Open House Melbourne / Design City Talks / July 18

The Capitol, Photo: Ben Swinnerton


This annual talk presents a diverse cross-section of design disciplines and building typologies that make up the built fabric of Melbourne. The projects discussed range from commercial buildings, educational buildings, and heritage buildings, to the humble home, and a not-so-humble landscape.

This is a rare opportunity to hear from experts on the design process behind the built outcome.

Speakers include:

Sam Lock – Director, Cox
Presenting: Design of Melbourne Jet Base

Samantha Westbrooke – Conservation Architect, National Trust of Australia (Victoria)
Presenting: Design and legacy of Napier Waller House

Sheree Proposch – Principal, Hassell
Preseneting: Design of Western Edges Biosciences Building at Melbourne University

Peter Malatt – Director, Six Degrees
Presenting: Refurbishment of The Capitol

More speakers to be announced soon.

The Open House Melbourne Speaker Series, Design City: Built Melbourne! is presented by the Architects Registration Board of Victoria (ARBV) and supported by RMIT University.

 The Capitol, 113 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Thursday 18 July 2019
FREE, bookings essential
Fully accessible, All ages