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

A collection of past news, notices and events. This is maintained as an archive of the many, many activities relevant to the Parlour community.

Oceanic space and Pacific futures

Oceanic space and Pacific futures

PLEASE NOTE BOTH EVENTS ARE NOW POSTPONED. WE WILL ADVISE NEW DATES WHEN WE CAN. Apologies for the inconvenience.
Biophilic Design Workshops

Biophilic Design Workshops

The Living Future Institute of Australia (LFIA) will be running Biophilic Design Workshops in Sydney (31 March) and Melbourne (22 April).
Know My Name – IWD edit-a-thons, Melbourne & Hobart

Know My Name – IWD edit-a-thons, Melbourne & Hobart

Join us in Melbourne and Hobart for the 2020 International Women's Day edit-a-thons. Help write even more women into Wikipedia!
2020 Sydney Summer Salon

2020 Sydney Summer Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Sydney Summer Salon with Chi Melhem and Eva-Marie Prineas. Thursday 5 March, hosted by Allen Jack + Cottier.
2020 Melbourne Summer Salon - MPavilion

2020 Melbourne Summer Salon – MPavilion

Join Parlour and AWS for the Melbourne Summer Salon with Hélène Frichot and Charity Edwards on Sunday 1 March, at the MPavilion.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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