2018 National Architecture Conference, edge. Photographer: Ray Cash

2018 National Architecture Conference, edge. Photographer: Ray Cash

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National events, speakers, conferences & exhibitions

Events on this page include the National Conference, and other conferences, exhibitions and forums.

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Emerging Architect Prize Tour

Proudly supported by AWS, 2018 National Emerging Architect Prize recipient Christina Cho will tour the country to chat about her experiences at the crossroads: architecture + art, collaboration + public engagement, work + life.

2018 EAP Tour dates:

Venice Architecture Biennale 

26 May - 25 Nov 2018

The Venice Biennale is the premier architectural forum in the world. Australia’s representation in Venice presents an opportunity to showcase the highest levels of thought, research and design in Australian architectural culture. Our participation in the Biennale sets the example for Australian design achievement.

We are pleased to announce the Australian Exhibition for 2018, repair by Baracco+Wright Architects, in collaboration with artist Linda Tegg. repair will present thousands of temperate grassland species, cultivated and nurtured within the Australian Pavilion alongside large-scale architectural projections, representing a physical dialogue between architecture and endangered plant community reminding us what is at stake when we occupy land.

For more information click here


2019 National Architecture Conference

The upcoming National Architecture Conference will be held in Melbourne from June 21 to 22.
Further details coming soon...

2018 National Architecture Awards

Thursday 1 November I Melbourne
MAIÀ, Central Pier, Docklands

The National Architecture Awards have been held annually since 1981. These awards are the most prestigious in the design and construction industry. The National Architecture Awards recognise and celebrate outstanding achievements and excellence in architecture.

Commendations, awards and named awards will be announced across 14 diverse categories.

The 2018 National Architecture Awards is a sold out event, keep up to date with the evening by following the #NatAwards18 tag on our Twitter and Instagram pages.

Gold Medal Tour

2018 Gold Medal Tour – Alec Tzannes AM LFRAIA

Alec Tzannes was announced as the 2018 Australian Institute of Architects Gold Medallist at the National Architecture Conference. Alec, the Founding Director of Tzannes, is an outstanding practitioner and academic. His dedication to teaching, research and pedagogy has contributed significantly to the health of the profession in the future.

Join our 2018 Gold Medallist, on his national tour as he explores the themes that influence contemporary design thinking and language, the way we work, and the role of architecture in community.

View more information about the Gold Medal for Architecture here.

The 2018 Gold Medal Tour is proudly supported by BlueScope.