Corobrik has received the illustrious PMR.africa Diamond Arrow Award for the eighth year running.

Oxford Parks is envisaged to be a sustainable and cosmopolitan medium-density urban environment.

On Friday 4 May 2018, Roark Robinson was crowned the winner of this year’s PPC Imaginarium Award for Architecture.

Speaking to the AZA18 theme, ‘WeTheCity: Memory & Resilience’, some of architecture’s key thinkers and practitioners will engage around the often contentious topics of Heritage and Memory.

From 3-5 May 2018, #AZA18 will be exploring the journey towards sustainable, adaptive and integrated cities that can respond to growing social, economic and environmental challenges, under the theme ‘WeTheCity: Memory & Resilience’.

A recent segment on South Africa’s institutional Sunday evening investigative television show, Carte Blanche, shed light on the financial and emotional devastation left in the wake of shoddy – and, by all accounts, illegal – timber frame building practices by a local contractor.

The brief for City View House in Groenkloof, Pretoria, designed by Mellet & Human Architects was for a modern, functional, energy efficient house, incorporating in the design the footprint of a demolished house on the site.

Three days of intense engagement with world-renowned keynote speakers and local thought leaders around the theme WeTheCity: Memory & Resilience. PLUS your CPD points for the year. Book now!

From 3-5 May 2018, the Architecture ZA festival (#AZA18) is inviting all those engaged with the built environment to be part of a call for participatory action around how we shape our cities collectively. Under the theme ‘WeTheCity.

In the week of 12 to 18 March there were 65 land occupations, according to the Mayco member responsible for informal settlements Xanthea Limberg. She says “large-scale orchestrated land invasions” are taking place. The City has appealed to the public to help counter what it sees as the “scourge” of land “invasions”.

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