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Episodic Urbanism in The Age

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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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AGDA awards Mongrel Rapture its highest accolade for book design

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AGDA awards Mongrel Rapture its highest accolade for book design

The Australian Graphic Design Association presented Mongrel Rapture, which we published on the work of ARM Architecture, with a Pinnacle prize at its 2015 awards program: https://awards.agda.com.au/finalist/3/10004/146 If we might... "Receiving a Pinnacle at the AGDA Awards is the highest accolade a jury can bestow on a piece of work." ...!

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Architectural Review Australia Pacific features Mongrel Rapture

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Architectural Review Australia Pacific features Mongrel Rapture

“It should be required reading”, says artist Callum Morton of Mongrel Rapture in his review of the book in the latest Architectural Review Asia Pacific.“As one might expect, this is no precious coffee table book,” Morten writes. “Rather, like ARM’s buildings, it’s a delirious mash-up of influences… a type of tool box for thinking through and developing architectural practice in our local context and beyond.” Find more info on the book, or grab a copy, here. 

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Grand Designs mag features Hightide

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Grand Designs mag features Hightide

Grand Designs Australia has featured Hightide: Queensland Design Now in issue 2.4 of its magazine, available in newsstands nationally (keep an eye out for the stunning, swooping interior of James Stockwell's Croft House on the cover). Find more info on the book, or grab a copy, here.

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