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SA Design Review Program seeks new members

SA Design Review Program seeks new members

Are you passionate about good design in South Australia? The South Australian Design Review Program is seeking new members for its Design Review Panel.
IAWA – Milka Bliznakov Research Prize

IAWA – Milka Bliznakov Research Prize

The 2017 Milka Bliznakov Research Prize is calling for submissions. Why not get involved and help fill the glaring gap in knowledge about women's professional achievements in architecture
The merits of mentoring

The merits of mentoring

When it comes to creating a motivated and well-supported architectural workforce, mentoring is a no-brainer, argues Michael Smith.
Women in Architecture: Susan Dugdale

Women in Architecture: Susan Dugdale

Meet Alice Springs–based architect Susan Dugdale, the latest profile in our Women in Architecture series.
Wanted: Experienced project architect

Wanted: Experienced project architect

A Melbourne-based architecture practice seeks an experienced project architect to work 4–5 days per week on high-end residential projects.
Breaking news: women are not condiments

Breaking news: women are not condiments

Dodgy data on the gender pay gap has inspired alarmist headlines and some rather archaic opinions, argues Gill Matthewson.
Queering Architecture: Framing the conversation

Queering Architecture: Framing the conversation

Queering Architecture? convenors Naomi Stead and Nicole Kalms explore the themes and questions around their upcoming XYX Lab event.
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.
Anonymity exhibition launch

Anonymity exhibition launch

Join Jane Connory and Tess Gard Munnings at the opening of 'Anonymity', an exhibition that celebrates the importance of women in the history of design.
AWS wants you!

AWS wants you!

Wanted: three correspondents to blog, tweet and Instagram their way through Australian Institute of Architects events.
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.
The story of Ranelagh

The story of Ranelagh

A new book tells the story of Ranelagh, an exclusive estate designed by Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin in 1924.
Perspectives on Time

Perspectives on Time

For some interesting perspectives on the topic of Time, head down to this upcoming Sydney speaker event.
AWF – Planning for the Next Decade

AWF – Planning for the Next Decade

Join Architects without Frontiers at Robin Boyd’s Walsh Street Residence to celebrate AWF's work over the last 10 years, and plan for the decade ahead.
£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.
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