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News & events

News and events from Parlour and other interesting places.

Architecture for Joy, Joy for Architecture

Architecture for Joy, Joy for Architecture

Watch Parlour LAB 04: Architecture for Joy / Joy for Architecture – our session on mental wellbeing with Rebecca McLaughlan and Naomi Stead.
HyperSext City

HyperSext City

HyperSext City, by the XYX Lab, is showing at the Tin Sheds Gallery in Sydney until 9 April, with a number of upcoming events.
2021 Sydney Autumn Salon

2021 Sydney Autumn Salon

Please join Parlour, AWS and the XYX Lab for the Sydney Autumn Salon with Samantha Donnelly and Tiana-Jane Furner-McBeath.
Women Transforming the City: Part 3

Women Transforming the City: Part 3

Parlour is delighted to be back at the MPavilion for the third iteration of Women Transforming the City – with Tania Davidge, Georgia Birks, Felicity Watson and Emma Appleton.
IWD Wikipedia edit-a-thon, 2021

IWD Wikipedia edit-a-thon, 2021

Please join us in Melbourne for the annual IWD Wikipedia edit-a-thon. Let's get even more women into Wikipedia! Come along to edit in company.
Architecture on Indigenous Lands

Architecture on Indigenous Lands

Watch Parlour Lab 02, Architecture on Indigenous Lands: Thinking Indigeneity, whare whenua, with Carroll Go-Sam and Deidre Brown.
Parlour in Action, 2019–2020

Parlour in Action, 2019–2020

Parlour has had an extraordinarily busy 18 months. We have now sat down and put it all together in our latest Parlour in Action report – a bumper edition, covering Parlour activity over the period May 2019–December 2020
2021 Adelaide Summer Salon

2021 Adelaide Summer Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the 2021 Adelaide Summer Salon with Josephine Evans and Victoria Clarkson on Wednesday 24 February, hosted by Brickworks.
Graduate Certificate in Environmental Design

Graduate Certificate in Environmental Design

The University of Melbourne still has some spaces for the Graduate Certificate in Environmental Design (GCED) for Semester 1 2021.
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.
Interdisciplinary Collaboration

Interdisciplinary Collaboration

Parlour LAB 03: Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Indonesia, Fiji and the Gold Coast. Michaela Prescott and Heather Shearer discuss their research in conversation with Kali Marnane and Macarena de la Vega de León.
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.
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.
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