Building defects in apartment blocks are far from unusual. We need to identify the systemic flaws contributing to them.
Eva Prats and Ricardo Flores have built a portfolio that combines the rehabilitation of old buildings with creating new public spaces.
It's tempting to blame building certifiers and the fact they are privately employed. But the cracks in the quality of our apartment buildings go deeper and can be fixed.
Meet the Landscape Architecture alumni behind Brooklyn-based landscape design, installation and maintenance firm HARRISON GREEN
“Even planners can’t plan for opportunities – so take them as they come!” - Claire Ferguson, Bachelor of City Planning
Australia's coastal settlements are highly exposed to the impacts of climate change. Climate-resilient urban landscapes that can cope with large amounts of water need to become the new normal.
Despite being drawn to a wide range of career paths while growing up – veterinary science, architecture and nutrition, all possibilities – there’s no doubt that Renee Aquilina has finally found her calling.
Professor Sisi Zlatanova is a leading international authority on 3D geographic information systems. Her research investigates the production and management of 3D digital models for large public buildings, with the aim of improving accessibility, safety and emergency response procedures.
UNSW Built Environment student Diana Espiritu will spend her summer working with an arts-based NGO in Cambodia, collaborating on a festival and expanding the exchange of knowledge across cultures.
For most high school leavers, a trip to the careers advisor’s office can help to narrow down a long list of options for the future. But Rohaan Taneja only had eyes for a Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours).
The task of cooling cities, improving thermal comfort and reducing energy consumption were discussed at the UNSW Built Environment event