Parlour is delighted to launch the Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice. The Guides have been developed to help Australian architecture move towards a more equitable profession; one that offers opportunity for all and is better positioned to meet contemporary challenges.
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.
The impact of restrictive new residential zones will be far-reaching and detrimental, argues Colleen Peterson.
Emily Grandstaff-Rice reports on the American Institute of Architects' Women's Leadership Summit.
Is it possible to get to the top in architecture and have a satisfying family life, too? Sarah Hurst takes stock of her achievements and ponders the future.
Linda Bennett (she of Archi-Ninja fame) is seeking support for a new project via Kickstarter. Linda is looking to fund the minimum initial production run and the upfront set-up costs for the DIY Concrete House Ring, as 16-piece kit that buyers can use to make their own rings. She describes the...
Sze Wei Lee reports on the AJ Women in Architecture panel discussion, which canvassed how to manage a successful career after maternity leave, and how to retain top female talent in your practice. The panel consisted of successful women architects – Hannah Lawson, Tamsyn Curley, Christina Seilern and Christine Murray...
As Gill Matthewson comments, this quote she found about sums it up: “The literature shows that pay is an important predictor of the extent to which a person is valued in his or her employment context and, more specifically, of the extent to which this person is perceived to have...