Yearly Archives: 2019

888 Bourke Street Winner of Design Excellence Comp...

PTW is delighted to announce that its scheme was selected as the winner of the City of Sydney Design Excellence Competition for 888 Bourke Street, Zetland for Toplace Group. This site is located on the corner of Bourke St and O’Dea Avenue and is divided by a future new road. The difficult geometry of the… Read more »

One Central Park named one of the ‘50 Most Influ...

Congratulations to Frasers Property Australia and Sekisui House Australia for Sydney’s One Central Park being named one of the world’s most influential tall buildings built in the last 50 years by the CTBUH Chicago. As Executive Architect on the project, with Design Architect Ateliers Jean Nouvel, PTW Architects is very proud of this collaborative achievement… Read more »

Women in Architecture Design and Construction even...

Join the Women in Architecture Design and Construction event in Brisbane, October 31 featuring PTW Hospitality Sector Lead and Director – Catherine Love; together with Cathy Inglis and Christina Knorr. This is an excellent opportunity to network with others within Architecture, Design, Engineering and Construction to gain industry related knowledge and share experiences. Click here… Read more »

PTW hosts Pathways to Registration Talk

PTW recently hosted a talk on Pathways to Registration as an Architect in Australia, with attendees from many leading practices. The most common pathway to registration is completion of an accredited Australian architecture qualification followed by the Architectural Practice Examination. In consultation with the State and Territory Architect Registration Boards AACA has developed a number… Read more »

Indesign Luminary: Diane Jones

PTW Executive Director Diane Jones was honoured to be included in the Luminary series, featured in the Indesign Issue #78, which recognises architects who have made a lasting impact on the community and made a valuable contribution to their wider profession. “A natural leader of people, she considers herself to be ‘just one of the… Read more »


Last night PTW hosted its very first ICOMOS/DOCOMOMO talk with Associate Professor Linda Tyler and Secretary/Treasurer of DOCOMOMO Australia Louise Cox. Linda presented the interesting topic of “Along Bauhaus Lines” Architecture and Design by European Emigres in Aotearoa. PTW is proud sponsor of non-profit organisations in the built environment and property industry and were proud… Read more »

221 Miller Street

Design excellence competition winner, 221 Miller Street has recently been completed. The 21 level mixed-use residential development located on the leafy Miller Street boulevard in North Sydney is an architectural composition that is articulated into two distinct parts: a serviced apartment podium featuring angled portals framing the east and west facing glazing; and the apartment… Read more »

Zest for life: design strategies for ageing in pla...

Hosted at the FRONT commercial design expo at Barangaroo, PTW’s Executive Director Diane Jones presented at the Zest for life: design strategies for ageing in place panel discussion on Thursday 29 August, alongside other panelists Lorraine Calder, Howard Smith, Qianyi Lim and Fiona Young. This was just one of the two panel discussions Diane will… Read more »

Future of Chatswood CBD Planning Changes

PTW hosted an event with Colliers International and Urbis on the ‘Future of Chatswood CBD Planning Changes’. Guest speakers Christophe Charkos from Urbis and Henry Burke from Colliers International gave their insights on current planning strategies and potential for future development approvals. Simon Parsons and Alex Lin from PTW also spoke about design ideals +… Read more »

FRONT commercial design expo

We’re looking forward to the FRONT commercial design expo and seminars to be held at Barangaroo over two days 29-30 August for sectors including commercial, hospitality, education and healthcare. PTW’s Executive Director Diane Jones will be presenting at the Zest for life: design strategies for ageing in place panel discussion on Thursday, 29 August, 2:00… Read more »