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A  building that can’t be ignored: BVN and Woods Bagot’s monumental Sydney collaboration

A building that can’t be ignored: BVN and Woods Bagot’s monumental Sydney collaboration

Greenland Centre is a landmark project in the heart of Sydney that has redefined the possibilities for residential skyscrapers.

Kevin O’Brien, the architect designing for Country

Kevin O’Brien, the architect designing for Country

Kevin O’Brien is a designer and Principal architect with BVN. In a new installation for Queensland’s Bleach Festival, O’Brien takes inspiration from Country and the Wallum Banksia.

“It’s about people and place” – education design in 2021

“It’s about people and place” – education design in 2021

How can we design our schools to better support our people and enrich our sense of community? Indesign Editor, Alice Blackwood, talks education and urbanism in 2021.

The natural carpeting choice for Indigenous employment hub

The natural carpeting choice for Indigenous employment hub

Milliken-Ontera’s Water Yuludarla – a carpet collection based on the work of Gumbaynggirr artist, Brentyn Lugnan – has helped transform the Yarpa Hub into a welcoming place of connection and cultural strength.

Is open air architecture the future of social interstices?

Is open air architecture the future of social interstices?

From the streets of New York to the laneways of Melbourne, Stephen Crafti looks at how architects are reinventing the public realm to support collaboration and connectivity.

It’s official: the 2020 Sustainability Awards shortlist is here

It’s official: the 2020 Sustainability Awards shortlist is here

The 2020 Sustainability Awards shortlist has been announced and this year, there have been quite a few very pleasant surprises.

A new type of office that’s buzzing with cross-pollination

A new type of office that’s buzzing with cross-pollination

Designed by BVN in association with Jasmax, B:Hive Smales Farm is a vibrant workplace for businesses to thrive.

On the Move

On the Move

We cover the latest moves, promotions and celebrations across the architecture and design industry, including Plus Architecture, Gray Puksand, Unispace, PTW and more.

Institute’s 2019 Architecture Award winners revealed

Institute’s 2019 Architecture Award winners revealed

Diverse, responsive and innovative, 35 winners and 12 commendations have been revealed for the Institute’s 2019 Architecture Awards.

Sustainability Live launches next Thursday with impressive speaker line-up

Sustainability Live launches next Thursday with impressive speaker line-up

The third annual Sustainability Live conference returns to Sydney, Thursday 7 November, with renowned panellists dissecting the year’s most critical industry issues.

BVN co-CEO Neil Logan headlining Sustainability Live

BVN co-CEO Neil Logan headlining Sustainability Live

Sustainability Live has announced its keynote speaker – Neil Logan, co-CEO of BVN who will bring his future-focused approach to the stage.

What is wellness in 2019?

What is wellness in 2019?

The wellness revolution is well and truly upon us. But what exactly defines wellness and how is it shifting? We reflect on projects from the 2018 INDE.Awards.

48 hours to go! INDE.Awards entries close this Friday

48 hours to go! INDE.Awards entries close this Friday

Are you ready to make your mark, boost your practice’s exposure, and have your voice heard? Enter INDE.Awards by Friday 8 February 2019.

Synergy, CSIRO by BVN

Synergy, CSIRO by BVN

More a library than a workplace, the new CSIRO building in Canberra, designed by BVN, is deeply satisfying in a host of ways.

An Xbox shaped building: CSIRO Canberra by BVN

An Xbox shaped building: CSIRO Canberra by BVN

CSIRO’s Synergy building entices scientists out of their labs and into open, collaborative spaces. It was an ambitious proposition from the architects, BVN, but in making the hypothetical a reality the team has created a workplace that is nothing short of award-winning having taken out The Work Space category at the 2018 INDE.Awards.

Going green: Sustainability Awards shortlist revealed

Going green: Sustainability Awards shortlist revealed

Architecture & Design‘s Sustainability Awards recognises the talent and progress of Australian architects and designers in the sustainability space. And the 2018 shortlist is out now.

