Archinect - News 2016-05-01T13:39:55-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149943004/ashton-raggatt-mcdougall-wins-2016-australian-gold-medal Ashton Raggatt McDougall wins 2016 Australian Gold Medal Justine Testado 2016-04-29T18:21:00-04:00 >2016-04-30T11:01:35-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mo/mo5vgp45f45di987.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Stephen Ashton, Howard Raggatt, and Ian McDougall have left a lasting impression in the Australian contemporary architecture scene since they founded Ashton Raggatt McDougall in 1988. Since then, ARM has built projects that the Australian Institute of Architects describes as &ldquo;some of the most extraordinary [if not sometimes controversial] buildings in the short post-colonial history of [the] country.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><p>ARM's contentious body of work recently earned them the 2016 Gold Medal in the Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards. Here's a glimpse of their work:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/bc/bcgqs90z9it28o2k.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/9b/9bxnnw1ol2eiv4s5.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1r/1rgk5vqaem6v862z.jpg"><br><em>Photos by John Gollings.</em></p><p>Find out more <a href="http://bustler.net/news/4855/national-culture-builders-arm-architecture-wins-the-2016-australian-gold-medal" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/123301464/peter-stutchbury-receives-2015-gold-medal-in-australia-achievement-in-architecture-awards Peter Stutchbury receives 2015 Gold Medal in Australia Achievement in Architecture Awards Justine Testado 2015-03-20T12:49:00-04:00 >2015-03-20T13:18:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0k/0kehldl90btq7gre.jpg" width="514" height="612" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Peter Stutchbury's 34 years of architectural practice reached a milestone in winning the 2015 Gold Medal in the Australia Achievement in Architecture Awards during a March 19 evening ceremony at the Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. Organized by the Australian Institute of Architects, the national awards recognize respected practitioners, up-and-coming architects, academics, and students for their exemplary contribution to the profession in various disciplines.</p><p>Like a token of national pride, the achievement award recognizes the recipient's ongoing contribution to advancing architecture through practice, teaching, and participation in professional activities and organizations.</p><p>The jury described Stutchbury as "mastering the art of creating architecture that speaks of the place it inhabits &ndash; buildings that are environmentally sustainable, culturally specific and locally embedded."</p><p>More about Stutchbury below:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ym/ymnhg9ta9yas7yth.jpg"></p><p>&lsquo;Since establishing his own practice in 1981, Stutchbury and his firm have rece...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/113125755/winners-of-the-2014-australian-national-architecture-awards Winners of the 2014 Australian National Architecture Awards Justine Testado 2014-11-07T18:17:00-05:00 >2014-11-07T18:17:30-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uc/uccogqvojag6kivq.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Some great-looking projects in Australia were announced as the winners of the 2014 National Architecture Awards on November 6 at the Darwin Convention Centre. Organized by the Australian Institute of Architects, this year's results were geared toward community-based projects. Out of 153 qualified projects, 43 awards and commendations were given to 36 projects across 12 national categories.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a few of this year's winning projects:</p><p>National Award for Commercial Architecture &ndash; 8 Chifley Square by Lippmann Partnership/Rogers Stirk Harbour &amp; Partners (NSW).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mg/mgg33t92h23a97dz.jpg"></p><p>National Award for Interior Architecture &ndash; Garangula Gallery by Fender Katsalidis Mirams Architects (NSW)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yo/yo5awt2h77hf0lqh.jpg"></p><p>National Commendation for Public Architecture &ndash; South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute by Woods Bagot (SA).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/be/be1nbblifpr7sf1u.jpg"></p><p>The Robin Boyd Award for Residential Architecture &ndash; Houses (New) &ndash; House at Hanging Rock by Kerstin Thompson Architects (Vic).</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ne/nevwkfpy2crfnss0.jpg"></p><p>See the full winners list and more photos on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_australian_institute_of_architects_2014_national_architectur/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/73058883/gold-coast-northern-rivers-regional-architecture-awards-winners Gold Coast/Northern Rivers Regional Architecture Awards Winners Anna Johnson 2013-05-13T17:06:00-04:00 >2013-05-21T18:08:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ym/ym8tg6z2k2dfgkyb.jpg" width="514" height="491" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A joint venture between PDT, STH and HASSELL, and a separate project by dm2architecture, have taken top honours in the 30th Australian Institute of Architects&rsquo; 2013 Gold Coast/Northern Rivers Regional Architecture Awards.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>