Source: 'Adelaide is one of the world's great small cities and an Aussie leader in future liveability', Minister Anthony Albanese MP, The Advertiser, 26 October 2012 "MEN come together in cities in order to live," Aristotle said, "but they remain there in order to ...Read More
The Collaborative City exhibition has been a chance for people to see a cross section and summary of the work that's gone in to the Integrated Design Strategy since funding was first announced in early 2010. Since we opened our ...Read More
Infrastructure is what we call the stuff that powers and supports everyday life. Schools, hospitals, roads and rail, trams and buses, airports and sea ports. But it's also our 'green' infrastructure like our parks and waterways. Increasingly, the cables, routers ...Read More
Churchill said that failing to plan was about planning to fail. Adelaide's 30 Year Plan is about making sure we don't fail to plan for the right sort of growth in to the future. And if the 30 Year Plan is ...Read More
5000+ is a project about city re-design and renewal for Adelaide. And while this is a unique way of thinking about Australia's urban centres, we're not the only ones with this idea. Dublin's PIVOT program parallels our own objectives. So we asked Dublin ...Read More
I was asked to speak at the Art Gallery of South Australia’s SA Illustrated exhibition on the place for illustration. It seemed a great chance to explore the lost art of illustration in urban settings, and to use some contemporary ...Read More
- Written by Tim Horton.
- Posted on July 16, 2012.
Was Barrio a design outcome? Was it event? Theatre set? Part of the city? And are there lessons in the temporary in thinking about Adelaide’s built environment? Sure, it’s not high style design. It’s not about permanent footings or edifice. But ...Read More
Flying into Roxby Downs, scale is the first thing that hits you. Not only is Roxby Downs around 600km north of Adelaide but seen from the air, Roxby's remoteness in a vast desert is striking. The town centre appears from ...Read More
Back in November 2011, Dan Hill was in Adelaide to give a public lecture on the work of the world famous Helsinki Design Lab. Dan is a highly regarded leader in the international design community and a member of IDCSA's Advisory ...Read More
It's ironic that the location chosen for a major workshop on better urban design for Australian cities was hard to find. But on Friday 20 January, Minister for Infrastructure, Anthony Albanese MP welcomed around 40 individuals from government and non ...Read More