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News from Parlour and other places about gender, equity and the built environment.

Parlour Guides: review & update

Parlour Guides: review & update

Parlour is reviewing, revising and updating the much-loved Parlour Guides to Equitable Practice and would like your help.
Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Calling for Instagram guest hosts!

Do you want to host Parlour's Instagram account for a week? We are signing up people now for 2022.
Vale Wendy Lovelace

Vale Wendy Lovelace

In her decades of advocacy in creating an inclusive and accessible world, Wendy Lovelace never lost sight of architecture’s potential for poetry, writes Katherine Gifford.
Older women and housing in Victoria

Older women and housing in Victoria

The University of Melbourne invites experts in housing, aged care and equity to to attend a half-day workshop on older women and affordable housing.
Victorian Heritage Services Directory

Victorian Heritage Services Directory

The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) invites all practitioners providing heritage services in Victoria to join the new Heritage Services Directory.
Design Guide for Older Women’s Housing

Design Guide for Older Women’s Housing

The Design Guide for Older Women’s Housing is now available – download your copy today!
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.
Housing Assembly sessions available online

Housing Assembly sessions available online

Sessions from the 2021 Housing Assembly Symposium: Creating Socially Valuable Housing are now available online!
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.
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.
Indigenous positions at the University of Newcastle

Indigenous positions at the University of Newcastle

University of Newcastle is recruiting for five Indigenous positions across architecture, landscape architecture, construction management and disaster management.
ASPECT Studios is hiring in Melbourne

ASPECT Studios is hiring in Melbourne

ASPECT Studios seeks applications from high-performing Landscape Architects and Senior Landscape Architects for two permanent full-time opportunities in their Melbourne studio.
Housing Assembly

Housing Assembly

Join the Housing Assembly, a three-day online symposium on the social value of affordable housing convened by the Melbourne School of Design.
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