Queensland has lost one of its most renowned and cherished architects, Gabriel Poole. Poole’s work was highly awarded — most notably, he received both the Robin
Western Australian CHAPTER
The WA Chapter represents the interest of the Institute and all of its members in Western Australia. Working in accordance with the Institute’s strategic plan, our committees implement programs to support our members and respond to current issues and opportunities for the profession.
We also focus on advocacy, raising the bar of excellence in architecture and the built environment more broadly in WA while actively engaging with the broader community, industry partners, universities, and state and local government.
The WA Chapter recognises the Noongar people as the traditional land owners of Nedlands. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging.
covid-19 WA UPDATE
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, we want to reassure you that the Institute has the depth, the professionalism and the commitment to respond effectively to the situation and its ensuing impacts on the architectural profession.
While the WA Chapter office is now closed for the foreseeable future, we will continue working hard to support you from our home.
Chapter staff will be in contact with all committees and rescheduling meetings via zoom conferencing. CPD and networking events will be postponed until further notice or will be made available digitally to be streamed online.
A message from the President, Peter Hobbs and State Manager Beata Davey can be found below in ‘Latest News’.
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2020 WA Architecture Awards
2020 ENTRANT GALLERY
The Australian Institute of Architects Awards program offers an opportunity for public and peer recognition of the innovative work of our WA architects.
We’ve received 77 entries across the 10 categories.
From the 77 entries there are 17 projects that will be considered for the Sustainable Award, 11 for the Colorbond Award for Steel Architecture and 25 for the WA Lighting Award sponsored by Mondoluce.
WA CPD Program
The Chapter hosts continuing professional development (CPD) events that address many aspects of architectural practice.
We also conduct activities including site tours for emerging architects as well as forums addressing consumer and industry trends.
As architects, we are committed to protecting the health, safety, and welfare of the public. The COVID-19 outbreak and the current health crisis strikes at the
The Institute calls on the National Government to support the design and construction industries during COVID-19 crisis
We’ve written to the Prime Minister outlining stimulus measures that are needed by the development sector during the coronavirus pandemic. The letter covers initiatives that would help to
In this video, Melissa Healy, Director at leading business advisors and accountants DFK Everalls, has some practical tips for architecture firms on how to protect your practice, look after your team and protect your cash flow during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Journal of the WA Chapter
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