EmAGN Social | Gold Medal Breakfast with Peter Elliott

Peter Elliott, AM was announced as the 2017 Gold Medallist earlier this year. Following on from his Gold Medal Lecture in Sydney, join EmAGN NSW and Peter for breakfast and a casual conversation about his work, lessons in practice, and approach to his career.

A Melbourne architect who commenced practice in 1975, Peter Elliott is Principal of the award-winning practice Peter Elliott Architecture + Urban Design. The work of the practice has won more than 70 National and State architectural and industry awards, including an Order of Australia in 1987 for services to architecture (public housing).

When: Friday 25 August, 7:30am-9:00am
Where: Juanita Nielsen Community Centre, Community Hall, 31 Nicholson St, Woolloomooloo
Cost: Free for Institute members, $10 non-members.
Bookings essential. Follow the link: www.trybooking.com/RLJS

Note: The Gold Medallist Lecture will be held the night before (on 24 August). Tickets for that event are at www.trybooking.com/295024
Thanks: The 2017 Gold Medal Tour is proudly sponsored by BlueScope

EmAGN Talks | Regi(fru)stration

It’s that time of the year again. If you’re looking to register as an Architect in 2017 or if you’re preparing for next year or beyond, come to Tusculum to hear about the process in NSW.

Topics covered will include:

  • Registration process overview
  • Recently registered Architects talking about their experience
  • Looking at some examples of exam questions
  • Role play of interview

Regi(fru)stration event info:

When: 6pm for 6:15pm start, Thursday 10 August 2017
Where: Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point NSW
Cost: Free for Australia Institute of Architects members, $10 for non-members
Bookings: https://dynamic.architecture.com.au/eregister/?id=5591

For more information about the Architectural registration process in NSW, go to the Architects Registration Board website here.

EmAGN TALKS | Emerging Architect Prize Tour

The 2016 National Emerging Architect Prize was awarded to Amy Muir from Muir Architecture in recognition of her significant contributions to the profession through design excellence, education and industry leadership. Amy will be conducting her tour of several of the Chapters in her role as the National Emerging Architect Prize recipient, speaking with local winners, architects and representatives from the Prize sponsor, AWS.

Amy will be touring ‘DOING: To Do or Not To Do’ around the country in February and will visit Sydney on Thursday 16th February 2017 and you’re invited to attend. Following her presentation, she will have a panel discussion with Anita Panov and Andrew Scott (panovscott) 2016 NSW Emerging Architect Prize winners, Grace Mortlock (Other Architects), and Casey Bryant (Trias).

When: Thursday 16 February, 6pm-7:30pm
Where: Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point NSW
Cost: $15 Institute members, $24 non-members

For more information about the Prize, entry dates for the 2017 Prize, or Amy’s inter-state tour dates go to: http://architecture.com.au/events/national/prizes-competitions#emergingarchitectprize

EmAGN SOCIAL | 2017 Commencement Party

Come celebrate the start of 2017 with us and the friendly folk at Co-AP Architects on their amazing rooftop. Drinks, snacks, and Sydney skyline views – book your tickets at the link below and join in on the fun!

When: 6.30pm Thursday 2nd February
Where: Co-AP studio rooftop, 279-283 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst
Cost: FREE for Institute members, $10 for non-members
Bookings: Tickets via the link: https://dynamic.architecture.com.au/eregister/?id=5512

EmAGN | DARCH Christmas Party

Join EmAGN NSW | DARCH to celebrate the end of an exciting 2016 at our end of year Christmas Party. There will be food and drinks provided, plus a lucky door prize drawn during the night. Hope to see you there!

When: 6pm – late, Thursday 15 December 2016
Where: Stewart Hollenstein office, L1 24-26 Botany Road, Alexandria
Cost: Free entry, bookings essential.
RSVP: Bookings via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/darch-christmas-party-tickets-29734720349
Note: Numbers strictly limited. Bring along your business card to go in the running to win the lucky door prize… the Golden Ticket! Which will afford the winner free entry to all DARCH events in 2017!

DARCH Christmas Party

EmAGN TECHNICAL | Luxmy Factory Tour

Join DARCH | EmAGN NSW on a tour of Luxmy Furniture‘s workshop and gain insight into how furniture and joinery is manufactured in Australia. Look at new products and finishes and learn how to specify and detail furniture and joinery. This tour offers 1.5 formal CPD points.

When: 11am-1pm, Saturday 29th October 2016
Where: 19 Moxon Road, Punchbowl NSW
Cost: $30 for members, $40 for non-members. Pay on the day.
RSVP: darch@architecture.com.au
For member rates, please include your Institute of Architects membership number
For formal CPD points, please include your full name and registration number
Note: Please wear closed-toe shoes when attending the tour.


EmAGN TOUR | Doorzien House

Join DARCH | EmAGN NSW on a construction tour of The Doorzien House by Bijl Architecture.

Speakers include Melonie Bayl-Smith and Andrew Lee (Bijl Architecture), SKOPE constructions, Damian Hadley (Cantilever Consulting Engineers), Ground Ink (Landscape Architects).

When: 2:45pm for 3pm tour, Saturday 15 October 2016
Where: Meet cnr Burton + Carabella Streets Kirribilli
Cost: $15 members, $20 non-members. Pay on the day.
RSVP: darch@architecture.com.au Please include your membership number when you RSVP.
Note: This is a construction tour. It is mandatory you wear your steel capped boots and high-vis vest to attend the tour.



Join DARCH | EmAGN NSW on a construction tour of Heffron Hall by Lahznimmo Architects.

When: 9am-10am Saturday 8 October 2016
Where: Meet cnr Burton + Palmer Streets Darlinghurst
Cost: $15 members / $20 non-members. Pay on the day.
Bookings: darch@architecture.com.au Please include your membership number when you RSVP.
Note: This is a construction tour. PPE is mandatory – bring your steel capped boots, high-vis vest + hardhat

Heffron Hall


DARCH TALKS | Regi(fru)stration

Are you thinking about registering as an Architect but not sure where to start? Or perhaps you’ve submitted your log book and are preparing for the exam and interview. Come to Regi(fru)stration to learn about changes to the registration process for 2017, hear about experiences of people who have recently passed, and gain some tips on how to approach the exam and interview.

When: 6:15pm for 6:30pm start, Wednesday 17 August 2016
Where: Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point NSW
Cost: Free for Institute members, $10 for non-members
Bring: Questions and a whole lot of enthusiasm!