Highlands NSW
  • Starting from $245

In this weekend workshop you will learn the fundamental theory and practice of Zen as applied to building design.

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Bespoke Portfolio Speed Dating

  • Aug. 30, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Level 4, 54 Foveaux Street, Surry Hills
  • FREE

Bring your portfolio for a series of short interviews with our architectural experts, get some tips, have a drink and get to know other graduates.

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Tuesday @ Tusculum: Final exhibition - the PHD journey by Sanaz Hosseinabadi

  • Sept. 4, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Non Member $10 | Student Non Member $5| Institute Member Free

T@T SEPTEMBER 4 2012 Final exhibition - the PHD journey by Sanaz Hosseinabadi. A talk and installation with an introduction by Professor Alec Tzannes, Dean, Faculty of Built Environment | University of New South Wales.Walk through an actual size model ...

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Weekend Intensive CPD Workshop Sydney

  • Sept. 15, 2012 - Sept. 15, 2012
  • 8:45 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Design Studio, 50 Carrington Street Sydney 2000
  • Full day $80, Morning session $55, Afternoon session $55

This september In house Group 3 has put together another Weekend Intensive CPD Workshop for architects, designers and builders to gain more CPD points. This workshop will feature our new presentations. In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded ...

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SAF12 Kids - Archikidz

  • Oct. 27, 2012
  • noon - 4 p.m.
  • Carriageworks, 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh
  • Free, booking required

In a workshop environment, facilitated by both practicing architects and architecture students 300 children will have the chance to design and build their own architectural masterpiece!

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CPD Talks Series - Artistic Expression in Timber Flooring

  • Aug. 7, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Cnr Rothschild Avenue & Crewe Place Rosebery, New South Wales 2015
  • Public $25.00, AAA Members $15.00, AAA Volunteer Tour Leader $0.00

This presentation will focus on what Parquetry flooring is and how it can used to improve the aesthetic appearance of residential and commercial buildings. This presentation will be very interesting as the presenters will do a live demo on the ...

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BIM in Practice

  • Aug. 21, 2012
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Showroom 50 Carrington Street, Sydney
  • $20 per person with drinks and finger food provided.

The Australian Institute of Architects and Consult Australia would like to invite you to a presentation of the first comprehensive collection of practice documents related to BIM in Australia.

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ArchiTECH seminar: Health & Safety Design

  • Aug. 2, 2012
  • 9 a.m. - noon
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Non Member $40 | Institute Member Free

The next ArchiTECH seminar will focus on health and safety and include an update from Richard Choy (CEO, NATSPEC) as well as technical information on three product categories - flooring, specialist plumbing solutions for health and aged care facilities, and washroom accessories and hygiene equipment.

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Sydney TAFE Open Day

  • Aug. 25, 2012
  • 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 695-731 Harris Street, Ultimo 2007
  • free

Thinking of studying at TAFE? Why not check us out first! This year's Sydney TAFE will hold an Institute wide Open Day in conjunction with the UTS open day.

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Weekend Intensive CPD Workshop the 7th July

  • July 7, 2012
  • 8:45 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.
  • Austral Bricks Design Studio 50 Carrington St (near Wynyard Station) Sydney 2000 Australia
  • Full Day: $60 Half Day:$45

In House Group 3 aims to connect with like-minded people in the design ad building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architecture firms. Last year we ...

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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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Audio Architecture

  • July 25, 2012 - July 29, 2012
  • 1 p.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road, Southbank VIC 3006
  • FREE

Audio Architecture is a free Talks Program and 24hr Design Camp for students and graduates of art, design and architecture on the theme of cities and sound.

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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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The Gold Medal Address at the Vivid Ideas Exchange

  • May 29, 2012
  • 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • The Vivid Ideas Exchange (The Forum)
  • Non-members - $30.00, Members - Free

2012 Gold Medal Tour is proudly supported by the Australian Institute of Architect's Principal Corporate Partner BlueScope Steel. The Gold Medal is the highest honour given by the Australian Institute of Architects to one of its members, in recognition of ...

