Older and wiser: designing the future of residential aged care
A Royal Commission into aged care in Australia found traditional models of residential aged care are failing. But there is opportunity ahead as we imagine new ways to create places where both the physical and mental wellbeing of residents is paramount.
Winners announced: 2023 WA Landscape Architecture Awards
At the 2023 WA Landscape Architecture Awards, Hassell was honoured with an Award of Excellence in the Civic Landscape category and a Regional Achievement Award for its once-in-a-generation rejuvenation of the Margaret River Main Street as well as an Award of Excellence for Karingal Green Health and Aged Care Community. Read the full article in Landscape Australia.
A&D: 3 trends set to drive aged care design in 2023
Hassell’s Karingal Green in Perth, Australia (pictured), features in Architecture & Design’s report on the latest directions in aged care. “A significant number of aged care providers and architects have already taken the next step to designing for the next generation of older people, with the design thinking underpinned by the need to place residents at the centre of design strategies…”
Regenerative Design in focus at Perth Design Week
Western Australia’s McGowan Government has committed that Perth will be a net zero city by 2050. How will we get there, sustainably? Join the conversation as Hassell presents a Regenerative Design Round Table on Monday 27 March at Perth Design Week.
Indigenous art stars at Chevron’s $880m future headquarters
The West Australian reports on the way consultation between building architect Hassell and Whadjuk representatives seeds ongoing Indigenous art collaboration at Brookfield Properties’ One the Esplanade in Perth, Australia. Image of Jarni McGuire, of Jarni Creative, Goodjal ba Ngoonii Koorndaam, a 2.8-metre-high cast bronze artwork. Credit: Andrew Ritchie/The West Australian.