Alumni

  • Australian students announced for 2016 MADE exchange [27 August 2015]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2016 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Australian students announced for 2016 MADE exchange [27 August 2015]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2016 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Australian students announced for 2016 MADE exchange [25 August 2015]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2016 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Faculty Leaders Share Knowledge and Cross Collaboration with Tongji University, Shanghai[25 August 2015]

    Professor Richard de Dear, IEQ Lab and Director, High Performance Buildings, recently visited CAUP (College of Architecture and Urban Planning) Tongji University, Shanghai where he addressed the faculties of Mechanical Engineering and Architecture. More

  • Exploring Opportunities for International Engagement[25 August 2015]

    As part of the Faculty's growing engagement with leading international institutions, Professor John Redmond, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, was pleased to welcome Professor Zhenyu Li, Dean of CAUP (College of Architecture and Urban Planning) Tongji University, Shanghai during a recent visit to Sydney. More

  • Faculty staff and alumni scoop NSW Architecture Awards[25 August 2015]

    Staff and alumni from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning have won four top awards handed out by the Australian Institute of Architects during the 2015 NSW Architecture Awards. More

  • Women architects debate future ways to work[28 July 2015]

    The University of Sydney in collaboration with Parlour Inc will host a panel of four powerhouse women architects for a robust debate on changes needed in architecture to create a more equitable and sustainable profession in the future. More

  • Vale Trevor Howells[10 July 2015]

    In this past week, Trevor Howells, renowned architect, architectural writer and academic unexpectedly passed away. More

  • Tackling housing unaffordability: a 10-point national plan[24 June 2015]

    The widening cracks in Australia's housing system can no longer be concealed. The extraordinary recent debate has laid bare both the depth of public concern and the vacuum of coherent policy to promote housing affordability. The community is clamouring for leadership and change. More

  • A day in the life of women in architecture[22 June 2015]

    Parlour Inc, a fast-growing, not-for-profit organisation that promotes gender equity in the architecture industry, will hold its first Sydney event at the University of Sydney next month. More

  • $4M research grant to innovate prefabricated housing industry[12 June 2015]

    Last month a significant $4 million research grant was awarded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) to establish a training centre over the next four years, which will unlock the enormous potential of Australia's prefabricated housing industry. More

  • Research goes nuts - architects and engineers to develop new Microtimber[3 June 2015]

    Macadamia shells are already used as a biofuel. Australian researchers are now proposing to use the nut's extraordinary properties as a basic element in a new Microtimber, made using pioneering 3D-printing technology. Until now, this technology has been primarily used for small-scale, industrial design products. More