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

Getting word out. Publications in scholarly and professional media, radio interviews and conference presentations by the Parlour team.

'Resigned accommodation & usurpatory strategies'

Resignation & usurping

What modes of ‘resigned accommodation’ are practiced by women architects, and what 'usurpatory’ strategies’ do they undertake?
Women, leadership and democracy

Women, leadership and democracy

The paper "Women and Leadership in the Australian Architecture Profession: Prelude to a Research Project" details the current Women,Work and Leadership research project.
Architect Barbie & Vitruvius

Architect Barbie & Vitruvius

Ideal proportions. Gill Matthewson discusses Architect Barbie in her paper for Fabulation. We present some out takes.
Studying gender and the profession

Studying gender and the profession

Challenging assumptions. Gill Matthewson outlines her PhD project and some of the questions that have arisen so far.
Presentation to National Council

Presentation to National Council

Naomi Stead's 2011 presentation to the Australian Institute of Architects National Council.
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