This issue is a train wreck of big brands, naive and not so naive political populism; ignorance about architecture and conflicting theories of architecture, planning and urban design .
Perhaps it will always be a perennial question for architects: Does it matter who we work for and who our patrons are? Does it matter where the money comes from?
In Australia most architects design housing. In some ways, it is the last bastion of architectural control. But only just. Since the 70s housing has
We really need to have this debate as a profession: What should we be teaching in the architecture schools?
It’s getting towards the end of the semester and we are starting to talk about procurement and contracts in the Architectural Practice class. This inevitably
Like Martin Sheen in the above image most architects in Australia are barely surviving. Their heads are just barely above water. Like the Doors song