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BKK seeks talented project architect

BKK seeks talented project architect

BKK is seeking a talented project architect to join their studio.
Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Do you want to host Parlour's Instagram account for a week?
Cascades Female Factory Design Competition

Cascades Female Factory Design Competition

The design competition for the Cascades Female Factory History and Interpretation Centre Design Competition seeks to foster female leadership and participation. Get your EOI in now!
Acknowledgement, amnesty, welcome

Acknowledgement, amnesty, welcome

Camilla Block on becoming a registered architect after decades in the profession, and the new process that enabled this.
WikiD: simple tasks to get started

WikiD: simple tasks to get started

Interested in WikiD, but not sure how to begin? Charity Edwards and Alysia Bennett have some suggestions of easy things to get you going.
Go hard or go home!

Go hard or go home!

Lee Hillam reflects on the long-hours culture in architecture.
Congratulations Catherine Baudet!

Congratulations Catherine Baudet!

The inaugural Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize has been awarded to Catherine Baudet. Parlour extends its warmest congratulations to Catherine.
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.
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.
Women, Wikipedia, Design – Australia

Women, Wikipedia, Design – Australia

Get involved and help increase in the numbers of women in the Australian built environment represented on Wikipedia.
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.
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.
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