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News & events

News and events from Parlour and other interesting places.

Oceanic space and Pacific futures

Oceanic space and Pacific futures

How do Oceanic conceptions of space shape architecture and culture? Join Karamia Müller and Charmaine ‘Ilaiū Talei at Melbourne Design Week and Brisbane’s Asia Pacific Architecture Festival.
2020 Adelaide Summer Salon

2020 Adelaide Summer Salon

Join Parlour and AWS for the Adelaide Summer Salon with Sally Wilson and Jenna Holder on Tuesday 11 February, hosted by Brickworks.
AILA Next Steps report

AILA Next Steps report

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects has released the AILA Gender Equity: Next Steps report, which sets out a roadmap for improving gender equity in landscape architecture.
Melbourne 2019 end-of-year Salon

Melbourne 2019 end-of-year Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the last Melbourne Salon of the season – on 4 December, 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?
MADA seeks Innovation Fellow for 2020

MADA seeks Innovation Fellow for 2020

The Monash Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture (MADA) is seeking an Innovation Fellow to work with the Department of Architecture in 2020.
Gender & Academic Leadership in India – call for papers

Gender & Academic Leadership in India – call for papers

Research symposium on Gender and Academic Leadership in Architecture in India – call for papers, abstracts due by 16 December.
Women in Design 2020+

Women in Design 2020+

Registrations are open for Women in Design 2020+, a conference and exhibition to be held in Mumbai from 8–10 January 2020.
Reflections on Women in Design

Reflections on Women in Design

Women in Design 2020+ conference Chair Brinda Somaya reflects on the progress that has been made for Indian women in architecture over the past 20 years.
Black Females in Architecture in Melbourne

Black Females in Architecture in Melbourne

Akua Danso, co-founder of Black Females in Architecture, is hosting the second BFA international Meet & Greet in Melbourne at Brickworks.
Hear Me Mall! Feminist karaoke

Hear Me Mall! Feminist karaoke

Hotham Street Ladies invite you to Hear Me Mall, a feminist karaoke party and talent quest! Saturday 9 November, Boronia Mall.
Transformations program and speakers

Transformations program and speakers

Transformations : Action on Equity brings together an extraordinary group of researchers, professionals and activists who are 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.
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