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News & events

News and events from Parlour and other interesting places.

Transformations program and speakers announced

Transformations program and speakers announced

We are delighted to announce the speakers and program for Transformations : Action on Equity – an extraordinary group of researchers, professionals and activists who are challenging and changing the way we think about gender in the built environment.
2019 Adelaide Spring Salon

2019 Adelaide Spring Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Adelaide Spring Salon with Felicity Sando and Rua Hashlamoun on 30 October, hosted by Caroma.
Real / Material / Ethereal – design research conference

Real / Material / Ethereal – design research conference

Monash University invites practitioners and researchers to the second Annual Design Research conference on 3–4 October 2019.
A conversation with Naomi Stead & Adam Nathaniel Furman

A conversation with Naomi Stead & Adam Nathaniel Furman

Join Parlour for an informal conversation with Adam Nathaniel Furman and Naomi Stead – queerness, cultural difference, class, unpaid labour, online activism! On 8 October.
Male Champions of Change – tools for download

Male Champions of Change – tools for download

Architects Male Champions of Change foundation group has developed a range of strategies and resources specifically targeted for architectural practices.
Parlour shortlisted for Beazley Designs of the Year Award

Parlour shortlisted for Beazley Designs of the Year Award

Parlour is delighted to announce that WikiD: women, Wikipedia, design has been shortlisted for the Beazley Designs of the Year Award at the London Design Museum.
Wellbeing by Design

Wellbeing by Design

On 20 September, join the next Future Forum in Adelaide to hear about emerging design ideas and how they can influence health and wellbeing.
Sydney Spring Salon 2019

Sydney Spring Salon 2019

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Sydney Spring Salon on 23 September, with Leone Lorrimer and Ninotschka Titchkosky hosted by BVN.
Transformations: action on equity - book now!

Transformations: action on equity – book now!

Join Parlour and the University of Melbourne for two days of lively, incisive and necessary conversation on gender equity in the built environment professions. Together, we will reflect on the impact and effect of recent action, explore emerging topics and precipitate future work.
The Anganwadi Project seeks volunteers

The Anganwadi Project seeks volunteers

The Anganwadi Project is currently seeking Australian-based architects keen to volunteer for the 2019/2020 building season in India.
2019 Melbourne Spring Salon

2019 Melbourne Spring Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Melbourne Spring Salon with Eli Giannini and Catherine Ranger on 12 September, hosted by Brickworks.
Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Do you want to host Parlour's Instagram account for a week?
Orange Spring Salon

Orange Spring Salon

Parlour is coming to Orange for our first event in regional New South Wales! Please join Parlour and AWS for a Spring Salon with Sally Sutherland and Jocelyn Jackson, hosted by Source Architects.
Adelaide Winter Salon

Adelaide Winter Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Adelaide Winter Salon with Kerstin Thompson and Justine Clark on 27 August, hosted by the Australian Institute of Architects.
Launceston Spring Salon

Launceston Spring Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Spring Salon with Sophie Bence and Pippa Jensen, hosted by Brickworks on 6 September. Part of Open House.
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