2014 News archive

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August 2014
MADE by the Opera House 2015 scholarship finalists announced   View Summary
25 August 2014
The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2015 MADE by the Opera House scholarship. University of Sydney students, Nina Tory-Henderson (Bachelor of Design in Architecture) and Alasdair Mott (Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Design in Architecture) are two of the five lucky finalists of the 2015 tertiary exchange program.
TetraBIN - a 2014 Sydney Design Awards winner   View Summary
25 August 2014
TetraBIN - a University of Sydney research project and crowd pleaser at Vivid Sydney earlier this year - is a 2014 Sydney Design Awards winner announced last week.
The biggest showcase of the next architects and designers   View Summary
14 August 2014
The University of Sydney's biggest design showcase of the year by the Faculty of Architecture Design and Planning kicks off on 21 August for Sydney Design 2014 and the University's Open Day on 30 August.
July 2014
Tin Sheds shows China's pioneering conservation work   View Summary
2 July 2014
A new exhibition at the University of Sydney's Tin Sheds Gallery showcases the pioneering conservation and preservation work carried out by Tongji University in Shanghai, including several of China's World Heritage Sites, over the past decade.
June 2014
This year's winners at the AIA NSW Awards   View Summary
11 June 2014
University of Sydney graduate Nicolas Cheuk Hang Wong, and current students, James Moulder and Andrew Nicolle, have taken out two of the major prizes at the Australian Institute of Architects' 2014 NSW Graduate and Student Awards.
Student films launch spectacular digital canvas at Central   View Summary
4 June 2014
First year students from the University of Sydney's Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning have developed a series of short films for World Environment Day on Thursday, 5 June. The films have been created for launch of The 7mm Pitch - a curated, digital art program that will be delivered on a supersized digital wall at Sydney's newest, green urban development, Central Park, on the fringe of the CBD.
April 2014
Cinecity global showcase of 60 second architectural films   View Summary
22 April 2014
Australia's growing architectural film event Cinecity has just announced its 2014 shortlist of 30 films from around the globe. The highly creative, unique showcase of 60 second, unedited films exploring architectural spatial ideas will be screened at a fringe event of the 2014 National Architecture Conference in Perth on 9 May, Vivid Sydney on 30 May and Melbourne's open-air art space, Testing Grounds, on 25 July 2014.
February 2014
Land Art on show at Tin Sheds   View Summary
14 February 2014
A new exhibition at the University of Sydney's Tin Sheds Gallery showcases the international, award-winning work of Denton Corker Marshall - the architecture practice behind landmark buildings including the Melbourne Museum, Sydney's Governor Phillip Tower and the UK's new Stonehenge Visitor Centre.
Acclaimed Japanese architect gives first public lecture in Sydney   View Summary
5 February 2014
Junya Ishigami, one of Japan's youngest and brightest architects will visit Sydney this week to deliver a one-off public lecture at The University of Sydney on Friday 7 February.