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 Live!

Parlour Live! is our ever-increasing set of recordings from Parlour events and discussions. These can also be found on Parlour’s youtube channel of the same name. Check out our IGTV channel too.

2021 Melbourne Winter Salon – now online

2021 Melbourne Winter Salon – now online

Watch the video of the 2021 Melbourne Winter Salon, with Hari Pliambas and Justine Brennan.
Architecture in multicultural communities

Architecture in multicultural communities

Watch LAB 07 Living Together: architecture in multicultural communities with Kelum Palipane and Maram Shaweesh.
Preparing for Climate Change

Preparing for Climate Change

Watch Parlour LAB 06: Preparing for Climate Change: cities, design and ecology with Nerida Horner and Ihnji Jon.
Welcoming Unruly Bodies

Welcoming Unruly Bodies

Watch Jos Boys explore how everyday social, spatial and material practices come to frame what is ‘normal’ and ‘ordinary’ and questions our assumptions about who gets valued.
Equity in Housing

Equity in Housing

How can practitioners and researchers help create more equitable built environments? Watch Samantha Donnelly and Sophie Dyring discuss their work in housing.
Get organised

Get organised

How are activist groups demanding change and shifting the image of our professions? Watch the panel discussion with Akua Danso, Catherine Griffiths, Suzie Hunt and April McCabe.
Designing with Technology

Designing with Technology

Watch Parlour LAB 05, Designing with Technology: Robotics and Computational Design, with Müge Belek Fialho Teixeira and Nicole Gardner.
2021 Autumn Salon – video now up!

2021 Autumn Salon – video now up!

Watch the recording of the 2021 Autumn Online Salon, with Ellen Buttrose and Sarah Aldridge.
Not an expert – video now online

Not an expert – video now online

Watch Not an Expert, an online discussion about Cultural Authority with Danièle Hromek, Francoise Lane and Sarah Lynn Rees.
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.
Challenging the Canon

Challenging the Canon

How and why do we recover the histories of women’s active participation in shaping the built environment?  Watch Jude Barber, Sarah Rafson, Madhavi Desai and Karen Burns discuss recent projects to rewrite history in a Transformations panel discussion chaired by Julie Willis. How do we recover the histories of women’s...
Equity in Transport

Equity in Transport

Nicole Kalms and Derlie Mateo-Babiano look at how practitioners and researchers can help create more equitable transport environments.
Equity in practice – New Workplaces

Equity in practice – New Workplaces

How do we make the workplaces of the future? Watch the panel discussion from Transformations: Action on Equity, with Brian Clohessy, Angela Dapper, Patricia Rhee, Stephanie Bullock.
Mental Wellbeing

Mental Wellbeing

Naomi Stead and Ben Channon discuss what can we do to improve the mental wellbeing of students and practitioners.
Activists Transforming Injustice

Activists Transforming Injustice

Dr Sharon Egretta Sutton dares built environment professionals to accomplish an equitable future, not for themselves, but for the society they serve. Watch the keynote from Transformations: Action on Equity. In Activists Transforming Injustice: This is What Change Looks Like, Dr Sharon Egretta Sutton dares built environment professionals to accomplish...
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