The Local Project


SUPPORTING & Showcasing The Local Design Community

Co-hosted by Cave Urban and Permaculture Northern Beaches this event will focus on the many uses of bamboo in creating frameworks and industrial goods.

Presented by Jennie Officer of Officer Woods Architects and the UWA School of Design, the evening event will focus on regions and the role they play in development and urbanisation.

In partnering with the Australian Institute of Architects NSW Chapter, the Randwick City Council invites Andrew Nimmo, NSW Chapter President, to curate the discussion on renovating heritage buildings.

This series will provide insight into how the field of architecture changed the world, how different structures and materiality came to be and how each period redefined the future of architecture.

The collective awareness of accessibility is getting better, but what does designing for inclusive spaces and places really mean?

With over 8 years of exposure, Philip Stejskal Architecture understand the benefits of a good brief.

Curated by Emily McDaniel, this public lecture 'What is Void?' will discuss the concept and associations of void as a spatial notion by contemporary Aboriginal artists from around the country.

The University of Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning will host John Macarthur to give a public lecture on a fictional city analysed within the architectural discourse of today.

The symposium will foster insight on how best to advance architectural culture through agency, platform and educational institutions. It will serve as a foundation for the next 100 years.

This event will initiate a research project on sustainability within residential housing.

The Victorian approach to design will be celebrated with more than 20 speakers from Melbourne across a wide variety of creative disciplines.

The Melbourne Pavilion within the 2018 DesignInspire exhibition will showcase Victoria's design strengths and draw people together for meetings, events and networking.

The largest-ever international presentation of Victorian design will be showcased at Asia’s premier design event, Hong Kong Business of Design Week (BODW) in December 2018.

This panel event will introduce guest speakers who will present the latest developments in design technology.

The Design Festival features works across Industrial Design, Fashion, Interactive and Visual Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Architecture and Visual Arts.

Kathy will lead a workshop in the afternoon that parallels her exhibition, Wild City. It is here that the audience will create a collaborative sculpture expressing thoughts and ideas about habitats.

An in-depth discussion challenging the notion of what it means to live closer together.

Gabriel Hendifar, Creative Director of APARATUS, will discuss his experience as an American born after the Islamic Revolution. He will look at the tangible idea of connection to a physical place.

Can we strengthen communities and foster social interaction through designs that embrace shared facilities as well as providing quality private space?

Join the University of Sydney’s School of Architecture, Design and Planning Alumni Association for the panel discussion to hear from experts at the front line of housing development discuss critical i

Gemma Savio, Ela Glogowska and Qianyi Lim make an original proposition for a new intervention in the Inner West, offering fresh thinking and identifying compelling opportunities for the future.

Industry leaders will discuss the emergence of the 18th-century pavilion, the $340 million Sydney Modern extension to the AGNSW and the temporary pavilion as a modern phenomenon.

Hosted by PTW Architects and Inhabit Group, Thomas Z. Scarangello and Ray Daddazio will present the latest findings from international engineering leader Thornton Tomasetti.

Architecture on Show (AOS) welcomes JPE Design Studio who will provide insight into the creation of the City of Prospect's new Community Hub, Library and Innovation Centre (CLIC).

An opportunity for practitioners in the architecture, built environment and heritage field to discuss the contribution of heritage as a core in the understanding of sustainable architecture.

Supported by the Sunshine Coast Solar Farm and Sunshine Coast Council, renewable energy guru Trevor Birrell will discuss renewable methods in home design.

Sustainable Design Engineer Nick Bishop of NBE Consulting will discuss the cutting edge sustainability methods in the Nightingale 1.0 project in Brunswick, Melbourne.

Beaumaris Modern OPEN is a one-day-only, exclusive sneak peek into 5 classic Beaumaris Mid-Century homes and one church.

Architect Richard Healey-Finlay will discuss Edith Street apartments project in St Peters. Geoff Bonus, director of Bonus + Associates, will speak about his project, the Grace and Venables.

As part of the 2018 Sydney Architecture Festival, the film Mies On Scene: Barcelona in Two Acts traces how Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion changed the history of architecture forever.

The establishment event of UrbanGreening will workshop the network’s vision, scope and future of sustainable opportunities for the built environment.

From the Science Gallery Melbourne, the Melbourne School of Design will host Perfectionism, the exhibition on why humans strive for perfection.

In the first installment, Mark will examine internationally renowned artist James Turrell’s large-scale installations located within buildings and landscapes around the world.

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