Category Archives: construction industry

Crisis or Opportunity? Red+Black interview with Thomas Fisher

One of the standout highlights of the 2o16 National Architecture Conference, How Soon is Now, was the closing keynote address delivered by Thomas Fisher.  Thomas Fisher is a professor in the School of Architecture, the Dayton Hudson Chair in Urban … Continue reading

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An open letter to members of the Australian Institute of Architects.

Please note this story has been updated, see updates below. An open letter to members of the Australian Institute of Architects. Dear members Today I am taking the unusual step of writing an open letter to other regular members of … Continue reading

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Women leading the way in 2016

There is no doubt that Victoria has some incredible architectural talent across the full spectrum of architectural practice. Our cities, towns and neighbourhoods are being continually enriched by the high quality architecture being produced by Victoria’s architects. Perhaps in the … Continue reading

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Ted Baillieu, The Architect Premier – Part 3

From November 2010 through to March 2013, Victoria had Ted Baillieu, an architect, as Premier. This post is part three of a four part interview with Mr Baillieu discussing a broad range of built environment issues. To read from the beginning … Continue reading

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Ted Baillieu, The Architect Premier – Part 2

From November 2010 through to March 2013, Victoria had Ted Baillieu, an architect, as Premier. This post is part two of a four part interview with Mr Baillieu discussing a broad range of built environment issues. If you missed part … Continue reading

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Mentoring the next generation: a case study

Over the course of 2015, architecture practice Atelier Red+Black established a trial mentorship program for women in their final year of university studies. There were a few reasons for initiating this program – including a desire to give back to … Continue reading

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Process Debate : Reality TV is good for Architecture

Reality TV is good for Architecture. This was the enticing premise for the annual Process debate held at the Loop Bar in Melbourne.  Reporting on this entertaining battle of ideas is Atelier Red+Black co-director Sonia Sarangi Like it or not, … Continue reading

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