MSD up for Most Innovative Building

Posted on February 23rd, 2016 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Press

The MSD is in the running to be named Australia’s best public building of 2016! More here.

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TechInsider: Most Beautiful Schools in the World

Posted on February 1st, 2016 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Press

“Learning is meant to be a stimulating, invigorating, and engaging experience. So shouldn’t schools be equally awe-inspiring?”

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Vote for the MSD!

Posted on January 5th, 2016 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Awards, Things We Like

Click here to vote for the Melbourne School of Design [#13] as American Architect’s Building of the Year!

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ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

Posted on December 9th, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Academic

The Faculty looks back on their first year in the new Melbourne School of Design and how the spaces have contributed to growing a student culture and a community that reaches out to the whole of campus.

Also, see a recap of some of the awards the project has won this year here.

 

 

 

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verloren in vertaling | lost in translation?

Posted on December 2nd, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Press

“Object lessons Powerful, expressive, insane, incoherent, brilliant – such a feeling words push them through you when you are in and around the building strides. Because you will not run on anything all demands of your admiration. Sometimes you think it’s still in scaffolding state, then again in the splintering Deconstructivism threatens to erupt.”

– Hans de Groot, Het Houtblad

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“God Is in the Details”: 6 Moments to Make Mies Proud

Posted on November 30th, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Press

Architizer’s Paul Keskeys calls out the ceiling of Studio Hall at the MSD as part of his new mini-series on extraordinary detailing. See the other detail “moments” here.

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MSD wins top Interior Design Excellence Award

Posted on November 23rd, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Awards

The Melbourne School of Design is winner in the Public Spaces category and the Overall Winner in the 2015 Interior Design Excellence Awards of Australia. See the other winners here and photos of the awards party here!

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A VISUAL ESSAY OF THE MSD BY PETER HYATT

Posted on November 20th, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design

[vimeo video_id=”120017936″ width=”576″ height=”432″ title=”Yes” byline=”No” portrait=”Yes” autoplay=”No” loop=”No” color=”ffffff”]

Filmed and directed by Peter Hyatt at: hyattgallery.com.au

 

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MSD WINS BIG WITH INAUGURAL AIA AWARD

Posted on November 6th, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Awards

At Australia’s 2015 National Architecture Awards The Melbourne School of Design took home the inaugural Daryl Jackson Award for Educational Architecture, the highest honor for educational architecture in Australia. Daryl Jackson is a fixture in Australian architecture having won the first Sir Zelman Cowen Award and the Royal Australian Institute of Architects Gold Medal. He has led a very successful practice while continually contributing to the academy. We are proud to win such a prestigious honor and to be featured on the cover of AA!

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Learning in Fluid: A New University Typology

Posted on November 5th, 2015 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Melbourne School of Design, Press

The Melbourne School of Design is featured in C3 no.374, an issue that examines five new University buildings that are beginning to form a new building typology.

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