2010 News archive

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December 2010
Exposing our energy usage   View Summary
15 December 2010
Five households were fitted with exterior blackboards that publically displayed the residents' dailyResearch project proposes that self-awareness and self-exposure may be the key to reducing energy usage
November 2010
Graduate Exhibition - Archipelago - 26 November   View Summary
26 November 2010
Archipelago Graduate ExhibitionThe 2010 Graduate Exhibition will be launched on Friday, 26 November, and feature work from our Architecture and Design Computing programs
Portfolios begin to come in for Architecture and Design Computing   View Summary
26 November 2010
Graduate Exhibition work by Viljoen SeugnetPortfolios from students seeking entry into the Bachelor of Design in Architecture and Bachelor of Design Computing in 2011 have started to come in
Expanded Architecture - International Architecture Film Night   View Summary
3 November 2010
Expanded Architecture merges avant-garde film, architecture and expanded cinemaThe Expanded Architecture - International Architecture Film Night will be held at Performance Space, Carriage Works, from 6pm on Saturday, November 6th, as part of the Sydney Architecture Festival.
Screen Studio Film Night showcases student work   View Summary
3 November 2010
IDEA Film NightOn Thursday, 4 November, students from the Interaction Design and Electronic Arts program will be exhibiting multi-channel video installations as part of their major projects this Semester
October 2010
Bates Smart Flowing Light Pavilion to feature in Sydney Architecture Festival   View Summary
13 October 2010
Flowing Light Pavilion at Customs HouseAn innovative pavilion in front of Sydney's Customs House will explore how fabric can change the scope of people's engagement with architecture.
Sydney Architecture Festival 2010   View Summary
13 October 2010
Sydney Architecture FestivalThe fourth annual Sydney Architecture Festival is on from 20 October to 7 November, and will feature an informative and entertaining program of architectural talks, exhibitions, films, seminars, tours and activities.
Sydney students light up Singapore   View Summary
7 October 2010
LumenocityAndrew Daly and Sascha Crocker, students from the University of Sydney's Master of Architecture program are participating in the inaugural Smart Light Singapore Festival
Expanded Architecture - International Architecture Film Night   View Summary
7 October 2010
Expanded Architecture merges avant-garde film, architecture and expanded cinemaThe Expanded Architecture - International Architecture Film Night will be held at Performance Space, Carriage Works, from 6pm on Saturday, November 6th, as part of the Sydney Architecture Festival.
August 2010
Architecture Revue opens for limited season   View Summary
24 August 2010
Architecture Revue 2010The 2010 Architecture Revue is set to launch for strictly limited season at the Seymour Centre. Carrying a proud tradition of irreverent humour, topical stories and outstanding set design, this year's show is titled "Ceci n'est pas une revue d'architecture"!
Step into the future at open day   View Summary
23 August 2010
TouchscreensMulti-touch screens and many other projects including innovative iPhone applications and an interactive DVD store terminal will be on display at the Wilkinson building at the University of Sydney's Open Day on Saturday August 28.
Flowing Light Pavilion to feature in Sydney Architecture Festival   View Summary
20 August 2010
Flowing Light Pavilion at Customs HouseAn innovative pavilion in front of Sydney's Customs House will explore how fabric can change the scope of people's engagement with architecture.
Sydney academic leads sustainable charge into East Asia   View Summary
17 August 2010
Professor Richard de DearProfessor Richard de Dear, from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, is spearheading collaborative research in thermal comfort with leading institutions on China and Japan.
Metamorphoses opens to acclaim at the Tin Sheds Gallery   View Summary
13 August 2010
Matamorphoses ExhibitionMetamorphoses, an exhibition of models and drawings by Master of Architecture students in the Digital Architecture Research Studio at the University of Sydney, has opened at the Tin Sheds Gallery
July 2010
Architecture student selected for youth summit   View Summary
12 July 2010
William ChanArchitecture student William Chan selected for 2010 Brightest Young Mind Summit.
Leo Beranek comes to Sydney University   View Summary
12 July 2010
Leo BeranekWorld famous acoustician Professor Leo Beranek will be visiting Sydney in August and giving a special presentation for the Faculty.
June 2010
New Dean for the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning in Semester 2, 2010   View Summary
30 June 2010
Professor John RedmondThe Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning is excited to announce the appointment of Professor John Redmond as its new Dean, commencing in second semester, 2010.
PhD student shortlisted for prestigious competition   View Summary
18 June 2010
Ptroposition photoMichael Zanardo, a PhD candidate in the Faculty of Architecture Design and Planning, has lead of a small team that has been shortlisted for the prestigious Proposition 2065 competition.
Faculty Prize Ceremonies 2010   View Summary
7 June 2010
Postgrad prize nightThe Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning recently held its undergraduate and postgraduate prize nights.
Strong showing for Sydney students at industry awards   View Summary
4 June 2010
AIA logoFaculty of Architecture, Design and Planning students were very successful in the 2010 NSW Chapter Student Awards which is presented by the Australian Institute of Architects.
May 2010
Applications for second semester now open   View Summary
19 May 2010
Postgraduate information nightApplications are still open for mid year entry for all our postgraduate programs - the second semester begins in late July. Whether you want to enhance your knowledge in your existing field or develop expertise in a new discipline, the Faculty has a number of broad options that can be catered to your needs.
April 2010
Ken Woolley awarded Honorary Doctorate   View Summary
23 April 2010
Ken WoolleyKenneth Woolley AM, BArch (Hons) 1955, has received an Honorary Doctorate at a graduation ceremony in the Great Hall on Friday 16th of April.
March 2010
Master of Architecture graduate wins prestigious Harvard scholarship   View Summary
30 March 2010
Monica Earl's award winning designRecent Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning graduate Monica Earl has won a prestigious scholarship to Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Thursday Night Lecture series for Autumn 2010 released   View Summary
9 March 2010
Thursday Night LecturesDetails of the Autumn 2010 season of Thursday Night Lectures have been released, with nine lectures spanning a wide range of design, architectural and planning issues