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AAA CPD talks series: The Aesthetic and Functionality of Windows and Doors in Steel

  • Oct. 9, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • see link below

The design potential of adaptable window and door elements and the aesthetic value of using steel as a material when selecting windows and doors for our project. Learning outcomes: - Features and benefits of specifying windows and doors in steel ...

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AAA CPD talks series: Shading innovations

  • Sept. 11, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • see link below

This presentation will focus on shading innovations and passive solar design principles. Passive design is practiced throughout the world and has been shown to produce buildings with low energy costs, reduced maintenance, and superior comfort. This presentation will also focus ...

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AAA CPD talks series: Introduction to Environmental rating schemes and materials

  • Aug. 14, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • FREE

With new environmental rating tools being developed regularly, how can architects and specifiers understand let alone choose an ecolabelling program, a building product, or a green building? This workshop is aimed at providing a broad overview of environmental rating systems ...

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AAA CPD talks series: Artistic Expression in Timber Flooring

  • July 10, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • FREE

This presentation will focus on what Parquetry flooring is and how it can be used to improve the aesthetic appearance of residential and commercial buildings. Learning outcomes: - Reasons to consider parquestry as a flooring choice - Understand the flooring ...

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AAA CPD talks series: Sustainability in Business

  • June 12, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • FREE

Customers and clients are increasingly expecting to see businesses taking steps towards sustainability - understand how to implement sustainability in your business, and leave with an action plan to start making improvements in your business. Learning outcomes: - An understanding ...

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AAA CPD talks series: Custom Art Glass

  • May 8, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • FREE

This presentation will outline the various surface and image techniques and will highlight how the use of textures in glass with light sources can accentuate the features of existing structures ensuring a cost effective mode of privacy. Learning outcomes: - ...

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Intensive CPD workshop

  • April 28, 2012
  • 8:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
  • Soho Annex South Corner Crewe Pl & Rothschild Ave Rosebery Sydney 2018 Australia
  • Full day $60, Morning session $45, Afternoon session $45

In House Group 3 aims to connect like-minded people in the design and building industry. Over the past two years we have been running free formal CPD point presentations designed for medium to large Architectural firms. Some of our clients ...

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Russian Treasure House

  • April 12, 2012 - May 17, 2012
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 160 Missenden Road, Newtown NSW 2042
  • $209.00

Since the 19th century, in every area of art – painting, sculpture, architecture, literature, music – Russia was in the forefront, bringing to the world dramatically new concepts of beauty.

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Bede and His World Revisited: Anglo-Saxon and Celtic Britain

  • April 10, 2012 - May 29, 2012
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • 160 Missenden Road, Newtown NSW 2042
  • $264.00

The artistic achievement of the golden age of Northumbria in the areas of architecture, manuscript illumination, sculpture and music, will be examined in depth.

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University Preparation: Art History and Film Studies

  • Feb. 29, 2012 - Sept. 19, 2012
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • 160 Missenden Road, Newtown NSW 2042
  • $900.00

Classical Antiquity through to the 21st Century. There is a strong focus on the interpretation of individual art works, including painting, sculpture, photography, film and architecture.

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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continuing professional development

Murcutt Masterclass Stormtech Scholarship

  • July 8, 2012 - July 22, 2012
  • 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Boyd Education Centre, 170 Riversdale Road, Tapitallee, NSW
  • 50% of $6,600

Only FOUR PLACES LEFT on the Twelfth Glenn Murcutt International Master Class 08 - 22 July 2012 Australia. Hurry hurry!

