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10
Jul

“Reflection” Memorial Martin Place – 2018 NSW Architecture Awards

“Reflection” Memorial Martin Place by Johnson Pilton Walker and Jess Dare, has received a City of Sydney Lord Mayor’s Commendation in the 2018 NSW Architecture Awards. The concept for the permanent memorial is based upon creating a subtle reflective and symbolic memory of the floral tribute laid by thousands of people following the December 2014 Martin […]

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12
Jun

Victoria Park is fully open to the public

Victoria Park is one of inner Sydney’s most important and historic parks. The primary objective of the City of Sydney’s Victoria Park Improvement Project was to upgrade the amenity of the park by identifying a range of improvements that respond to contemporary community needs yet complement the existing and historic character of the place. Reopened […]

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12
Apr

Kent Street Underpass

The transformation of Kent Street Underpass from a heavily used but unfriendly outcome of 1970s elevated road infrastructure to a pleasant, welcoming, safe and accessible pedestrian and cycle link has greatly improved this important connection between Sydney’s northern CBD and Millers Point and Barangaroo.

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13
Nov

Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age – Masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum

Drawn from the Rijksmuseum, the renowned national collection of the Netherlands, this major exhibition designed by Richard Johnson and JPW, includes a rare painting by Johannes Vermeer and a room dedicated to one of the greatest minds in the history of art, Rembrandt van Rijn.

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13
Nov

Sydney Open 2017

JPW was pleased to participate in Sydney Open 2017 with the studio welcoming more than 200 visitors on Sunday 5 November. Staff provided insights into a range of projects currently on the boards and under construction. At 50 Martin Place, JPW Director Paul van Ratingen delivered a presentation on the history of one of Sydney’s […]

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9
Oct

Barangaroo Reserve Wins Major American Prize

The American Architecture Prize honours designs in the disciplines of architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture with the goal of advancing the appreciation of architecture worldwide. Barangaroo Reserve was selected as the 2017 Winner in the landscape architecture category, from a field of more than a thousand entries from 68 countries across the three disciplines. […]

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8
May

5 Martin Place Wins at 2017 National Innovation and Excellence Awards

5 Martin Place,  by JPW and TKD Architects in collaboration, has won the 2017 Australian Development of the Year Award, SAS International Award for Best Office and CEFC Award for Best Sustainable Development – Existing Buildings, at the Property Council of Australia / Rider Levett Bucknall 2017 Innovation & Excellence Awards. “The considered restoration and transformation of 5 […]

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1
May

5 Martin Place Wins at 2017 NSW Innovation and Excellence Awards

5 Martin Place, by JPW and TKD Architects in collaboration, has won the 2017 RLB NSW Development of the Year Award. “The considered restoration and transformation of 5 Martin Place has delivered one of the most inspired and innovative commercial workspaces in Australia. The building’s 5 Star Green Star rating demonstrates how older buildings may […]

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4
Apr

Flanders Fields Memorial Garden

The Flanders Fields Memorial Garden, within the Australian War Memorial’s Western Precinct, was dedicated on 4 April 2017. A ring of Portland Stone, inscribed with overlapping stanzas of John McCrae’s poem “In Flanders Fields”, encourages movement and reflection when experiencing the Memorial Garden. Soil from Flanders, in which many soldiers found their resting place, has […]

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4
Nov

5 Martin Place Wins at National Architecture Awards

5 Martin Place received multiple awards at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2016 National Architecture Awards ceremony held in Sydney last night. The project by  JPW and TKD Architects in collaboration, was awarded a National Award for Commercial Architecture and a National Award for Heritage.

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27
Oct

Barangaroo Reserve Wins at National Landscape Architecture Awards

Barangaroo Reserve has won the National Award for Parks and Open Space at the 2016 Australian Institute of Landscape Architects’ 2016 National Awards Night in Canberra.

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26
Oct

Anzac Memorial Centenary Project Starts on Site

Work has started on site for the Anzac Memorial Centenary Project.  The appointed contractor Built has now established the site and is looking to commence site clearing and excavation soon. For more information on the design follow the link to the project page here.

