Welcome to AACA
The Architects Accreditation Council of Australia is a not for profit company owned by the Australian State and Territory Architects Registration Boards. It maintains the National Standard of Competency for Architects which underpins the accreditation of architectural programmes and all other assessment processes leading to registration as an architect in Australia.
Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull has put cities back on the agenda by declaring urban planning a matter of ‘quality of life’. One of Mr Turnbull’s first acts as Prime Minister was to create a new cabinet position of Minister for Cities and the Built Environment.
What makes a good city? Why does great architecture matter? Paul Barclay discusses this with art expert and Griffin lecturer Edmond Capon as well as a developer, an architect and an academic.
Recorded at the National Press Club Canberra. Broadcast 8pm 16 November 2015, or Listen Here.