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continuing professional development

Rick Joy Master Class Blue Mountains

  • March 10, 2012 - March 16, 2012
  • 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • 336 Evans Lookout Road, Blackheath, NSW 2785
  • $3,300 inc GST

Arizona architect Rick Joy will join Richard Leplastrier, Peter Stutchbury and Lindsay Johnston for a one-week residential Architecture Master Class at Jemby Rinjah Lodge at Blackheath in the Blue Mountains.

masterplans

Modupod Flexible Learning Environment

NBRS+PARTNERS

MODUPOD is a visionary deign idea for relocatable educational facilities. The reuse and relocatability of the components and forms makes it fully sustainable through flexible geometry, easy assemblage and dismantelling capabilities.

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exhibitions

AA INFLOATABLES Summer school - Open for Registration

  • Feb. 6, 2012 - Feb. 17, 2012
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007

Using Sydney as our testbed, we will develop floatable prototypes and experiment with their potential use in different scenarios. Registration closes end of January.

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festivals

UTS Discover Architecture Summer School

  • Jan. 9, 2012 - Jan. 20, 2012
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW 2007
  • $599 includes GST and Material Costs

Come and experience the unique studio culture of UTS's School of Architecture and, with the help of UTS staff and students, learn how to see the city through the eyes of an architect.

continuing professional development

eClassroom.com.au - Online Continuing Education

The first service in Australia and New Zealand dedicated to providing online learning and distance education to architects, landscape architects, designers and planners.

commercial

Byron Bay Community Primary School

Space Studio Pty Ltd

The administration office - nicknamed the tree house - is raised on pilotti to create a covered outdoor learning space below, thus retaining playground space whilst creating a new outdoor facility and visually placing the school director in the heart of the school.

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ArchiCareers day October 29 at Tusculum & book bazaar

  • Oct. 29, 2011
  • 11 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point
  • Free, booking required

This is a day long event held at Tusculum for both tertiary students and secondary students from years 10,11 and 12. Register your interest via email to Dominique Kelaher here. Please specify if you are a University or High School ...

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where to next > careers seminar

  • Nov. 2, 2011
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • level 4, 54 foveaux street, surry hills
  • FREE

This seminar is aimed for that next step in your architectural career.

podcasts

Design, sustainability and the urmadic university

A group of design experts and students gathered together recently to discuss why, despite an increasing focus on sustainability, it seems like the world is actually becoming less sustainable by the day.

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Research Opportunities in Architecture, Design and Planning

  • Oct. 6, 2011
  • 5 p.m.
  • ALT3, Wilkinson Building, 148 City Road, The University of Sydney
  • Free

The Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning offers the opportunity to pursue research degrees, both MPhil and PhD in four disciplines: Architecture and Allied Arts Architectural and Design Science Design Lab Urban and Regional Planning and Policy In this information ...

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2011 Wilkinson Lecture: "Architecture is Rendered Society" by Andres Jaque

  • Oct. 24, 2011
  • 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • New Law School Lecture Theatre 101, The University of Sydney
  • Free, no bookings

The Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning in collaboration with Instituto Cervantes is proud to present the 2011 Wilkinson Lecture, "Architecture is Rendered Society" by Spanish Architect Andrés Jaque, held as part of the 2011 Sydney Architecture Festival in the ...

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60th Celebration of The Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship

  • Oct. 21, 2011
  • 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • The Mint, Macquarie Street, Sydney

2011 marks the 60th year since Byera Hadley bequeathed money from his Estate, to be administered by the NSW Architects Registration Board, to enable winners to undertake a course of study, research or other activity approved by the Board as ...

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exhibitions

1:1

  • Oct. 7, 2011
  • 8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Fraser Studios, 10-14 Kensington Street, Chippendale
  • Free

This exhibition aims to create a collaboration between architecture students and architecture professionals as a way of building relationships and forming a creative discourse.

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Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship Pechu Kucha Evening

  • Oct. 21, 2011
  • 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • The Mint, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • Free, booking required

2011 marks the 60th year since Byera Hadley bequeathed money from his Estate, to be administered by the New South Wales Architects Registration Board to enable winners to undertake a course of study, research or activity approved by the Board ...

