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    Astrid Klein for Klein Dytham, photo by Daici Ano

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    Astrid Klein for Klein Dytham, photo by Daici Ano


Architecture: Made by Women – Japan

Presented by Brisbane Powerhouse and Petitek

Architecture: Made by Women – Japan explores the accomplishments of female architects in Japan and their influence on place-making.

Glean an insight into the challenges and opportunities these architects face as they work within a culture that values tradition and craftsmanship in addition to a fiercely modern outlook.

This exhibition presents a selection of Japanese female architects’ projects and you’re invited to reflect on their approach to interiors and houses, education and cultural facilities, commercial buildings, urban design and master planning.

Transport to Architecture: Made by Women – Japan During G20:
Brisbane City will be hosting the G20 summit over the weekend of Friday 14 to Sunday 16 November 2014. Brisbane Powerhouse and Architecture: Made by Women – Japan will not be directly affected by G20 as it is not in the designated exclusion zone, however we advise all patrons travelling to Brisbane Powerhouse to allow extra transportation time – especially if crossing the CBD. Come down early, watch the sunset and enjoy a meal at our in-house restaurants Bar Alto and Watt.


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Architecture Made by Women


About the Venue

Common Questions

How do I get to Brisbane Powerhouse?
See our Getting Here page.

Is parking available?
There is limited free-of-charge, all-day, on-site car parking at Brisbane Powerhouse. If you are travelling by car, please arrive early to secure a park. Additional free parking is available in New Farm Park accessible via our link road, which is opened after 5pm on performance days.

What time should I arrive?
It's best to arrive at least 30-40 minutes before the show start time to find a car park, pick up your tickets at box office and make your way to the venue. The doors of the venue will open approximately 10-15 minutes prior to show time.

Where do I pick up my tickets?
Tickets will be available for pick up from Box Office 60 minutes prior to show time.

Is there food and drink available

Brisbane Powerhouse has two on-site restaurants; Bar Alto and Proud Mary. More information can be found on our Eat + Drink page.

See more common questions and learn everything you need to know about your visit to Brisbane Powerhouse on our FAQ page.

Get the most out of your visit

See an exhibition
See the world for free with awe-inspiring visual art from just about everywhere. Make sure you don’t miss anything – explore all of the foyers on the main and bottom floors. See what's on.

Explore New Farm Park
Brisbane Powerhouse is located next to the beautiful New Farm Park, one of Brisbane’s most popular and much loved recreational facilities. Pack a picnic, smell the roses in the garden, play a game of tennis, let the kids loose in the playground, enjoy a coffee, or just sit back and take in the sunshine.

Brisbane Powerhouse recommends The JohnsonTryp Hotel, and Sofitel Brisbane