The Institute’s 2018 National Architecture Awards shortlist revealed

The Institute’s 2018 National Architecture Awards shortlist revealed

Take a look at the outstanding work that made the cut in the Australian Institute of Architects’ national awards program.

What does it take to be a winner? Hear from 3 winning studios, only at FRONT

What does it take to be a winner? Hear from 3 winning studios, only at FRONT

What are the secrets to success? What gives designers the edge to take home INDE.Awards gold? THIS WEEK at the inaugural FRONT, meet three award-winning design teams as they explain just what gave them the edge.

INDE.Awards 2018 Gala: The night that brought APAC A&D together

INDE.Awards 2018 Gala: The night that brought APAC A&D together

‘Community’ was the dominant theme at the INDE.Awards 2018 Gala in Singapore. It was a celebration of outstanding design, architecture, material and culture as well as an opportunity to knit together a stronger fabric for our regional industry.

Where is the best office in the region? Well … here it is!

Where is the best office in the region? Well … here it is!

Asia Pacific boasts some of the world’s leading commercial environments. But is there one that truly stands out as an exemplar? The INDE.Awards says YES!

Here’s why we’re leading wellbeing in design: Asia Pacific’s best wellness spaces

Here’s why we’re leading wellbeing in design: Asia Pacific’s best wellness spaces

Wellness continues to be a central driver in contemporary design. Here are the region’s best wellness spaces according to the INDE jury this year.

Who came out on top? Presenting your INDE.Awards Winners for 2018

Who came out on top? Presenting your INDE.Awards Winners for 2018

The wait is over! Couldn’t make it to INDE.Awards Gala on 22 June in Singapore? Don’t fret! Here are your official 2018 winners …

The designs are out for Adelaide Contemporary

The designs are out for Adelaide Contemporary

The highly coveted, international design competition called for a landmark cultural destination for the city of Adelaide – Adelaide Contemporary.

Indesign Luminary: Rosemary Kirkby

Indesign Luminary: Rosemary Kirkby

Rosemary Kirkby has been described by an industry commentator as “a fearless, well-organised dynamo of a campaigner for better workplace design.” Kirkby has created internationally acclaimed and award-winning workplaces, which have revolutionised the thinking about work and workplaces and set completely new benchmarks.

The [UQLD] West Wing by BVN

The [UQLD] West Wing by BVN

Step inside BVN’s West Wing refurb for the TC Beirne School of Law and Walter Harrison Law Library within the University of Queensland’s famed Forgan Smith Building.

What happens when commercial design goes public?

What happens when commercial design goes public?

Brisbane’s most recent commercial addition, 480 Queen Street by BVN, has been designed to create a sense of local community inclusiveness – a disruptive concept to the traditional public versus private model.

480 Queen Street Brisbane, featuring BHP Billiton by BVN

480 Queen Street Brisbane, featuring BHP Billiton by BVN

What happens when private business goes public – in a commercial design sense, that is? Brisbane’s most recent commercial addition, 480 Queen Street by BVN, is designed to create a sense of community inclusiveness. It’s a new-think approach to the traditional public-versus-private model.

Wellness In The Workplace With Frasers Property By BVN

Wellness In The Workplace With Frasers Property By BVN

Businesses can thrive when workers are healthy, happy and productive. The new Frasers Property head office by BVN implements a subtle and overt design program to better promote wellbeing, innovation and leadership.

Who won what at the 2015 NSW Architecture Awards

Who won what at the 2015 NSW Architecture Awards

The 2015 winners of the Australian Institute of Architects’ NSW Architecture Awards were announced at Sydney Town Hall last night.

Indesign Luminary: James Grose

Indesign Luminary: James Grose

James Grose slides into a chair and cruises readily through a series of questions you know he’s answered many times before. He has an affability and boyish energy which, despite his late-forty-something years, he wears with ease. He’s also a natural talker. It has been said, he quips, that he talks too much. But he speaks well and his enthusiasm is engaging. At the same time, he is unassuming and explains his work with the sweeping strokes of thorough consideration.