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tours

Explore digital design at the University of Sydney's Open Day 2011

  • Aug. 27, 2011
  • 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • University of Sydney, Camperdown and Darlington campuses
  • Free

Turn a digital design into 3D models at the push of a button at the University of Sydney’s Open Day on August 27.

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Multi-layered Learning in a Digital Collaboration Studio - Jim Plume

  • Oct. 25, 2011
  • 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • UNSW City Campus, Level 6, 1 O'Connell Street, Sydney
  • Free, booking required

A key purpose of current university education is preparing students to take a leading role in the adoption of new digital technologies, while contributing in a constructive way within a project team to address particular client requirements. In this talk, ...

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Q&A(rchitect)

  • Aug. 11, 2011
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Surry Hills Library and Community Centre
  • FREE for RAIA member, $10 for non-members

Following the recent announcement of the 2011 NSW Emerging Architect Prize, the winner Matthew Chan of Scale Architecture will give a presentation about his career progression, mentors and contribution to the professional community.

podcasts

Eco-Cubby: Teaching children sustainable design

Eco-Cubby is a workshop program for children that places architects and designers in schools to promote the concept of sustainable design.

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exhibitions

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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tours

Ausgrid Learning Centre Site Tour (formerly Energy Australia)

  • June 21, 2011
  • 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • 48 Holker Street, Silverwater NSW
  • $80 Member, $100 Non Member

The Centre was awarded a 6 Star Green Star – Education Design v1 rating in June 2010. Join DEM Architects and Brookfield Multiplex as they go inside this new energy efficiency education facility.

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conferences

AutoCAD for Mac, hands on Workshop - Perth

  • April 19, 2011
  • 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Technology Park, Bentley, Perth, Western Australia
  • FREE

AutoCAD for Mac, hands on Workshop! Be one of the first to see how the new AutoCAD for Mac works in a real time demo on Mac workstations. View a live demo and learn how AutoCAD for Mac brings robust ...

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NOW and WHEN school competition at Object Gallery

  • May 31, 2011 - Sept. 30, 2011
  • Object: Australian Centre for Craft and Design, 417 Bourke St Surry Hills NSW

NOW AND WHEN AUSTRALIAN URBANISM is Australia's entry to the Venice Architecture Biennale. The exhibition highlights six interesting urban and outback regions as they are 'NOW' before dramatically representing the 17 futuristic urban environments imagining a 'WHEN' we reach 2050 ...

public buildings

Linuwel Steiner School - Kindergarten

Roger Ackland Architects

Linuwel Steiner School is set adjacent to the Hunter valley flood plain on the edge of East Maitland. The site of the Kindergarten within the campus affords filtered views to the north and west of predominantly low lying rural grassland. ...

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continuing professional development

Green Star Foundation Course Cairns - 13 April

  • April 13, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Cairns

The next Green Star Foundation Course is scheduled for Wednesday 13 April in Cairns - register today to ensure your place in this course. The Green Star Foundation Course focuses on the content and application of Green Star rating tools, ...

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continuing professional development

Green Star Foundation Course Newcastle - 30 March

  • March 30, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Newcastle NSW

The Green Star Foundation Course focuses on the content and application of Green Star rating tools and the steps necessary to register and certify a project.

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Green Star Foundation Course Darwin - 24 March

  • March 24, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Darwin, NT

The next Green Star Foundation Course is scheduled for Thursday 24 March in Darwin - register today to ensure your place in this course. The Green Star Foundation Course focuses on the content and application of Green Star rating tools, ...

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continuing professional development

Green Star Foundation Course Townsville - 29 March

  • March 29, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Townsville QLD

The next Green Star Foundation Course is scheduled for Tuesday 29 March in Townsville (QLD) - register today to ensure your place in this course. The Green Star Foundation Course focuses on the content and application of Green Star rating ...

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture - The Future of Sustainable Design: What's Next? by Paul Stoller

  • March 23, 2011
  • 6 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway NSW 2007
  • FREE

Paul Stoller will reflect on where the industry stands and will discuss emerging trends that will drive the next generation of Green design and development.

