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

Parlour Census Report

New data analysis by Gill Matthewson shows that women are taking matters into their own hands regarding their presence in architecture, but there is still much work to be done.
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.
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How are the academics faring?

How are the academics faring?

Please join Parlour and Monash for our Light at the End of the Tunnel session looking at what is going on in the universities and how academics are managing – with Deborah Ascher Barnstone and Libby Sander.
Marion Mahony Griffin Sculpture

Marion Mahony Griffin Sculpture

The Walter Burley Griffin Society has launched the Marion Mahony Griffin Funding Request to help finance a contemporary sculpture in honour of Marion.
2020 Spring Salon

2020 Spring Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for our third online Salon, with Sophie Dyring and Miriam Wallace on Wednesday evening, 25 November.
Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Do you want to host Parlour's Instagram account for a week? We are signing up people now for 2021.
2020 Winter Salon – video now online

2020 Winter Salon – video now online

Watch Loata Ho and Kali Marnane in conversation at the 2020 Winter Salon.  
2020 Autumn Salon – video now online

2020 Autumn Salon – video now online

Watch our first Zoom Salon, with Jocelyn Chiew and Josephine MacLeod.
This is where we live

This is where we live

Annmarie Adams discusses the home as workplace, contemplating the growing importance of domestic architecture and the meteoric rise of the interior.
Cultural change on fast-forward

Cultural change on fast-forward

Many aspects of life are on pause, but cultural change at work is on fast-forward. Gerard Corcoran, CEO of Hassell, urges us to rethink the workplace for everyone’s benefit after COVID-19.
Research fellow sought for Sonorous Cities

Research fellow sought for Sonorous Cities

The Faculty of Music at the University of Oxford is looking for a research fellow for the ERC-funded project Sonorous Cities: Towards a Sonic Urbanism.
Getting to Yes

Getting to Yes

Watch our session on negotiation with Peter Gahan in conversation with Alison Cleary and Justine Clark.
Job opportunity at Reddog Architects

Job opportunity at Reddog Architects

Brisbane-based Reddog Architects seeks a well-rounded and detail-oriented architectural graduate/architect to join their practice.
Just keep swimming

Just keep swimming

Through economic downturns, changes in career direction and a lot of hard work, Macarena de la Vega de León has discovered that the best approach is to ‘just keep swimming!’.
Part 1 – who responded?

Part 1 – who responded?

The first in a series of posts exploring the preliminary finding of the survey Work & Wellbeing – Australian architecture & the COVID-19 pandemic.
Career shifts & breaks

Career shifts & breaks

Watch Career Shifts & Breaks, our Light at the End of the Tunnel session, with Shelley Penn and Dijana Tasevska.
Speaking Up

Speaking Up

Saneia Norton weighs up some interesting options for honing your public speaking skills, and offers insightful advice about how to put yourself out there, one step at a time.
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