Blackburn show room – The Age

Whitehorse Road, Blackburn, is not only a busy thoroughfare, but also a strip burgeoning with signage. Literally each building is beckoning for attention, with advertisements competing for drivers’ attention. So when it came to developing a prominent corner site, the architects, Room 11, together with developers Zero Nine, took a different approach. Read the full article by Stephen Crafti here :  …

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Thomas Bailey – Architectural Walling Solutions in Concrete – CCAA

Architectural Walling Solutions in Concrete REGISTER HERE! Think you know all there is to know about concrete walling?   The Architectural Walling Solutions in Concrete seminar will surprise you, and at the same time, challenge the way you approach the task of designing, specifying and constructing concrete walls. You’ll come away with a new appreciation of what can be achieved with concrete.   Off-form …

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GASP STAGE 2 WINS NATIONAL AWARD FOR URBAN DESIGN

Jury citation GASP, the Glenorchy Art and Sculpture Park, is an evocative and memorable urban project. It includes a series of paths, bridges, buildings and landscapes that extend in an arc around Elwick Bay in Hobart, across the water from MONA. GASP Stage One received a National Award for Urban Design in 2013, and it is a great achievement for the subsequent stage to …

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Radio National – By Design

By Design’s Janne Ryan explores the recently opened GASP Stage 2 pavilion – including an interview with Architect Thomas Bailey and Project CEO Pippa Dickson. Listen here!

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Room11 @ M PAVILION – MTALKS / CATHEDRALS OF CULTURE

Tuesday 28 October 2014, 6.30pm-7.30pm Presented by DIS-cour.se, this discussion will look at the themes prevalent in the film Cathedrals of Culture—a screening collaboration between ACMI and MPavilion in November—and will deliberate on the narrative that is created by our interaction with spaces we know all too well. The twentieth-century German philosopher Walter Benjamin described the functioning of architecture as something that is consummated …

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AIA – NSW CHAPTER – Tuesdays@Tusculum

14 October 2014 – 6:00pm AARON ROBERTS (ROOM 11) / SHAUN CARTER (CARTER WILLIAMSON ARCHITECTS) In choosing a site, do you choose to celebrate, reject or blend in to its surrounds? In the beautiful yet harsh environment of natural and urban Australia this choice could dictate the survival of your building. Are we at the mercy of our site? Our buildings …

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Public lecture: Lens – Aaron Roberts

Wed 15th Oct 6:30pm – Sydney Aaron Roberts presents a discussion on the experiential qualities of architecture, its relationship to place and the underlying methodologies, intentions and outcomes of selected projects by Room11. Aaron Roberts is a founding Director of Room11 Architects. Room11 deliver projects across a wide range of typologies and scale, with a focus on architecture as means …

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M PAVILION – YOGA MEET WITH ROOM11 ARCHITECTS

Wednesday 10 December 2014, 8.00am-8.45am As part of the launch and program of the new M Pavilion –  Georgia Nowak brings the sermon! See here for details A designer and a yoga instructor collaborate on a structured lesson that takes us back to yoga’s Sanskrit roots—meaning ‘to combine’. Together, they create a morning wellness session reinforcing a positive design intention. …

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SITUATION

Room11 are pleases to announce our involvement in the RMIT Symposium and Exhibition  SITUATION.  We are working closely with artists Keith Deverell and Marcus Cook. The 7th IDEA international symposium hosted and convened by RMIT Interior Design. RMIT Design Hub, Melbourne, Australia 31 July to 3 August 2014 With Keynote Situators Ed Hollis & Bianca Hester Please come along friday night to …

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Juhani Pallasmaa visits GASP

A recent trip to the state for the Tasmanian Architectural Narratives Workshop, allowed Finnish architect Juhani Pallasmaa, author of ‘The Eyes of the Skin – Architecture and the Senses‘, to visit the Glenorchy Arts and Sculpture Park with Thomas Bailey. Room11’s Thomas Bailey and Megan Baynes were guest speakers at the event alongside Dr Carmen Fiol-Costa, Richard Leplastrier, John Wardle, Craig Rosevear & Juhani Pallasmaa – a full …

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Lighthouse complete

Happy to be moving in – A crisp, humble courtyard house in an urban sea. More here

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2014 Tasmanian Architecture Awards

Following on from a successful Stage 01, which received an Award for Urban Design at both the Tasmanian and National Architecture Awards in 2013, GASP! Stage 02 “was lauded by the jury as a focal point around which to build community pride and collective memory, receiving the 2014 Dirk Bolt Award for Urban Design.” Room11 are excited to be heading …

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ACCA – ICON series

Director of Room11, Aaron Roberts to give lecture at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art’s highly acclaimed lecture series of art history in free-fall. Enlivening iconic works of art and design. ICONS LECTURE SERIES COMMENCING MONDAY 28 JULY Presented by guest speakers Annemarie Kiely, Melbourne Editor Vogue Living, Anthony White, Senior Lecturer University of Melbourne, Helen Hughes, Editor Discipline Magazine and Aaron Roberts, Director Room11 Architects, …

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domus – Best of #pavilions

“With the approach of the Venice Biennale and of Milan Expo 2015 the theme of the pavilion returns topical. Many architectural types fall into this category: from educational space to architectural folly, from bar to belvedere. Among the best known in the world there is the temporary Pavilion outside the entrance to the Serpentine Gallery in Kensington Gardens. Designed by …

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Room11 shortlisted for Victorian Architecture Awards

Royal Wolf Victorian HQ shortlisted for the 2014 Victorian Architecture Awards within the Commercial Architecture and the COLORBOND® Award for Steel Architecture categories.    

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dwell – Our first US cover

GASP features on the cover of the May issue of American architecture journal dwell “This week we journey to Tasmania, where we show you Australian firm Room11’s viewing platform that ‘manipulates human perception.’”

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Artist studio – under construction

Artist Studio in Franklin, Tasmania. Glazing being installed. Rory from South Coast Builders doing a great job.

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Room11 on cover of Architecture Australia

Review : Aaron Peters, Paul Owen “In Room11’s contribution to the Glenorchy Art and Sculpture Park in Tasmania, saturated hues and formal restraint orchestrate dramatic views of the surrounding landscape.”

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Room11 Profile – HOUSES : 96

Room11 profiled in HOUSES issue 96 with five projects featured.

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Lookout House – Green Magazine

Lookout House featured in this month’s Green Magazine

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