PARLOUR: a space to speak – bringing together research, informed opinion and resources; generating debate and discussion; expanding the spaces for women in Australian architecture.
Glass ceilings, mirrors, windows and views

Glass ceilings, mirrors, windows and views

Rosemary Burne offers reflections and perspectives on the changing nature of gender politics in architecture.
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.
Parlour summer – order your t-shirt!

Parlour summer – order your t-shirt!

Show the world gender equity matters the stylish way this summer! Order your t-shirt now!
WikiD Guide to Wikipedia Editing

WikiD Guide to Wikipedia Editing

We have developed a set of five brief guides to help you learn about writing for Wikipedia. Now available in German as well as English!
Help support Parlour

Help support Parlour

To continue our work, Parlour needs your support. We need assistance from sponsors, donors and supporters – like-minded organisations, business and individuals who value our work and its results.
Latest entries
Hidden Hegemonies

Hidden Hegemonies

Cathy Smith offers a ‘Do-It -Yourself’ guide to navigating the difficult terrain of the architectural academic workplace.
WikiD Guide to Wikipedia Editing

WikiD Guide to Wikipedia Editing

We have developed a set of five brief guides to help you learn about writing for Wikipedia. Now available in German as well as English!
Women in Architecture: Georgia Singleton

Women in Architecture: Georgia Singleton

Georgia Singleton, Global Director of Health, Education and Science at Woods Bagot, is the third in Michael Smith's profile series on impressive women who are shaping architecture in Australia.
'Architecture: Where are the Women?' Revisited

‘Architecture: Where are the Women?’ Revisited

Revisiting her 2003 article on women in architecture, Tanya Trevisan calls for more action to tackle continuing inequality in the profession.
Who is on Wikipedia already?

Who is on Wikipedia already?

Australian women architects on Wikipedia is increasing – check out who is already there, and get inspired to add more entries.
Women in Design in the Tropics

Women in Design in the Tropics

Shaneen Fantin writes of the importance of engaging with other women on big issues and ideas – a fortifying and joyful experience – and observes that over one third of the architectural practices in Cairns are led by women.
Buy a Ticket!

Buy a Ticket!

Julia Donoho outlines her strategy for redressing the striking gender imbalance in the world of architecture awards.
Instagram guest hosting

Instagram guest hosting

Protocols for our Instagram guest hosts.
Opportunity with the Anganwadi Project

Opportunity with the Anganwadi Project

The Anganwadi Project has a unique opportunity available for an architect or recent graduate to join the upcoming 2015/2016 build.
Women in Architecture: Ingrid Bakker

Women in Architecture: Ingrid Bakker

Ingrid Bakker is a Principal of Hassell in Melbourne, and the second in our profile series of women who are shaping architecture in Australia, initiated by the Gender Equity Committee of the Australian Institute of Architects. Melbourne-based Ingrid Bakker is a Principal of Hassell and part of the regional management team,...
The City of Women

The City of Women

The City of Women, a new book edited by Dr Katia Frey and Dr Eliana Perotti, documents women’s contribution to urban planning (in German).
Women in Architecture: Jane Wetherall

Women in Architecture: Jane Wetherall

Meet Jane Wetherall, senior architect at Donaldson and Warn – interviewed by Michael Smith for the National Gender Equity Committee.
Come into the Parlour

Come into the Parlour

Don Gazzard ponders the status of women in architecture over the decades and outlines Parlour’s important role in challenging inequity and working towards improved conditions for all.
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. The first Melbourne writing workshop is on September 13.
At the Beginning

At the Beginning

We are thrilled to present Camilla Block’s opening talk from Women in Architecture Talk: The Future of Practice, at the University of Sydney.
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