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The Architecture Lecture Series is a series of free events hosted by practitioners and academics who are helping to expand and explore the definition and edge condition of architectural practice. This series is brought to you by the Abedian School of Architecture at Bond University.

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2020 events

January MarchMayJune

Lecture Series #1: Rodney Eggleston March Studio


Lecture Series #2: Eric L’Heureux Pencil

Lecture Series #3: Reconciliation Week Lecture

Lecture Series #4: ​Nigel Bertram


Lecture Series #5: Francesca Hughes/Tom Daniell

Lecture Series #6: Visiting Architect

Lecture Series #7: Jeremy Mcleod

Symposium #1: Starting a Practice Symposium

All talks at the Abedian School of Architecture are free admission and open to the public. Refreshments at 6pm for a 6.30pm start for all events unless noted otherwise. 

Abedian School of Architecture,
Building 3B, Bond University, Gold Coast Australia

We thank our generous sponsors without whom the Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series would not be possible.

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Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series

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Lecture Series #1: Phil Harris, Troppo, Adelaide

Paul Pholeros Memorial Lecture


Lecture Series #2: Boonserm Premthada, Bangkok Project Studio, Bangkok

Location: Asia Pacific Architecture Forum - State Library of Queensland, Brisbane 

Lecture Series #3: Kim Bridgland, Edition Office, Melbourne

Lecture Series #4: ​Belen Perez De Juan and Fernando Jerez, Smar, Madrid/Perth


Lecture Series #5: Chris Gilbert, Archier, Melbourne

Symposium #1: Sunshine Coast Architecture Kerry Clare, Lindsay Clare, John Mainwaring, Lindy Atkin, Steven Guthrie, Dan Sparks, David Teeland

Sponsored by BDA

Lecture Series #6: Julie Eizenberg, Koning Eizenberg, Los Angeles


View 2018 Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series full schedule

18 JanuaryLecture Series #1: Virginia Kerridge - Sydney, Paul Pholeros Memorial Lecture
16 March

Lecture Series #2: Richard - Naishrta Studio, Auckland
Location: Asia Pacific Architecture Forum - State Library of Queensland, Brisbane

28 June

Lecture Series #3: Panov Scott - Sydney
Sponsored by: BDA Architecture

2 August

Lecture Series #4: ​Baracco + Wright - Melbourne
Sponsored by: HASSELL

05 OctoberLecture Series #5: Rex Addison + Paul Haar, People x Place Matter/s Symposium
25 October

Lecture Series #6: Richard Johnson - Johnson, Pilton, Walker - Sydney
Location: AIA QLD Chapter, Southbank, Brisbane

View 2017 Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series full schedule

19 JanuaryLecture Series #1: 'Why is it Architecture' Paul Pholeros Memorial Lecture with 
Peter Stutchbudy Architecture, Sydney
9 MarchLecture Series #2: 'Five Agendas for Contemporary Danish' Architecture with 
Boris Brorman Jensen & Kristoff Lindhardt Weiss, Denmark. Sponsored by: Bates Smart
24 MarchLecture Series #3: Savinee Buranasilapin & Tom Dannecker, Thingsmatter, Bangkok
Location: Asia Pacific Architecture Forum, State Library Queensland, Brisbane
18 MayLecture Series #4: ​It's not a house hosted by Lance Herbst, Herbst Architects, New Zealand
27 JulyCreative Practice Seminar w/ Bob Sheil Keynote Speaker: The Bartlett School of
Architecture UCL, Director. 
Sponsored by: Hassell in collaboration with: Royal Melbourne
Institute of Technology (RMIT), The University of Adelaide, Queensland University
Technology (QUT) 
14 SeptemberLecture Series #5: Andrew Maynard, Austin Maynard, Melbourne
Sponsored by: BDA Architecture and Hayball
Location: Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) Headquarters, Southbank, Brisbane*
6 OctoberQueensland Housing Seminar. 
Moderated by: Haig Beck
16 NovemberLecture Series #6: Hannah Tribe, Tribe Studio Architects, Sydney
Location: Abedian School of Architecture, Bond University

View the 2016 Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series schedule.

21 January

Paul Pholeros,
Paul Pholeros Architects & HealthHabitat, Sydney
19 FebruaryLandscape Seminar: Spektrum Arkitekter, Sue Anne Ware, Kevin O'Brien,
Marianne Kristensen Carter, Plummer & Smith, Gerard Mccormick
4 March

Richard Hassell, Woha, Singapore
Sponsored by batessmart

10 March

Thibault Schwartz, Hal Robotics, Paris And London
Sponsored by DBI Design

21 JulyDavid Neustein And Grace Mortlock, Other Architects, Sydney
Sponsored by HASSELL
15 September

Jimenez Lai, Bureau Spectacular, Los Angeles 
Sponsored by Studio Workshop

14 October

Housing Symposium, Jon Clements, Clare Cousins, Vokes And Peters
Sponsored by Westera Partners and Hames Sharley

3 November

Drew Heath, Drew Heath Architect, Sydney
Sponsored by BDA Architecture

See below for a list of past events via iTunes.

23 Oct 2014Presented by Lindsay and Kerry Clare, Directors, Clare Design,Professors
of Practice, University of Newcastle, Visiting Professors, Bond University
View on iTunes U
25 Sept 2014Presented by Dagmar Reinhardt, Director, Reinhardt Jung Architects and
Design, BAE Program Director, Digital Architecture and Research Leader,
University of Sydney.
View on iTunes U
17 Jul 2014Presented by Paul Minifie, Director, Minifie van Schaik Architects, Director,
Design Practice Research Centre at RMIT and Associate Professor, RMIT
School of Architecture & Design
View on iTunes U
10 Jul 2014Presented by John Wardle, Director, John Wardle ArchitectsView on iTunes U
29 May 2014Presented by Kristen Whittle, Director, Bates Smart Melbourne and Visiting
Professor at Bond University
View on iTunes U
27 Mar 2014Presented by David Pigram, Iain Maxwell, Michael Holt and Chris KnappView on iTunes U
06 Mar 2014Presented by John ChoiView on iTunes U
08 Feb 2014Presented by Sir Peter Cook and Gavin RobothamView on iTunes U
10 Jan 2014Presented by Arabella Masson and Csaba TarsolyView on iTunes U
01 Nov 2013Presented by Haig Beck and Jackie CooperView on iTunes U
24 Sept 2013Presented by David Hertz, FAIA, Society for Environmental Architecture,
Los Angeles
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26 Jul 2013Presented by Paul Owen and Aaron PetersView on iTunes U
12 Jul 2013Presented by Sigrid Brell-Cokcan & Johannes BraumannView on iTunes U
02 Jul 2013Presented by Rory Hyde, Rory Hyde Projects, Amsterdam and MelbourneView on iTunes U
25 Jun 2013Presented by Christopher Hill, Linedota Architects, LondonView on iTunes U
20 Mar 2013Inaugural lecture presented by Michael Banney, m3architectureView on iTunes U
3 Apr 2013Presented by Michael Holt and Marissa LoobyView on iTunes U
3 Jun 2013Presented by Virginia San Fratello

View on iTunes U