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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Sign up to Parlour to be kept informed on upcoming initiatives and to participate in the discussion.
Good Citizens – participating in public

Good Citizens – participating in public

Watch our session on advocacy and the importance of built environment professionals embracing what it means to be a good citizen – with Tania Davidge and Colleen Peterson.
Change from the inside

Change from the inside

Watch our session on making change from within – as employees, not employers – with Greta Stoutjesdijk and Johanna Picton.
Changing Cultures – Lessons from Construction

Changing Cultures – Lessons from Construction

Watch our Light at the End of the Tunnel session looking at cultural change in construction and what we might learn from work underway – with Alison Mirams and Natalie Galea.
How are the academics faring?

How are the academics faring?

Watch our session looking at what is going on in the universities and how academics are managing – with Deborah Ascher Barnstone and Libby Sander.
Reframing practice – new models

Reframing practice – new models

Watch our Light at the End of the Tunnel session exploring new models of practice and engagement – with Kieran Wong and Anna Maskiell.
Flexibility – How and why

Flexibility – How and why

Watch our Light at the End of the Tunnel session on the how and why of flexible work with Brian Clohessy.
The View from Cairns

The View from Cairns

Please join Parlour and Monash for our Light at the End of the Tunnel session on regional work and the potential of hybrid practice models with Shaneen Fantin and Belinda Allwood.
Good citizens

Good citizens

What are our rights and responsibilities as architects? How do we keep the needs of community at the forefront? Tania Davidge asks what it means to be a good architectural citizen.
Back to the Future Competition

Back to the Future Competition

The Back to the Future student competition seeks future planners, architects and community builders to work on multidisciplinary proposals for future settlements in North Arm Cove, NSW.
Ethics in Practice

Ethics in Practice

Watch Ethics in Practice, with Lee Hillam and Stephanie Bullock in conversation with Justine Clark and Alison Cleary.
Migration Matters

Migration Matters

Watch our session on the issues facing international students and architects during the pandemic, with Shelley Duffy and Thihoa Gill.
Progressing careers

Progressing careers

Please join Parlour and Monash Architecture for Progessing Careers, our next Light at the End of the Tunnel session on sponsorship, with Natalie Galea and Sophie Olsen.
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.
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.  
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