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Emergency Shelter Exhibition

posted 05.13 in events.

Emergency Shelter Exhibition

It’s the day after … Your family is frightened, cold, and alone … What protection can you give them? This exhibition is to propose shelters that could not only protect people from rain and other elements in emergency...

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Christchurch Dreaming

posted 03.11 in news.

I’ve just woke up two hours early today from a dream that may have turned into a nightmare. I was living in Christchurch. Looking around me, a sizeable chunk of Melbourne’s architects were living there too. A few trams had made the...

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Cyclone Yasi

posted 02.11 in news.

As this category 5 cyclone approaches the Queensland coast, the Brisbane Times interviews some local architects about the possible effects. Brisbane Times The word from architects on the coast is that Cyclone Larry (2006) culled the badly...

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Floods

posted 01.11 in news.

UPDATED 14.11.11 After a devastating week in Queensland, thousands of houses and businesses are filled with brown water. In a week it will be toxic brown sludge. This will take months to sort out and the demand for transitional housing will be...

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