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MSD Incubator - relocatable classrooms competition

posted 07.11 in resources.

We invite you to propose design ideas for relocatable classrooms of the future. This Competition seeks to elicit innovation, creativity and blue-sky thinking; to encourage entrants to consider how things can be “otherwise”. Your...

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New Orleans slays the 20th Century

posted 05.11 in news.

“If something isn’t from the 19th Century, it has no necessity for preservation.” “It’s asking a lot for people to preserve something that may be younger than they are.” “It’s almost...

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Taglietti video

posted 02.10 in news.

Enrico Taglietti on his ACT schools. While at his desk, in front of piles of old drawings, he talks about working under Gough Whitlam (not unlike the pressures of the BER), concrete, and the good and “shameful” modifications to his...

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Process this Monday

posted 02.10 in news.

Process is on this Monday 1st March. They are having a spot of bother with their website, so you can find it here for the moment. This month the theme is “The Architecture School”, and how we design for them. More info in this big...

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Arsenal 1, Yale 0, Melb -1

posted 10.09 in news.

Arsenal’s old ground in London has been renovated into a housing complex. Allies and Morrison incorporated the old grandstands and planted the pitch. Clever. Yale’s Seeley Mudd Library, built in 1982 and designed by Roth and Moore...

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