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Rogue photographer Will Salter featured on the ABC

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The ABC's program My Garden Path has featured Rogue photographer Will Salter. Watch Will explain how early training in horticulture led to a career in wild life photography, a passion for landscape design and his more recent work shooting Rick Eckersley's astounding garden for this immersive and totally singular book: My Garden Path - ABC TV from will salter on Vimeo.

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A brand new bookshop on architecture and design

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A brand new bookshop on architecture and design

It's been a tumultuous few months, but Uro's new bookshop will finally be open to the public from next Tuesday 9 June onwards. The shop interior has been designed by our good friends Architecture Architecture and sits within the Collingwood Yards, a hidden courtyard garden surrounded by historic buildings recently revitalised by Fieldwork and SBLA. We can attest that these brilliant people, not to mention the team that manages the Collingwood Arts Precinct and our many talented neighbours, have created a very special place to spend time in. So, with restrictions easing, we would like to invite our Melburnian customers to...

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Angelo Candalepas: Australian Islamic Mission – the story of the Punchbowl Mosque

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Angelo Candalepas: Australian Islamic Mission – the story of the Punchbowl Mosque

‘Mosques in Sydney are rarely designed by architects’, writes Maryam Gusheh in her essay in Angelo Candalepas: Australian Islamic Mission, and are rarely in formalised and dedicated places of worship. The Punchbowl Mosque in Western Sydney, therefore, is particularly unique. Designed by Angelo Candalepas and Associates for the Australian Islamic Mission, who won the National Award for Public Architecture in 2018 for the mosque's design, the Punchbowl Mosque represents a poignant moment of collaboration across faiths and cultures. Angelo Candalepas: Australian Islamic Mission tells its story through four written reflections from faith, architectural, cultural and engineering viewpoints. The mosque is now iconic for its singular,...

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Among Buildings a finalist in Australian Book Designers Association Awards

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Among Buildings a finalist in Australian Book Designers Association Awards

Among Buildings has made the ABDA 2018 Awards Longlist for ‘Best Designed Independent Book’ alongside a number of exceptionally designed books by individuals and independent publishers.

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A distillation of a lifetime's thinking about architecture

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A distillation of a lifetime's thinking about architecture

Leon van Schaik AO has been Professor of Architecture at RMIT University for 30 years. His latest book, Architecture in its Continuums, represents the distillation of a lifetime of thinking about architecture and the ways in which it is practiced, researched and taught, with forewords by Professor Kate Heron, Head of Architecture at the University of Westminster, and Professor Vivian Mitsogianni, Associate Dean of Architecture at RMIT. The book will be launching at the NGV International, as part of Melbourne Design Week, at the NGV Melbourne Art Book Fair on Saturday 17 March. Andrew Mackenzie will chair a panel discussion...

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