It is time to start talking about everyday sexism in architecture – the elephant in the Parlour. Karen Burns leads the way.
A North Fitzroy firm is looking for someone confident with neatly marking up pdf site plans, liaising with councils and good report writing skills. Other than council liaison, most of the work can be done out of hours and from home, with the occasional visit into our office. The position...
Sonia Sarangi reviews the recent Women in Design exhibition, curated by Daniella Casamento for the DIA. Walking down the stairs to the DIA Women in Design exhibition at Forty-five Downstairs, it struck me that the chosen venue was befitting in ironic ways. Discreet, tucked away, blink-and-you-miss-it. Women are an integral...
How do we navigate practice knowing that gender bias overlays the way we frame and understand architecture? Kerstin Thompson outlines ten lessons learnt over her career.
Bronwen Jones challenges ACT architectural practices to conduct an industry-wide gender pay audit.
Late last year we celebrated the new Gender Equity Policy for the Australian Institute of Architects. Now its time to put it into action and make things happen.
Coming up at the Australian Institute of Architects, Gretel Bakker on presentation skills.
NAWIC is looking for mentors to participate in its 2014 mentoring program.
Do job interviews in architecture need to be more structured and professional? Kirsty Volz believes a more formal process would help create a more diverse and equitable workforce.
How do we navigate the changing role of the architect in contemporary practice, while continuing to achieve quality outcomes for the built environment?
Linda Bennett of Archi-ninja asked us to contribute to her collection of New Year Resolutions from architectural bloggers. We were delighted to participate.
We’re well into the 21st century and Australia has yet to appoint its first female government architect. Sara Stace ponders why.
Add your story to The Architects of Victoria, the digital time capsule being created at Federation Square as part of its Federation Story project.
A new exhibition, Women In Design, celebrates the contribution female designers make to Melbourne’s built environment, product design and the manufacturing industry.
Congratulations to the Australian Institute of Architects on the release of its Gender Equity Policy.