UWA architecture and urban design students win recognition

Friday, 13 November 2009

Students from The University of Western Australia have won recognition for design concepts for the redevelopment of Royal Perth Hospital and its health precinct.

Gus Rose

Clean green farm will make every raindrop count

Thursday, 12 November 2009

The University of Western Australia's Ridgefield Future Farm will be officially opened next week with the aim of integrating cropping, livestock and native ecology and being carbon neutral by 2020.

Simon Anderson

New Dean of Architecture at UWA

Thursday, 12 November 2009

A Western Australian architect who has taught at The University of Western Australia for the past 20 years has been appointed to lead the University's Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts as its Dean.

Art pushes cultural boundaries

Wednesday, 4 November 2009

Two Indonesian art students are about to embark on an intensive art program of cultural orientation and investigation at The University of Western Australia (UWA) to see how art education differs from their home school in Java.

Achitecture, Landscape and Visual Arts building

Beachside sand structures before the jury

Friday, 1 May 2009

Leighton Beach will become a design hub on Tuesday (May 5) when Architecture and Landscape Architecture students from The University of Western Australia build a variety of three-dimensional sand structures which will later be judged.

Bushfire smart house

Wednesday, 11 February 2009

A PhD project at The University of Western Australia has resulted in the development of a house which can sustain itself in a bushfire without human intervention.

Fights, loss and videotape at UWA graduates' art exhibition

Wednesday, 26 November 2008

A canvas ‘painted' by people staging a bloody and theatrical fight; paintings that evoke nostalgia for a lost childhood at the beach; and a jumper knitted from video tape are some of the works on show in an exhibition opening soon at The University of Western Australia. 

Architecture and Landscape Architecture students visiting India's Taj Mahal

Architecture and Landscape students apply their skills outside the classroom

Thursday, 23 October 2008

A number of UWA students studying Architecture and Landscape Architecture have recently had the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills in the ‘real world'. Fourteen Landscape Architecture students returned from India recently after starting work on plans for the gardens around the newly completed Australian High Commission's Chancery building in New Delhi, whilst a number of first year Architecture students have also put their skills into practise in a way that was enjoyed by the wider community for the Kings Park Festival.

Bush gazebos in Kings Park

Friday, 26 September 2008

Bush Gazebos inspired by the tale of Alice in Wonderland and designed by The University of Western Australia's architecture students promise to create another dimension at this year's Kings Park Wildflower Festival. 

Bagus Hati

Monday, 2 June 2008

At certain times of the week, visitors to a novel exhibition at The University of Western Australia's Cullity Gallery in the School of Architecture and Fine Arts would be excused for thinking they are witnessing art theft in action.

The ALVA Studio

Life's a beach for UWA architecture and landscape students

Monday, 12 May 2008

Leighton Beach will become a design studio for 180 first year architecture and landscape students from The University of Western Australia when they form teams to test their skills in building unusual ‘sandcastles'.