PARLOUR: a space to speak – bringing together research, informed opinion and resources; generating debate and discussion; expanding the spaces for women in Australian architecture.
EOFY – a great time to donate to Parlour!

EOFY – a great time to donate to Parlour!

It’s that time of year again – we are asking you to consider making a tax-deductible donation to support our work.
Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice

Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice

The Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice help architecture move towards a more equitable profession; and one that is better positioned to meet contemporary challenges.
The Elephant in our Parlour: everyday sexism in architecture

The Elephant in our Parlour: everyday sexism in architecture

It is time to start talking about everyday sexism in architecture – the elephant in the Parlour. Karen Burns leads the way.
The questions to ask

The questions to ask

A career does not make itself – it requires planning, political nous, ambition and perseverance. Ann Lau outlines the things graduates need to consider.
Latest entries
Gender Equity in Landscape Architecture

Gender Equity in Landscape Architecture

AILA has launched a new gender equity study project in collaboration with Parlour and the Monash University XYX Lab.
A Cabinet for New Parenthood

A Cabinet for New Parenthood

A new exhibition explores how the culture of parenting in Australia is embedded in the design of the city. 
Tackling gender bias in recruitment

Tackling gender bias in recruitment

Michael Gay reflects on the importance of fair and equitable recruitment in architectural practice.
WikiD – International Women's Day editing

WikiD – International Women’s Day editing

Please join us in Melbourne for the 2018 International Women's Day edit-a-thon. Let's get even more women into Wikipedia! Join us for refreshments and editing in company.
Me Too? What to do if you're being harassed!

Me Too? What to do if you’re being harassed!

Harassment in the workplace is an all-too-common problem in Australia. So, if it happens to you, what can you do?
Stop harassment in its tracks

Stop harassment in its tracks

How should architecture practices address sexual harassment at work? Merilyn Speiser offers a 10-step plan.
Congratulations Liminal Studio!

Congratulations Liminal Studio!

Liminal Studio, in partnership with Snøhetta, has won the competition for a new History and Interpretation Centre at the Cascades Female Factory Historic Site.
Parlour Autumn Salon

Parlour Autumn Salon

Join Ann Lau and Fiona Young for the Melbourne Autumn Salon, part of Melbourne Design Week.
Heritage, Activism, Architecture

Heritage, Activism, Architecture

Explore the intersection of heritage, activism and architecture with Dr Jessica Halliday, Director of Te Pūtahi, in conversation with Dr Paul Walker.
2018 MPavilion – Naomi Milgrom & Carme Pinós

2018 MPavilion – Naomi Milgrom & Carme Pinós

Carme Pinós is the architect for the 2018 MPavilion! Tania Davidge interviews philanthropist Naomi Milgrom.
WADe – Women Architects & Designers Asia

WADe – Women Architects & Designers Asia

WADe Asia is a platform established in India in 2016 to promote women designers in the industry. Anuradha Chatterjee interviews Vertica Dvivedi and Madhurima Chowdhury.
PARC registration tutorials now in Sydney

PARC registration tutorials now in Sydney

Practicing Architecture (PARC) is bringing its face-to-face registration tutorials to Sydney.
EOI – NSW State Design Review Panel

EOI – NSW State Design Review Panel

Government Architect NSW has launched a pilot design review program and is seeking highly qualified professionals to be part of the NSW State Design Review Panel.
Summer Salon – Karen Burns and Jos Boys!

Summer Salon – Karen Burns and Jos Boys!

Join Parlour and AWS for a great conversation between Karen Burns and Jos Boys about decades of feminist activism in architecture!
Leading Change

Leading Change

Parlour is delighted to be part of the NGV Triennale Extra program. Join us for a panel discussion with the women leading architectural education in the state.
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