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Parlour in Action, 2019–2020

Parlour in Action, 2019–2020

Parlour has had an extraordinarily busy 18 months. We have now sat down and put it all together in our latest Parlour in Action report – a bumper edition, covering Parlour activity over the period May 2019–December 2020
Parlour Census Report

Parlour Census Report

New data analysis by Gill Matthewson shows that women are taking matters into their own hands regarding their presence in architecture, but there is still much work to be done.
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EM BE CE

EM BE CE

Emerging from a Sydney lockdown, the new practice EM BE CE has ambitious plans for growth and to foster a culture of open conversation, transparency and equity.
Rethinking Heritage

Rethinking Heritage

Watch Parlour LAB 11 on Rethinking Heritage with Amanda Achmadi and Kelly Greenop + Chris Landorf.
Practitioner survey – preliminary findings

Practitioner survey – preliminary findings

Naomi Stead provides an update on the Wellbeing of Architects research project, with an emphasis on some early findings of the recent practitioner survey.
The Future of Women in Architecture

The Future of Women in Architecture

Women in Architecture UK Chair Anna Schabel reports on the findings of the recent WIA survey on the future of women in the profession.
Architectural Work Cultures

Architectural Work Cultures

The Wellbeing of Architects: culture, identity + practice is a three-year collaborative research project, investigating wellbeing for those working in and studying architecture.
Wellbeing of Architects – findings so far

Wellbeing of Architects – findings so far

Watch our special presentation of the initial findings of the Wellbeing of Architects practitioners survey, with Naomi Stead, Tracey Shea and Byron Kinnaird.
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.
Clarity & confidence

Clarity & confidence

Watch Nikita Morell and Lindy Johnson discuss strategies and tactics for clear and confident communication at Light at the End of the Tunnel 35.
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.
Marion Lucy Mahony’s List

Marion Lucy Mahony’s List

Our latest Reading list is by Dr Annette Condello, who shares her recommendations for scholarly readings on Marion Lucy Mahony and her impact on popular culture.
Busting the Facade – video online

Busting the Facade – video online

Watch Busting the Facade: Welcome to Country. Danièle Hromek yarns with Samantha Rich, Annaliese McCarthy and Erin McDonald.
1. Introducing intersectional feminism

1. Introducing intersectional feminism

We are super excited to welcome Celeste Liddle and Janet McGaw to the Reading Room Conversations to discuss intersectional feminism – the recording is now available.
Cultural Principles & Protocols For Designers

Cultural Principles & Protocols For Designers

The Cultural Principles and Protocols For Designers, by Danièle Hromek and Terri Janke, provide an informative, accessible resource for designing with Country.
Wellbeing of Architects – research updates

Wellbeing of Architects – research updates

Parlour is delighted to be involved in the research-based advocacy project Wellbeing of Architects: culture, identity + practice. We present regular video updates on the project here.
Employee Ownership

Employee Ownership

Watch Employee Ownership with Lucy Burke-Smith and Janna DeVylder.
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