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'A building for books about buildings': The Australian features Uro Publications

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'A building for books about buildings': The Australian features Uro Publications

‘Architecture and design deserve a shop with walls’ said The Australian last Friday, in an article on, well, us!  We were wrapped to find our little bookshop was the subject of this feature in Australia’s only national newspaper, which, in the face of recent bookshop closures, took our shop as a business case study of sorts in niche bookselling. Read the full article here. 

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Episodic Urbanism on air

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Episodic Urbanism on air

"Exquisite drawings; really sensitive, quiet insertions into the urban fabric, but all about the way that people use space... sublime architecture." http://ondemand.rrr.org.au/grid/20151111082522 Triple R's Simon Knott talks on Peter Elliott's work at RMIT and our book on the subject, Episodic Urbanism. 

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Episodic Urbanism in The Age

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Episodic Urbanism in The Age

""One city block is like a little experiment in how you reimagine a city," says Elliott. "It's an idea about hundreds of small changes — many things you probably don't notice, but the collective effect is an experience that people just get when they go there."We were thrilled to discover a full page (!) feature in last Saturday's The Age on our new book Episodic Urbanism (http://www.uromedia.com.au/Episodic-Urbanism) and the renewal of RMIT's city campus over the past two decades by Peter Elliott Architecture + Urban Design. You can find the feature, by The Age's regular design columnist Ray Edgar, online...

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Mongrel Rapture receives Architecture in the Media award

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Mongrel Rapture receives Architecture in the Media award

Mongrel Rapture has won the Bates Smart Architecture in the Media State Award. In their citation, the jury described the book as "an exemplary model of an architectural monograph..." Needless to say, we're thrilled! You can read the full citation below:Mongrel Rapture is an exemplary monograph. While ARM have made a significant contribution at both state and national level, this is the first on their work. A 'book of record', a testament and a confession, the monograph adopts the format of transcript and storyboard. The graphic style is punchy and akin to a pamphlet.Mongrel Rapture is a grab bag of...

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AGDA awards Mongrel Rapture its highest accolade for book design

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AGDA awards Mongrel Rapture its highest accolade for book design

The Australian Graphic Design Association presented Mongrel Rapture, which we published on the work of ARM Architecture, with a Pinnacle prize at its 2015 awards program: https://awards.agda.com.au/finalist/3/10004/146 If we might... "Receiving a Pinnacle at the AGDA Awards is the highest accolade a jury can bestow on a piece of work." ...!

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