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    Australian Institute of Architects announces new Droga Resident and International Call Out 2018

    July 17, 2017
    The Australian Institute of Architects Foundation is delighted to welcome talented German architect Martin Ostermann as the next Droga Architect in Residence. Ostermann will be joined on the residency by designer Lena Kleinheinz, co -founder and director of their Berlin-based practice, Magma Architecture. Magma Architecture have earned international recognition for their innovative and award-winning designs, including ...
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    2017 International Chapter Architecture Awards

    July 17, 2017
    Winners of the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2017 International Chapter Architecture Awards were announced in Singapore on Friday 14 July at a special ceremony attended by Australia’s High Commissioner to Singapore, His Excellency Bruce Gosper.   Full list of winners:   Commercial Architecture   Award – Amanemu by Kerry Hill Architects Amanemu by Kerry Hill Architects. Photo: Nacasa & Partners   Commendation – Oasia ...
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    2017 Architecture Awards Season

    July 11, 2017
    Congratulations to all award winning projects announced at recent ceremonies across the country. Check out the full list of winners for each Chapter here. From a field of 967 entries around the country and overseas, over 150 jurors bestowed 334 Named Awards, Awards and Commendations across the 12 main Awards categories, in addition to a range ...
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    Multi-Residential, regional projects among winners announced at 2017 NSW Architecture Awards

    July 3, 2017
    With the need for 190,000 new dwellings in the next four years according to the Greater Sydney Commission, access to quality, affordable housing options could not be more important. It comes as no surprise that residential categories figured strongly in the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2017 NSW Architecture Awards, announced at Luna Park on Saturday ...
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    2017 Victorian Architecture Awards Celebrate Places for People

    June 30, 2017
    The Victorian Chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects is pleased to congratulate the winners of the 2017 Victorian Architecture Awards, announced tonight (Friday 30 June 2017). Juries noted that ‘creating places for people’ was evident in all categories, showcasing architects’ ability to contribute to both the development of community and the public realm in a ...
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    Winners of the Queensland State Architecture Awards announced

    June 24, 2017
    A ‘much loved community facility’ and a home nestled deep in the Daintree are among winners in the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2017 Queensland State Architecture Awards announced in Brisbane on Friday 23 June. The Sunshine Coast University Hospital, by Architectus Brisbane and HDR Rice Daubney as Sunshine Coast Architects, was lauded by the jury as ...
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    Consumers to pay more if demand and design keep being ignored in energy debate

    June 21, 2017
    21 June The Australian Institute of Architects has welcomed reports today of support in the Coalition Party Room for the majority of recommendations made in the recently released Independent Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market. National President, Richard Kirk, praised Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel and the panel for delivering a deeply considered ...
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    2017 Chapter Architecture Award Winners

    June 19, 2017
    Congratulations to all the winners of the recently announced Chapter Architecture Awards. Check out the full list of winners for each Chapter below. Projects that receive Named Awards and Awards in their respective Chapter Architecture Awards programs will go into the running for honours at the National Architecture Awards to be presented in Canberra on ...
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    The top in the Territory announced at Northern Territory Architecture Awards

    June 19, 2017
    16 June, 2017 The Northern Territory’s best architecture has been celebrated at the 2017 NT Architecture Awards held on Friday 16 June in Darwin. Bullocky Point Education Precinct by MODE was the most awarded project of the night being lauded by the jury as a building that ‘is most assuredly a work of the Northern Territory’ and ...
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    A toast to SA’s architecture at 2017 Awards

    June 16, 2017
    10 June 2017 Wineries have made a big splash at the 2017 South Australian Architecture Awards held at the Adelaide Oval on Saturday 10 June. Penfolds Magill Estate by Denton Corker Marshall took out two Named Awards, the Keith Neighbour Award for Commercial Architecture and the Robert Dickson Award for Interior Architecture. Petaluma Cellar Door by Grieve ...