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  • New architecture and planning staff to foster research and industry networks[26 March 2015]

    Several new staff appointments have been made by the University of Sydney's Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning to foster its research and industry networks. More

  • A weapon of mass creation to improve office building comfort[19 March 2015]

    A group of researchers from the University of Sydney's Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) Lab has developed world-leading technology to measure and improve the indoor human comfort factor of office buildings. More

  • Sydney Uni student wins prestigious RIBA Medal [4 December 2014]

    University of Sydney architecture student Jasper Ludewig, who completed the Bachelor of Design in Architecture degree with Honours in 2013, has been awarded the prestigious 2014 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Dissertation Medal. The RIBA President's Medals, which date back to 1836, are among the oldest and most prestigious architecture student awards in the world. More

  • New undergraduate architecture scholarship for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students[3 December 2014]

    The Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning is proud to announce the inaugural University of Sydney Scholarship in Architecture Leadership. This new scholarship, created in conjunction with the University of Sydney Campus Infrastructure Services, is open to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who are entering an Undergraduate degree with the Faculty in 2015—either the Bachelor of Design in Architecture or a Bachelor of Architecture and Environments. More

  • Humans and robotics team up in novel ways[27 November 2014]

    Students from the University of Sydney's Design Lab will give us an insight to the emerging technologies and ideas of tomorrow in a new exhibition More

  • Congratulations to Associate Professor Paul Jones[24 November 2014]

    Congratulations to Associate Professor Paul Jones, who was made a Fellow of the PIA (Planning Institute of Australia) at their NSW Gala Dinner annual awards on the 5th of November! More

  • Colour your world with mind painting![11 November 2014]

    A group of students from the University of Sydney are the masterminds of a unique, digital art project Mind Paintings, which will be launched for the 'The 7mm Pitch' public installation at Broadway's Central at Central Park, on Friday, 14 November at 6pm. More

  • Andrew Burges Architects wins Green Square Design Competition[7 November 2014]

    The City of Sydney has announced the winner of the Green Square Gunyama Park and Aquatic Centre design competition. Andrew Burges Architects, in conjunction with Grimshaw and TCL, have been selected to design Sydney's largest aquatic centre since the 2000 Olympics. More

  • Iconic Seidler city foyers transformed for one night for the Sydney Architecture Festival[3 November 2014]

    Foyer spaces of three iconic Harry Seidler buildings in Sydney's CBD will be transformed for a one-night only light exhibition, Temporal Formal at Seidler City, on Friday 7 November as part of the 2014 Sydney Architecture Festival. More

  • 'Open-city' principles and alternative views on city making and urbanism[27 October 2014]

    The Open-City and Future of the Bays Precinct talk will be an opportunity to learn about 'Open-City' principles in relation to the future redevelopment of this extraordinary part of the Sydney Harbour foreshore. More

  • A Sydney festival of mega proportions to tackle urbanism[13 October 2014]

    With large-scale urban projects underway along Sydney's harbour foreshore, Sydneysiders have got the right to ask what should its city look like. The University of Sydney will stage the first Festival of Urbanism to start a broader public conversation on how to better plan Sydney for the future. More

  • Student visions presented at Research Visions 2014[19 September 2014]

    Research Visions, the annual student research conference and exhibition of the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning when Masters and PhD students come together and celebrate their latest research work, will be held 22-26 September. More