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Join us for the Melbourne launch of Marion's List

Join us for the Melbourne launch of Marion’s List

Please join Parlour for the Melbourne launch of Marion’s List, a new public register for the women of Australian architecture and the built environment.
Thriving through change

Thriving through change

The November National Seminar from the Australian Institute of Architects explores how architects and practices can thrive in a fast-shifting environment.
Parental Leave Membership – Australian Institute of Architects

Parental Leave Membership – Australian Institute of Architects

We are pleased to alert readers to the Institute's Parental Leave and Special Circumstances membership option – a 75% reduction in fees.
Tutor in interior architecture at Monash

Tutor in interior architecture at Monash

The Interior Architecture program at Monash University is seeking expressions of interest for 2017 tutors.
MADA –  Space and Gender Laboratory research assistant

MADA – Space and Gender Laboratory research assistant

The MADA Space and Gender Laboratory is looking for a research assistant for an immediate start.
Parlour Spring Salon

Parlour Spring Salon

Please join us and guest speakers Kerstin Thompson and Clare Cousins at the Parlour Spring Salon.
Parlour Seasonal Salons

Parlour Seasonal Salons

We are delighted to introduce the Parlour Seasonal Salons, convivial quarterly events for the Parlour community.
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.
Instagram guest hosting

Instagram guest hosting

Protocols for our Instagram guest hosts.
WikiD Guide to Wikipedia Editing

WikiD Guide to Wikipedia Editing

Five brief guides to help you edit and write for Wikipedia. Now available in German as well as English!
Making history

Making history

History does not document contributions evenly. Janine Campbell reflects on the structural conditions of her own erasure, and Parlour's role in this.
Be a good fellow!

Be a good fellow!

The only way to redress the serious imbalance among the Institute Fellowship is for eligible women to put their hand up. Vanessa Bird outlines the latest gender equity initiatives of the Institute and calls for women to self-nominate.
Dear Artforum: Six men memorialise Zaha Hadid

Dear Artforum: Six men memorialise Zaha Hadid

Reading Artforum's latest issue, Karen Burns falls through a gap in time – between a sophisticated account of identity and the antiquated myths of architecture.
Overdue, overtime

Overdue, overtime

The prevalence of unpaid overtime has serious hidden costs for our profession. Clinton Cole calls for a more transparent remuneration system.
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