Alumni

  • Vale MADE WIJAYA (Michael White) - landscape architect, photographer, designer[31 August 2016]

    Made Wijaya (né Michael White, BSc(Arch)'75) was a larger-than-life legend going back to the middle of the 1970s. He had already acquired fame at the University of Sydney by the early 1970s for running a warung or food stall while still a student studying architecture. To top that off, he built a Japanese garden in a Glebe squat, and then asked the Japanese consul to open it. More

  • Pioneering technology rolls out to track the Australian indoor climate[21 June 2016]

    The University of Sydney's IEQ (Indoor Environmental Quality) lab, in partnership with several major corporations, is rolling out ground-breaking technology that will track the indoor climate in the largest survey of Australian workplaces. More

  • DesignINK Ecology[10 June 2016]

    Students from the University of Sydney's Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, School of Medical Science and the Sydney Conservatorium of Music have collaborated to create DesignINK Ecology a collection of films to be launched as part of Vivid 2016 on Friday 10 June at Central Park. More

  • 2016 NSW Graduate and Student Architecture Awards[7 June 2016]

    Congratulations to University of Sydney graduates Hope Dryden and Robin Lloyd (M.Arch 2015), who were awarded the NSW Design Medal at the 2016 Australian Institute of Architects' NSW Graduate and Student Architecture Awards. More

  • New scholarships for Indigenous leaders[24 May 2016]

    Nicholas Winmar and Liam Coe have been awarded the first University of Sydney Architecture Indigenous Leadership Scholarships. The scholarships are offered through a joint collaboration between the University's Campus Infrastructure and Services unit (CIS) and the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning. More

  • Students exhibit at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale[16 May 2016]

    For the first time a group of University of Sydney students are participating in the premier Venice Architecture Biennale, which is expected to draw around 200,000 international visitors from 28 May to 27 November 2016. Twelve Master of Architecture students are exhibiting speculative architectural models in Time, Space, Existence at the grand Palazzo Mora in Venice - one of the major Biennale collateral exhibitions organised by the Dutch not-for-profit Global Art Affairs Foundation. More

  • Will Habitat III defend the human right to the city?[2 May 2016]

    Luar Batang, one of Jakarta's oldest waterfront squatter areas, is being flattened. Residents and their homes will be removed to free up flood-prone land and access to the city for tourists. Thousands of people will be evicted, disrupting if not destroying livelihoods, jobs, homes and long-established social networks. More

  • Workshop collaborates on new tools for students with disabilities[11 April 2016]

    Students from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning collaborated with industry professionals and people living with disabilities in Enabled by Design-athon which workshopped new products and technologies to improve people's lives. More

  • MEDIA ARCHITECTURE BIENNALE 2016[5 April 2016]

    Come June 2016, the Media Architecture Biennale (MAB16) will project Sydney into the digital media spotlight. From June 1st, The Concourse in Sydney's Chatswood will host the world's leading experts in architectural digital technology for 4 days of conferences, seminars and symposia designed to discuss, assess and debate the impact of digital technology in the future design and development of smarter and more liveable cities. More

  • Many Hands Make Light Work[1 April 2016]

    Many Hands Make Light Work

    Lend a hand to co-create a collaborative digital artwork and discover the sounds of your hand at a unique digital artwork that will be open to the public at Central Park Mall's Digital Wall from April 1st. More

  • Students in design-athon to help people with disabilities[31 March 2016]

    This week up to 40 students from the University of Sydney will take part in a design-athon to mastermind new products and technology that could help improve the lives of people living with a disability. More

  • 1st in Australia, 17th globally for Architecture/Built Environment at the University of Sydney [22 March 2016]

    The 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject released today sees the University of Sydney take the number one position in Australia and 17th in the world in the architecture and built environment disciplines. More