School of Architecture, Design and Planning

School of Architecture, Design and Planning

ADP Support

As Matt Storey has now commenced his 6 month secondment, we would like to streamline our current process when requesting assistance. This is to ensure that your requirements are met, and attended to, in a reasonable timeframe. There are too many tasks to list, so to make it simple, if you think Matt or Leslie can help you, please email the team on One of the team members (Evander, Pesa, Tim or Leslie) will get in touch with you as needed. If there is an emergency, please contact them on 9036 9294.

Upcoming Events

2 Sep

Festival of Urbanism 6

2-12 September 2019, Melbourne & Sydney
In Australia, collaboration between built environment and health professionals is increasing, but there is still a long way to go. This year’s festival re-engages with the issue of urban health—and other key topics—in its two week program

5 Sep

2019 Noel Chettle Memorial Art Prize Exhibition

Join us for an exhibition showcasing a selection of outstanding cross-disciplinary student works. The Noel Chettle Memorial Art Prize was Established in 1978 by Mrs E.M. Chettle, is in memory of her husband, Noel Chettle, and in support of his interest in the encouragement of youthful ideas in arts.

12 Sep

Celebrating 100 years of Planning Education at the University of Sydney

To celebrate the role of the University in planning education in Australia, we would like to invite Planning alumni of the School to a special alumni reception followed by a public presentation featuring a guest panel, examining the question – what will be the role of the urban planner in the future, and what skills will they need?  

13 Sep

Book Launch | The Social Life Of Sound By Sophia Maalsen

Join us for the official launch of 'The Social Life of Sound' by Sophia Maalsen. The Social Life of Sounds argues for the agency of sounds and music and the acceleration of their social lives in the Digital Age.

Drawing upon research with composers, producers, record collectors, DJs and record labels, the book problematises the notion of artistic authorship as it is framed in Western systems of property.

23 Sep

Understanding the Informal City, From the Bottom Up

Understanding the Informal City from the ‘Bottom Up’ presents the work of students from the Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning and the Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB) University, Indonesia. The exhibition highlights student works on understanding adaptation and transformation, through the lens of an informal settlement in Bandung, undertaken as part of the urban and regional planning unit, PLAN9049 Foundations of Informal Urbanism

26 Sep

Housing: An Architectural History of Israel-Palestine, 1860-2011

Join us for a special guest lecture by Yael Allweil, discussing and examining history of Israeli-Palestinian housing from 1860. This talk identifies housing as an architectural object of inquiry into the complex history of Israel-Palestine as a history of the gain and loss of the national and individual home. Examining architecture and planning documents from early Zionist settlements of 1860 to the 2011 mass housing protests, Yael presents housing as Zionism’s key strategy for sovereignty and state building.

25 Sep

Design @ Dusk

Join us for the September instalment of the Design Research talk series 'Design @ Dusk'.  Topic and speakers to be announced soon via the link above.

Service updates

Clean-up of incorrectly licensed software

To ensure the University remains compliant with its software licensing terms, ICT will perform a clean-up of all incorrectly licensed software that is detected to be installed on University devices over the coming days.

Cloudstor extended outage: 11–12 December

Cloudstor is conducting an extended service upgrade commencing 9pm Wednesday 11 December through to 5am Thursday 12 December. During the upgrade period, staff will not be able to access Cloudstor.

We acknowledge the tradition of custodianship and law of the Country on which the University of Sydney campuses stand. We pay our respects to those who have cared and continue to care for Country.

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