Students

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Musified games and gamified music at the Seymour Centre for Vivid[28 May 2015]

    Musify+Gamify, a new exhibition and series of live performances at the Seymour Centre, was launched last night as part of Vivid Sydney. The Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning's Dr Oliver Bown and Dr Lian Loke are the curators of the cutting-edge program, which sees collaborations between experimental musicians, video game designers and interaction artists. More

  • Intercellular lights up the Quadrangle for Vivid[26 May 2015]

    The University of Sydney has been transformed into a glittering canvas of light, live performance and inspiring ideas at the official launch of Vivid Path to the Future last night. More