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.

Marion's List is live – add your profile now!

Marion’s List is live – add your profile now!

Parlour is delighted to launch Marion's List, a public register for the women of Australian architecture and the built environment disciplines.
How to write your Marion's List entry

How to write your Marion’s List entry

Writing your Marion's List entry is easy, but you need to take a little care too. Here are a few things to keep in mind.
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 Design in the Tropics

Women in Design in the Tropics

Shaneen Fantin on the importance of engaging with other women on big issues and ideas.
Buy a Ticket!

Buy a Ticket!

Julia Donoho outlines her strategy for redressing the striking gender imbalance in the world of architecture awards.
The wikiD: Women, Wikipedia, Design project

The wikiD: Women, Wikipedia, Design project

Read the wikiD project description, which has received funding from the Wikimedia Foundation.
Women in Architecture

Women in Architecture

Parlour is delighted to be participating in the Women in Architecture seminar in Valencia.
Update 1: Wikipedia + women in architecture

Update 1: Wikipedia + women in architecture

The Women. Wikipedia. Design was a great success, with twenty new entries from Australia. An overview of work to date and plans for the future.
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