THREE Australian theatre and architectural design corporations have been invited to submit a young for the Canberra Theatre redevelopment venture.
Architectus, DesignInc and Hassell have been named because the shortlisted tenderers to take part within the subsequent leg of the method. Following an analysis course of, it’s anticipated the profitable consortium can be appointed by mid-2023.
Tasks undertaken by Architectus embrace the Queensland Gallery of Fashionable Artwork and the redevelopment of the State Library Victoria. It has additionally partnered with Danish architects Henning Larsen on Harpa Live performance Corridor in Reykjavik, Iceland and the Royal Danish Opera, Copenhagen.
DesigInc just lately accomplished work on “Phive,” Parramatta’s new civic hub and library, will work with worldwide agency Zaha Hadid Architects.
Hassell is the architect behind the Sydney Theatre Firm and refurbishment of the ANU Birch Constructing and can companion with worldwide design studio Snøhetta, recognized for its work on the Norwegian Nationwide Opera and Ballet and the Instances Sq. redevelopment.
The renewed Canberra Theatre Centre will embrace a brand new lyric theatre and enhancement of the present amenities to permit worldwide, nationwide and native performances, concert events and occasions.
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Ian Meikle, editor