Bower makes top 10
The Bower Studio was highlighted by World Architects eMagazine as one of the top 10 design/ build programs making a difference.
The Bower Studio was highlighted by
The Bower Studio, made up of a dedicated team of built experts led by Dr David O’Brien and MSD students from the Master of Architecture, works with Indigenous communities to help design and build culturally and environmentally appropriate housing.
David said, “Housing is a shared responsibility with Indigenous communities and support organisations, who must provide their own ‘sweat equity; to help plan, build, maintain and repair their homes.”
Since 2008, the Bower Studio
The studio sees students working alongside Indigenous community members to conceive of, design and build these structures.
David explained, “The studio introduces students to
Bower features in the world architect’s listing among leading University studios from the UK, America, South America, Europe and Asia.
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