Our research transforms cities, in all of their complexity.
Creative and critical research empower us to reimagine the needs, challenges and aspirations that enliven cities. Working with diverse communities and cultures, and across constructed and ecological environments, our research helps to propel us all towards greater sustainability, understanding and equity.
Creating 20-minute resilient neighbourhoods and building community connectedness in Melbourne’s outersuburban growth areas.
How architectural drawings emerged as aesthetic objects, promoted by a network of galleries, collectors, and institutions, and how this changed the understanding of architecture.
Analysing how evaluation and learning from public housing urban renewal informs current policy and delivery.
Deferring to more lights and brighter cities does not create safer spaces for women and girls. Lighting design is vital for gender-sensitive cities.
Uncovering how the safety of women and girls is challenged in public transport spaces.
Improving sanitation, mitigating flooding, and improving dwelling and open space provision for informal settlements.
A new book providing the first comprehensive account, and theorization, of oral history as a method in architectural research.
Exploring how urban development can achieve water sensitive outcomes through planning at a range of scales.