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

Participating in the public culture of architecture.

Making history

Making history

History does not document contributions evenly. Janine Campbell reflects on the structural conditions of her own erasure, and Parlour's role in this.
Be a Good Fellow!

Be a Good Fellow!

The only way to redress the serious imbalance among the Institute Fellowship is for eligible women to put their hand up. Vanessa Bird outlines the latest gender equity initiatives of the Institute and calls for women to self-nominate.
Reporting from the Front

Reporting from the Front

Tania Davidge was in Venice on Parlour's behalf. Following her excellent guest posting on Instagram, she shares her thoughts on the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.
Dear Artforum: Six men memorialise Zaha Hadid

Dear Artforum: Six men memorialise Zaha Hadid

Reading Artforum's latest issue, Karen Burns falls through a gap in time – between a sophisticated account of identity and the antiquated myths of architecture.
"You must be fierce"

“You must be fierce”

Lee Hillam finds herself inspired by How Soon is Now – and Julie Eizenberg's ‘fierce’ comment
Speak up, women!

Speak up, women!

Why do women knock back the chance to speak? Gill Matthewson explores the reasons why women can be reluctant to get on stage.
Women Transforming the City – Part 2

Women Transforming the City – Part 2

Parlour, the NCGE and AWS invite you to Women Transforming the City – Part 2, a lively discussion about women shaping our cities and environments.
Remembering Jennifer Taylor

Remembering Jennifer Taylor

In February 2016, friends and colleagues gathered to celebrate the life of Jennifer Taylor. Sydney architect Rachel Neeson paid tribute to her former teacher and dear friend.
Women in Architecture: Caroline Stalker

Women in Architecture: Caroline Stalker

In our latest profile of impressive women in Australian architecture, Michael Smith interviews Caroline Stalker.
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.
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.
Women Transforming the City

Women Transforming the City

Parlour is delighted to present a discussion event as part of the 2015 M Pavilion program.
Women and Design in the Tropics

Women and Design in the Tropics

The next Designed in Cairns seminar is on Women and Design in the Tropics and the organisers are looking for one more speaker.
Send us your Portrait of Practice!

Send us your Portrait of Practice!

Be part of Parlour's first exhibition – send us your Portrait of Practice.
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