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WikiD: edit-a-thon at Melbourne Art Book Fair

WikiD: edit-a-thon at Melbourne Art Book Fair

Parlour is delighted to be running a WikiD edit-a-thon as part of the 2017 Melbourne Art Book Fair at the National Gallery of Victoria. Join us on Saturday 18 March to help increase the number of Wikipedia articles on women in architecture and the built environment.
Queering Architecture?

Queering Architecture?

Parlour is delighted to support the XYX Lab event Queering Architecture? This panel discussion aims to open a preliminary and speculative conversation about what it might mean to queer architecture:
Women in the Street

Women in the Street

Karen Burns reflects on protest and the transformation of the street by the fluid body politic.
An anxious discipline

An anxious discipline

Byron Kinnaird on the need for our discipline to take responsibility for the mental health of students and the wider profession.
Architectures of internment

Architectures of internment

Kate Sarkodee speaks to Dr Anoma Pieris about her research into WW2 internment camps and the implications for contemporary issues of detention.
Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice

Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice

The Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice help architecture move towards a more equitable profession; and one that is better positioned to meet contemporary challenges.
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WikiD: edit-a-thon at Melbourne Art Book Fair

WikiD: edit-a-thon at Melbourne Art Book Fair

Parlour is delighted to be running a WikiD edit-a-thon as part of the 2017 Melbourne Art Book Fair at the National Gallery of Victoria. Join us on Saturday 18 March to help increase the number of Wikipedia articles on women in architecture and the built environment.
Parlour Autumn Salon

Parlour Autumn Salon

The Parlour Autumn Salon is part of Melbourne Design Week. Come along to hear Shelley Penn and Amy Muir in conversation, and enjoy a glass of wine and sausage sizzle with the wonderful women of Melbourne architecture. Please join AWS and Parlour at Testing Grounds for the Parlour Autumn Salon. Amy Muir...
Queering Architecture?

Queering Architecture?

Parlour is delighted to support the XYX Lab event Queering Architecture? This panel discussion aims to open a preliminary and speculative conversation about what it might mean to queer architecture:
Getting started editing Wikipedia

Getting started editing Wikipedia

Getting started on your first Wikipedia entry can be daunting. We can help you work out where to start, and how to find the resources and references you need.
NCGE essay 1: Leadership

NCGE essay 1: Leadership

Women make great leaders, but a seat at the top table is often elusive. Emma Williamson explores the obstacles women face on the road to the top.
Parlour Summer Salon

Parlour Summer Salon

Please join Parlour, AWS and guest speakers Vanessa Bird, Harriet Edquist and Monique Woodward for the Parlour Summer Salon, hosted by John Wardle Architects.
Women in the Street

Women in the Street

Karen Burns reflects on protest and the transformation of the street by the fluid body politic.
Professional practice tutors wanted for MSD

Professional practice tutors wanted for MSD

Are you an experienced practitioner who is keen to share the reality of architectural practice with students? Melbourne Uni is currently fielding applications for tutoring spots for Semester 1, 2017.
Cheers to Marion!

Cheers to Marion!

Karen Burns raises her glass to Marion Mahony Griffin – one of Australia's most impressive architects, who could also pull off wearing a Tutankhamen turban at a garden party.
Marion's List is live – add your profile now!

Marion’s List is live – add your profile now!

Parlour is delighted to launch Marion's List, a public register for the women of Australian architecture and the built environment disciplines.
'We judge everyone on merit'

‘We judge everyone on merit’

A fictionalised account of the subtleties of workplace inequity by Sarah Lebner.
Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Do you want to host Parlour's Instagram account for a week?
£5 discount on A Gendered Profession

£5 discount on A Gendered Profession

Parlour readers are offered a £5 discount on the A Gendered Profession, which is launching on 8 November.
Research project on cultural barriers

Research project on cultural barriers

A cross-institutional research team seeks staff and student participants for a new research project.
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