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MELBOURNE SCHOOL OF DESIGN FEATURED IN BLUEPRINT

UK architecture and design publication, Blueprint, featured the Melbourne School of Design building in its May-June 2015 issue. (PDF: 15MB)

(INSIDE) DESIGN COVER STORY ON IDEA WINNERS

The Melbourne School of Design is this month's cover story in (inside) design after taking overall winner in the interior design excellence awards 2015.

ARCHITECTURE AUSTRALIA NOVEMBER 2015

Architecture Australia profiles the recipients of the 2015 National Architecture Awards in its latest issue, of which the Melbourne School of Design won the Daryl Jackson Award for Educational Architecture. Jury citation is included.

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ECOLIBRIUM FEATURE ON MELBOURNE SCHOOL OF DESIGN

Industry publication Ecolibrium explores in detail the environmental, educational and research aspects of the new building in its September issue.

MSD IN TIME OUT MELBOURNE

Alan Pert, Director of the MSD, was interviewed in a profile of the building for July's issue of monthly events and lifestyle magazine Time Out Melbourne which featured a selection of buildings open to the public as part of Open House Melbourne.

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MSD FEATURED IN OCULUS

Oculus magazine, the publication of the New York chapter of the American Institute of Architects, featured the new MSD building in their Summer issue, calling it "a wellspring of teaching tools for studnets of architecture..."

 

INFOLINK PIECE ON THE MSD'S USE OF STAINLESS STEEL MESH

Australia's architecture, building and construction industry online directory discussed the new building's use of stainless steel mesh and how it helps the building achieve its goals of spatial openness and mix of light and space.

MSD IN DECCAN HERALD

Indian newspaper, the Deccan Herald, discusses why the new Melbourne School of Design scooped an international Green Good Design award in their Homes section editorial.

TAKE A TOUR OF THE NEW BUILDING WITH GIZMAG

Nick Lavars tours the 'pedagogical multiplier' with MSD Director Alan Pert, giving a detailed account of the living, learning aspects of the building for Gizmag.

ARCHUTE FEATURE ON THE NEW BUILDING

Architectural blog Archute describes the new Melbourne School of Design building as "one of the best places for any architects, planners, ecologists and landscape architects to learn and teach their arts" in this detailed feature.

MSD IN AIT MAGAZINE

Vera Cramer writes on the new Melbourne School of Design for the German magazine AIT, saying it's 'transparent not only in its spatial structure but also in its construction'.

PASCAL OBSERVATORY DISCUSSION OF THE NEW BUILDING

Dr Stefan Popenici, Senior Lecturer in Higher Education, writes for the Pascal Obseravatory on how the new MSD building nurtures learning and creativity.

ARCHDAILY FEATURES THE NEW BUILDING IN SELECTED WORKS

Online Architectural website, ArchDaily, focusses on the design and collaboration process that brought the new MSD building to fruition in today's Selected Works.

THE MARK REVIEWS THE NEW BUILDING

Industry magazine the MARK interviews Stefan Mee and John Wardle in its in-depth exploration of the new building in this month's issue.

MELBOURNE SCHOOL OF DESIGN FEATURED IN THE PLAN

International publication THE PLAN, Architecture & Technologies in Detail, has reviewed the MSD in a feature spread, which details the plans used to create the new building.

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW CRITIQUES THE NEW BUILDING

John de Manincor gives a four page critique of the new building for the 4th edition of architecture industry publication The Architectural Review.

PANFILO CASTALDI BLOG POST ON NEW BUILDING

Warwick Slocombe, of the Melbourne-based architecture firm Mihaly Slocombe, gives a detailed, first-hand review of the new building in his latest blog post.

MSD IS BUILDING OF THE WEEK IN AMERICAN ARCHITECTS

American Architects, an industry resource for US Architects, has given the new MSD building an enthusiastic feature in Building of the Week.

