May 18th, 2014
Episode 319 of 346 episodes
Tonight Ivan Turcinov, director of CHTÂArchitects joins us -Âhttp://chtarchitects.com.au/ CHT Architects: Maze Apartments, Richmond CHT Architects:Pearcedale Aparments, Broadmeadows CHT Architects:Pearcedale Aparments, Broadmeadows NEWS & EVENTS Robert Simeoni was announced winner of the St. Kilda Lifesaving Club and was also selected to design the new Stokehouse Restaurant -http://www.portphillip.vic.gov.au/MediaStatement-Stokehouse-Preferred-Architect-Announced.pdf Currently showing at the Monash University Museum of Art, Caulfied Campus is MUMAâs second exhibition for 2014,Concretebrings together the work ofÂsixteen artists, both Australian and international. The exhibition explores the concrete, or the solid and its counter: change, the flow of time. As we prepare to mark the centenary of the First World War, the exhibition considers the impact of time upon built and monumental form, reading between materiality and emotion, form and memory.Â It includes work from artists Laurence Aberhart (NZ) | Jananne al-Ani (IRQ/UK) | Kader Attia (DEU/DZA) | Saskia Doherty (AUS) | Fabien Giraud & Raphael Siboni (FRA) | Igor GrubiÄ‡ (CRO) | Carlos Irijalba (ESP) | Nicholas Mangan (AUS) | RÃ di Martino (ITY) | Ricky Maynard (AUS) | Callum Morton (AUS) | Tom Nicholson (AUS) | Jamie North (AUS) | Justin Trendall (AUS) | James Tylor (AUS).ÂÂ For more info seehttp://www.monash.edu.au/muma/exhibitions/2014/concrete.html. RMIT Design Hub, upcoming exhibition and symposium,Architectural Urbanism: Seoul/Melbourne, curated by Sand Helsel and Anna Johnson, This project is the second stageÂof a cross-cultural, bilateral exhibition of award-winning architects from Seoul, SouthÂKorea and Melbourne, Australia. Opens 15thMay at the RMIT Design Hub.See more at:http://www.designhub.rmit.edu.au/exhibitions-programs/architectural-urbanism-seoul-melbourne#sthash.e2zgoFK0.dpuf This Sunday 10thMay artist Nikos Pantazopoulos presents Private View and Occasional Performance, a performance and photographic series taken in Melbourne and Sydney's back rooms of bars, nightclubs saunas and private venues that accommodate anonymous, discreet encounters for the homosexual and queer community. Through personal experience of negotiating these spaces, this series centres on the interior architecture and the mimetic references to traditional and contemporary tropes of art. The performance starts on Level 3 at 4pm at the Ian Potter Centre at NGV Australia at Fed Square in the David McDiarmid exhibition and makes its way through the galleries of NGV including the Australian and indigenous collection onto Flinders street. -http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/whats-on/programs/public-programs/performance-private-view-and-occasional-performance Australian Architecture Lecture Series,this week Simon Reeves talks about Australia's mid century and lesser known ÃmigrÃ architects @ 2.30 pm while Mauro Baracco talks Robin Boyd at 4pm. Lectures are held in RMIT Building 8, level 11 Lecture theatre. All welcome.