The Institute's weekly e-news - 29 Aug.
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It’s great to be back on deck, having returned from a trip planned prior to joining the Institute. While the timing for this trip may not have worked out as I had originally planned, it did give me a valuable opportunity to reflect on the Institute, the profession and the meetings I had with members and staff in the Queensland, NSW, South Australian, Victorian and Tasmanian Chapters prior to my departure (NT and WA – you are next on the list). These meetings allowed me to listen to and observe some of the challenges and opportunities ahead of us.
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Premiere of Harry Seidler Documentary 

The Australian Institute of Architects Foundation, in association with Film Art Media will present the Australian premiere of Harry Seidler : modernist, a retrospective documentary on the extraordinary life, work and architectural legacy of the celebrated architect Harry Seidler.

Screening at the Sydney Opera House on Sat, 22 Oct with a Q&A session to follow. For more information and to book, click here

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Australian Urban Design Awards 2016 - Entries Open

The Australian Urban Design Awards are the nation’s premier awards for excellence and innovation in urban design. The program aims to encourage cities, towns and communities across the country to strive for best practice in all urban design projects. Entries for the 2016 awards are now open and will be accepted until Fri 9 Sep. 
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Médecins Sans Frontières: Architects Wanted 

Médecins Sans Frontières’ teams deliver medical assistance to those who need it most. But to make this possible they need individuals with a range of professional skills, including architects, engineers and construction managers. As a technical logistician with MSF, you could be rehabilitating health structures, setting up feeding centres or restoring damaged hospital.
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Fishwick House

Walter Burley Griffin’s celebrated Fishwick house now has its own website. A comprehensive resource, covering the design, construction, history, prominence and restoration of this heritage listed house and outlining its important place in the evolution of Australian architecture.
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Design Speaks - Work Place/Work Life

The annual Work Place/Work Life conference brings together Australasia’s leading practitioners in workplace design and wellbeing. This year’s one-day forum will take place on 31 August at the Clemenger BBDO Auditorium at NGV International, Melbourne. Secure tickets and see the full program here.

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