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19
Oct

Visit the JPW Studio as part of Sydney Open on November 6

The JPW studio, situated in Harry Seidler & Associates-designed Plaza Building will be open as part of Sydney Open on November 6. With guided tours of its work spaces, meeting rooms and a range of projects on display, it will be a rare opportunity to visit this award winning interior and view the collaborative process which this practice embodies. For more […]

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17
Oct

5 Martin Place and Barangaroo Reserve Win at the Australian Engineering Excellence Awards

JPW has been successful at the 2016 Australian Engineering Excellence Awards, with 5 Martin Place winning the Award for Buildings and Structures Award and Barangaroo Reserve winning the President’s Award.  

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15
Jul

Barangaroo Reserve Wins Award for Parks and Open Space

Barangaroo Reserve has won the Award for Parks and Open Space at the 2016 Australian Institute of Landscape Architects Awards Night.

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4
Jul

5 Martin Place Wins The Lloyd Rees Award for Urban Design

5 Martin Place has been awarded The Lloyd Rees Award for Urban Design at the 2016 NSW Architecture Awards.

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4
Jul

5 Martin Place Wins Commercial Architecture Award

5 Martin Place has been awarded a Commercial Architecture Award at the 2016 NSW Architecture Awards.

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4
Jul

5 Martin Place Wins the Greenway Award for Heritage Architecture

5 Martin Place has been awarded the Greenway Award for Heritage Architecture at the 2016 NSW Architecture Awards in association with TKDA Architects.

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4
Jul

Overseas Passenger Terminal Upgrade awarded a Commendation for Public Architecture

The Overseas Passenger Terminal Upgrade has been awarded a Commendation for Public Architecture at the 2016 NSW AIA Architecture Awards.

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24
Jun

JPW Wins Competition for 3 Parramatta Square 

JPW has been announced as the winner of an international design competition for a commercial office building in Parramatta Square. The 16 storey tower will include commercial office spaces, retail spaces, childcare facilities and a central atrium designed to draw natural light into the public areas and encourage public interaction. “One of the greatest aspects of this […]

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6
Jun

50 Martin Place Wins 2016 Innovation & Excellence Awards

50 Martin Place was awarded Development of the Year Award, SAS International Award for Best Office and JLL Award for Best Sustainable Development – Existing Buildings at the Property Council of Australia / Rider Levett Bucknall 2016 Innovation & Excellence Awards. “50 Martin Place is a landmark example of how retrofitting can transform tired old offices into highly-connected, […]

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6
May

5 Martin Place Wins at National Trust Heritage Awards

5 Martin Place won the Adaptive Re-Use Award at the 22nd National Trust Heritage Awards.

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16
Feb

JPW Shortlisted for 5 Parramatta Square Design Competition

JPW have been shortlisted as one of four practices in the international design competition for 5 Parramatta Square. They will be competing for the design of a civic space including council chambers and a community library, which will be the centrepiece of a $2 billion renewal project of Parramatta Square.

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14
Dec

Martin Place Siege Memorial Designed by Professor Richard Johnson

The Martin Place Siege Memorial designed by Professor Richard Johnson has been announced by Premier Mike Baird from a shortlist of four by the permanent memorial panel consisting of Museum of Contemporary Art Director Elizabeth Ann Macgregor, NSW Government Architect Peter Poulet​ and City of Sydney Design Director Bridget Smyth.

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5
Nov

50 Martin Place Wins Harry Seidler Award

50 Martin Place has been awarded the Harry Seidler Award for Commercial Architecture at the 2015 National Architecture Awards held in Brisbane.

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1
Oct

Barangaroo Reserve Wins WAN Waterfront Award

Barangaroo Reserve has won the Waterfront Award in the 2015 World Architecture News Awards.

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22
Sep

War Correspondents Memorial Opened by Prime Minister

The Tribute to War Correspondents Memorial dedicated to war correspondents has been opened by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.

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18
Sep

50 Martin Place Shortlisted for 2 Awards in 2015 National Architecture Awards

50 Martin Place has been shortlisted for 2 awards in 2015 National Architecture Awards. The winners will be announced in November.

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11
Sep

Barangaroo Reserve Wins 2015 AILA Presidents Award

Barangaroo Reserve has won the 2015 President’s Award at the 2015 Australian Institute of Landscape Architects NSW Awards.

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17
Aug

Park Lane and The Mark Win Award for High Density Development

Park Lane and The Mark, located in Central Park, have won an award for High Density Development in the 2015 Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) Meriton NSW & ACT Awards for Excellence.

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