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10
Aug

Architects Declare

JPW has joined other leading national and international architects in declaring a Climate and Biodiversity Emergency, acknowledging the twin crises of climate breakdown and biodiversity loss as the most serious issue of our time. All signatories of the declaration commit to raising awareness of the climate and biodiversity emergencies and the urgent need for action […]

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30
Jul

4 Parramatta Square

The transformation of Parramatta Square reached a major milestone with the “topping out” of one of the four towers now under construction in the precinct. Property NSW is the anchor tenant in the JPW designed building which will provide more than 65,000 square metres of A Grade office space over 40 storeys. Completion is scheduled […]

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24
Jul

6 & 8 Parramatta Square – Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards

6 & 8 Parramatta Square has been selected as one of three finalists in the Buildings and Campuses category for Bentley Systems Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards. Winners will be announced in late October 2019 in Singapore.

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17
Jul

Anzac Memorial Centenary Project – Award for Excellence

The Anzac Memorial Centenary Project was awarded the Award for Excellence in the NSW Concrete Institute of Australia Awards, Commercial Buildings Category.

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20
May

Anzac Memorial Centenary Project – National Trust Heritage Awards

JPW is grateful to our wonderful client, the Anzac Memorial Trust, and to the talented design and construction teams for making the Anzac Memorial Centenary Project worthy of recognition (“Continuing Tradition” Award and “Judges’ Choice” Award) at this year’s National Trust Heritage Awards.

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6
May

JPW shortlisted for Stage 2 of the Singapore Founders’ Memorial Design Competition

JPW Architects are honoured to be selected as one of 5 shortlisted entries for the Singapore Founders’ Memorial Design Competition. The anonymous, international design competition included a field of 193 entries in Stage 1. JPW will now proceed to Stage 2 of the competition. More information on the Founders’ Memorial is available at https://www.foundersmemorial.sg/en/milestones/design-competition-receives-strong-response.aspx

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11
Nov

Anzac Memorial Centenary Extension is open to the public

The new underground spaces of the Anzac Memorial Centenary Project are now open to the public. The Duke of Sussex unveiled the new addition on 20 October 2018 ahead of a public opening event held on 11 November 2018, a fitting tribute to mark the Centenary of the Armistice. The new addition includes exhibition and […]

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3
Sep

Building for the future: JPW announces expansion of leadership team

JPW is proud to announce the significant strengthening of the studio’s leadership team, with three appointments to the position of Principal, two to the position of Senior Associate and four new Associates:

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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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