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Past events

A collection of past news, notices and events. This is maintained as an archive of the many, many activities relevant to the Parlour community.

2022 Sydney Autumn Salon

2022 Sydney Autumn Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the 2022 Sydney Autumn Salon, with Kathlyn Loseby and Monica Edwards, hosted by BVN.
On flexibility

On flexibility

Join Parlour, the ACA and the Champions of Change Architecture Group for an online discussion about the what, why and how of flexibility – with CPD.
Architecture of Celebration

Architecture of Celebration

Join us on 29 April for the first Parlour LAB for 2022. We are starting off in an optimistic mood, looking at Architecture for Celebration with Catherin Bull and Michele Lobo.
5. “Still possible worlds” – intersectionality and climate change

5. “Still possible worlds” – intersectionality and climate change

This month in the Parlour Reading Room we're considering climate change through an intersectional lens and imagining the "still possible worlds" that might be created.
2022 Melbourne Autumn Salon

2022 Melbourne Autumn Salon

Join us for the Melbourne Autumn Salon. With Tania Davidge and Sophie Cleland, this will be a session full of verve and attitude, intelligence and laughter.
2022 Adelaide Autumn Salon

2022 Adelaide Autumn Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the Autumn Salon with Lisa Lisutu and Hariklia Pontikinas. Come along for an engaging evening of cross-disciplinary conversation, companionship and conviviality hosted by Brickworks.
Listening, learning & leadership

Listening, learning & leadership

Join Parlour, the ACA and the Champions of Change Architecture Group for the first event in the Stepping Up series.
Parlour Salon – Making Home

Parlour Salon – Making Home

Parlour is delighted to be part of the Making Home series of events and installations at the MPavilion. Join us for a special Seasonal Salon exploring what it means to make homes for others, with architect Eloise Atkinson and community housing manager Charlotte Dillon. Curated by Tania Davidge, Sophie Dyring...
Making Home

Making Home

The Making Home events at the MPavilion turns attention to the ever-increasing number of older women at risk of homelessness, along with research and initiatives that aim to support these women.
BLAKitecture: The Manifesto

BLAKitecture: The Manifesto

BLAKitecture 2021/22 is shifting gears from its usual series of yarns across the season to a three-day series of events from March 21–23, coinciding with Melbourne Design Week.
Say It Loud Naarm

Say It Loud Naarm

SAY IT LOUD is coming to the Melbourne Design Week. This ‘travelling activation’ is seeking submissions from BIPOC and women in architecture and design active in Australia.
Navigating Encounters and Exchanges

Navigating Encounters and Exchanges

Navigating Encounters and Exchanges: Intercolonial trade, industry and labour mobility in Asia Pacific, 1800s – 1950s, the fifth annual ACAHUCH Symposium.
2021 Online Summer Salon

2021 Online Summer Salon

Please join Parlour and AWS for the 2021 Online Summer Salon. Come along to celebrate the end of the year with Marti Fooks and Amalie Wright.
Fishwick House guided tours

Fishwick House guided tours

The Walter Burley Griffin Society is running two exclusive guided tours of Fishwick house in Castlecrag on Sunday 7 November.
2021 Perth Spring Salon

2021 Perth Spring Salon

Join us for the Perth Spring Salon. We are delighted to welcome Tanya Jones and Deborah Binet – our conversationalists for the evening.
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