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Solutions Technology Day 2011

  • April 6, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW
  • FREE

Discover how the latest Building and Infrastructure software and hardware solutions can turn your challenges into opportunities.

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture - Craig Webb

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

Craig Webb, of GEHRY PARTNERS, will present the new developments of the UTS Dr Chau Chak Wing Building and its progression since the release of the design in late 2010.

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UTS Architecture Public Lecture - Practice Transformations, Gerard Reinmuth

  • March 9, 2011
  • 6 p.m.
  • 702-730 Harris St, Broadway 2007
  • FREE

This lecture will provide an overview of Gerard’s work over the past decade and how it will inform his new role as the inaugural Professor of Practice at UTS.

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'Managing the Client Relationship’: Negotiations Skills Program

  • March 3, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - noon
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point NSW 2010
  • Non-Member $270, Member $240

' Managing the Client Relationship': Negotiations Skills Program How important are your clients to you?Learn how to effectively manage the client-architect relationship. Experience 'emotionally realistic' 'dramatized situationals' which track the 'life-cycle' of a typical client-architect relationship performed by professional role-players ...

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ArchiTECH

  • Feb. 17, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • 3 Manning Street, Potts Point NSW 2010
  • FREE for members, $35 non members

ArchiTECH Thursday 17 February - Environmental responsibility - FREE for members In order to produce an ESD specification, appropriate design decisions must first be made. A non-sustainable design cannot be transformed into a sustainable one just by specifying. It is, ...

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GREGARIOUS 2011

  • March 29, 2011
  • 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • 10 Clanwilliam Street, Willoughby
  • $30.00 per person

NBRS+PARTNERS is hosting a seminar examining the principles of building infrastructure in order to support the growth of effective ministry in Christian communities.

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competitions and awards

Stormtech Scholarship for an Aboriginal Architect

  • Jan. 27, 2011 - July 10, 2011
  • 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Nowra
  • Scholarship

Australian family business Stormtech, which has been a regular supplier of drainage channels and systems to projects by Pritzker Prize winning architect Glenn Murcutt, has announced that it will fully sponsor a selected Aboriginal architect, graduate or senior student of ...

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Designing with Mudbrick and Cob

  • March 26, 2011 - March 27, 2011
  • 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Tallong, NSW, Australia
  • $575 (earlybird $525 by 28 January)

A workshop introducing the principles of mudbrick, cob and other forms of earth construction, developing an understanding and appreciation for the use of unfired earth as a building material and tool for design.

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Tamborine Mountain College Science Block

Fulton Trotter Architects

We were asked to create a plan that reflected the unique character of the Tamborine community - like an island in the sky. Stone was used as a unifying element across the campus with the white colonnade of steel posts emulating the huge stands of flood gums that are found in the Tamborine Rainforests.

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continuing professional development

Drawing Breath

  • Nov. 5, 2010 - Nov. 7, 2010
  • 5 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Wollombi, NSW
  • : $250 tuition, materials + accommodation $110 (Students discounted)

We often draw with a fixed idea of what we want, we try to be accurate but we miss what is really there—the rhythms, the tones, the harmonies, the very life of a thing. In this workshop, we will explore how to see passed what the mind thinks it knows.

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Green Star Foundation Course in Brisbane - 30 September

  • Sept. 30, 2010 - Sept. 30, 2010
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Brisbane QLD 4000

The next Green Star Foundation Course is scheduled for Wednesday 29 September - register today to ensure your place in our new course. This course has replaced the Green Star Accredited Professional Course, and includes a revised interactive curriculum, new ...

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Green Star Foundation Course Melbourne - 29 September

  • Sept. 29, 2010 - Sept. 29, 2010
  • 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

The next Green Star Foundation Course is scheduled for Wednesday 29 September - register today to ensure your place in our new course. This course has replaced the Green Star Accredited Professional Course, and includes a revised interactive curriculum, new ...