Analsyis and anecdote about goings on in the workplace. The opportunities, the constraints and how we might navigate our way through them.
The prevalence of unpaid overtime has serious hidden costs for our profession. Clinton Cole calls for a more transparent remuneration system.
Meet Professor Kirsten Orr, Head of School of Architecture & Design at the University of Tasmania.
Be prepared, speak with authority and, above all else, deliver on the project. It's the best way to stymie gender bias on site, says Daphne Cheong.
Leone Lorrimer offers a series of resolutions to help ensure that architectural practices have fair and equitable remuneration, and a set of resources to support them.
Lee Hillam profiles BKA Architecture, a firm with an impressive approach to equitable employment, and explores the benefits of a flexible, part-time and gender-equitable workforce.
Under-valuing the core business of design is not the path to a sustainable industry. At the recent Victorian architecture awards, Vanessa Bird beseeches architects to value themselves and their work, and to set fees accordingly. The future of the profession will depend upon it.
Women are seriously underrepresented as registered architects in Australia. Parlour thinks that this matters – so we welcome two new fast track pathways to assist experienced practitioners become registered.
Gender is just one aspect of a diverse profession. Gill Matthewson opens up the discussion of the immense value of different perspectives in architecture.
Meet Clare Kwok, our latest profile in the National Gender Equity Committee's Women in Architecture series.
The gender pay gap in architecture does not discriminate, hitting just about every age group. Gill Matthewson digs into the Census stats and uncovers disturbing results.
Masters student and mother of two, Kate Sarkodee shares the joys and challenges of life on campus as an architecture student mum.
What do the recent AR Women in Architecture surveys really mean? Gill Matthewson digs into the stats and finds that some of the drama evaporates on close inspection.
Melinda Dodson, director and principal architect of Melinda Dodson Architects, interviewed by Michael Smith.
Rosemary Burne offers reflections and perspectives on the changing nature of gender politics in architecture.