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.


Upcoming events

View 2017 Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series full schedule. Registrations now open.

19/01 09/0324/03

Lecture Series #1: 'Why is it Architecture' Paul Pholeros Memorial Lecture with Peter Stutchbudy Architecture,

Lecture Series #2: 'Five Agendas for Contemporary Danish' Architecture with Boris Brorman Jensen & Kristoff Lindhardt Weiss, Denmark

Sponsored by: Bates Smart

Lecture Series #3: Savinee Buranasilapin & Tom Dannecker, Thingsmatter, Bangkok

Location: Asia Pacific Architecture Forum, State Library Queensland,

18/05 14/0916/11

Lecture Series #4: ​It's not a house hosted by Lance Herbst, Herbst Architects, New Zealand

Lecture Series #5: Andrew Maynard, Austin Maynard, Melbourne

Sponsored by: BDA Architecture and Hayball

Location: Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) Headquarters, Southbank, Brisbane*

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Lecture Series #6: Hannah Tribe, Tribe Studio Architects, Sydney

Location: Abedian School of Architecture, Bond University

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Additional seminar offerings


Creative 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) 

Register now for the Lecture (only)
Register now for the two-day offering

Queensland Housing Seminar


Moderated by: Haig Beck

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All talks at the Abedian School of Architecture are free admission and open to the public. 
Refreshments at 6:00 for a 6:30 start for all events unless noted otherwise. 

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

*unless noted otherwise

2016 Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series

View the 2016 Abedian School of Architecture Lecture Series schedule.





Paul Pholeros,
Paul Pholeros Architects & HealthHabitat, Sydney

Landscape Seminar:
Spektrum Arkitekter
Sue Anne Ware
Kevin O'brien
Marianne Kristensen Carter
Plummer & Smith
Gerard Mccormick

Richard Hassell,
Woha, Singapore

Sponsored by batessmart

Thibault Schwartz,
Hal Robotics,
Paris And London

Sponsored by DBI Design





David Neustein
And Grace Mortlock,
Other Architects,

Sponsored by HASSELL

Jimenez Lai,
Bureau Spectacular,
Los Angeles 

Sponsored by Studio Workshop

Housing Symposium
Jon Clements 
Clare Cousins
Vokes And Peters

Sponsored by Westera Partners and Hames Sharley

Drew Heath,
Drew Heath Architect,

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
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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

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