 

DOMAIN PROFILES THE NEW MSD

Our new MSD building, its carbon-friendly footprint, and the way the space reshapes the academic learning process was featured in The Age Domain March 9 edition.

BROADSHEET EXPLORES MSD AS ARTS FEATURE OF THE WEEK

This week's Broadsheet profiled the Melbourne School of Design, describing the methodology behind the creation of the building, and offering viewing tips for those who visit on a self-guided tour.

 

NEW MSD BUILDING FEATURED ON CH31’S SACRED SPACES

Channel 31 featured the new MSD building in this latest episode of Sacred Spaces, which explores important architecture in Melbourne and regional Victoria.

MSD CAMPUS REVIEW PODCAST

Tom Kvan discusses the building's role as an educational tool with Campus Review Education Editor, Antonia Maiolo. [$]

CASE STUDY IN IRWINCONSULT NEWS

The Melbourne School of Design features as a case study in Irwinconsult News.

MONOCLE VISITS MSD

Nolan Giles investigates how the new Melbourne School of Design will inspire fresh design talent in the latest edition of Monocle, December 2014/January 2015.

 

MELBOURNE'S LATEST AND GREATEST

The Design Files describes Melbourne School of Design as Melbourne's latest and greatest architectural masterpiece. Stuart Harrison explores the building.

LIVE MSD TOUR ON 3RRR

Maitiú Ward takes a tour of the Melbourne School of Design with Tom Kvan and John Wardle for Future Proof on 3RRR.

CHANCELLOR'S SCHOLARS

The University of Melbourne Chancellor's Scholars were announced at the Melbourne School of Design on 15 December. Congratulations to the 40 high achieving students.

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION

John Wardle, Stefan Mee and Nader Tehrani discuss the international collaboration behind the Melbourne School of Design.

MSD LAUNCHED

The Melbourne School of Design launch featured on ArchitectureAU on 12 December.

GREEN LIVING LEARNING DESIGN SCHOOL

Dominique Hes talks about sustainability and Melbourne School of Design in the December edition of Voice, The Age.

 

MELBOURNE SCHOOL OF DESIGN FEATURE IN ARCHITECT

Ian Volner describes Melbourne School of Design as a building "that wears pedagogy on its sleeve" and "whose didactic ambitions make Duban's look like a remedial course," in an extensive project review for Architect Magazine on Monday 10 November.
 

A THEATRICAL NEW BUILDING TO INSPIRE STUDENTS

Laura Harding describes the new Melbourne School of Design as a theatrical new building to inspire students with its thoughtful labyrinth of architectural worlds in The Saturday Paper on on 1 November.

INTERNATIONAL GREEN GOOD DESIGN AWARD FOR MSD

The Melbourne School of Design is the only Australian project to receive an inaugural international Green Good Award, reports Nathan Johnson for Architecture & Design on 22 September.

MSD PROJECT REVIEW IN THE AGE

Joe Rollo looks at the 'then' and 'now' of Melbourne School of Design, in The Age on 18 September.

NADAAA TOPS DESIGN RANKINGS

Congratulations to NADAAA for securing the top spot for design in the 2014 Architect 50, for the second year in a row. Published in Architect magazine on 8 September.

VOICE AUGUST 2014

Our new building is profiled in Voice, the Age as part of an investigation into how the spaces in which we learn impact on learning outcomes.
 

MELBOURNE SCHOOL OF DESIGN IN THE AGE

The new Melbourne School of Design opened its doors to the public for a sneak preview as part of Open House Melbourne on Sunday 27 July and was profiled in The Age on Saturday 26 July.

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW AUSTRALIA 2014

Edition 135 - Elements, June - July 2014: 'Under Construction' by Alysia Bennett, page 16

VOICE 2014

Volume 10, Number 3, March 10 - April 13: Industry partnership to grow next generation of architects by Rebecca Scott

VOICE 2012

Volume 8, Number 11, November 12 - December 9, 2012, Building the Future by Zoe Nikakis