Practice Matters Lecture Series

The School of Architecture & Built Environment Practice Matters Lecture Series showcases a wide range of projects, global trends and practice styles from local, national and international industry experts within the Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Industrial Design and Construction Management professions.

The lecture series provides valuable exposure and insight to the professions as well as networking opportunities for students, industry and the local community.

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2020 Practice Matters Program | ON HOLD

  • 5 March | Jess Maher | Parker Fellowship Scholar
  • Other sessions currently on hold due to Covid 19 | please check back in later in 2020 for further information

Our Practice Matters lectures can be viewed on our YouTube channel.

Video: Practice Matters: Jessica Maher | Den[City]
  • 11 April | Tom Dufficy | MADE by the Opera House Scholar 2018
  • 16 May | Warren Hasnoot & Gregory Lee | Curious Practice
  • 23 May | Evelyn Kwok | Spatial theorist, Designer, Lecturer UTS
  • 1 August | Anthony Clarke | BLOXAS
  • 15 August | Jennifer McMaster | TRIAS
  • 5 September | Josh Fitzgerald | Archier
  • 12 September | Tai Ropiha & Aaron Cook | CHROFI | Maitland City Council
  • 3 October | Andrew Power, Architect & Beth George, Architect, University of Newcastle Lecturer
  • 17 October | Kennedy Nolan
  • 7 November | Craig Saltmarsh and Kristine Piggford


The 2020 Practice Matters lecture series is sponsored by: TBA

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.