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Research, writing and scholarly papers

Naomi Stead is a Brisbane-based academic who writes about architecture, art and design. You have arrived at her online folio of writing, projects, and…

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog…

Profile of Durbach Block

This is a feature profile of Sydney architects Neil Durbach and Camilla Block, of Durbach Block architects. The feature was commissioned by PolOxygen magazine…

Eveleigh Carriageworks

CarriageWorks at the old Eveleigh Rail Yards, near Sydney’s Redfern Railway Station by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer Architects (TZG), is a superb example of the…

Ice Hotel

The ICEHOTEL could be the most uncomfortable hotel in the world. Such are the curious vagaries of the “experience economy” that people will pay…