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Uro books shortlisted for Australian Book Design Awards

Uro books shortlisted for Australian Book Design Awards

We were very happy to see that Uro's books Episodic Urbanism and Mongrel Rapture both made the shortlist for the 64th Australian Book Design Awards: http://abda.com.au/awards/shortlist-2016/ The awards celebrate the bravest and brightest, the most original and beautiful books published in Australia each year, with winners to be announced 13 May. Fingers crossed!

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Episodic Urbanism on air

Uro Publications

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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Mongrel Rapture in The Age

Mongrel Rapture in The Age

"ARM Architecture's blessedly dissonant Mongrel Rapture is not your typical hardcover vanity monograph, even if its resemblance to the Bible suggests otherwise." Mongrel Rapture gets pegged by Fairfax as a contender for one of the "best-looking books of 2015" (we think it's a pretty good read too). Read more here.

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Episodic Urbanism in The Age

Uro Publications

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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