Introducing… Our Library!


Over MPavilion’s previous seasons we have hosted an array of incredible events with speakers that read like a roll-call of the worlds leaders in design, architecture and arts. We’d like to introduce you to the MPavilion library. Here you will find it, brimful of audio and video recordings and images, so that you can visit—or revisit—events from our programs…

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Confluence: Festival of India

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Confluence: Festival of India has launched! We are co-presenting the exhibition and floor talk at RMIT Gallery Bijoy Jain and Lore: Making MPavilion 2016 and MPavilion itself features in Confluence’s program. Make sure you head to Confluence: Festival of India‘s website to dive-in to their amazing and diverse range of events. Confluence: Festival of India is the most significant festival…

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Bijoy Jain at Ethics of Architecture

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On Monday night Bijoy Jain spoke at the Walsh Street home of the Robin Boyd Foundation as part of the Ethics of Architecture seminar series. In case you missed it—or if you were there and want to hear it again—we were on hand to record the audio for our Soundcloud. So go ahead and press play…

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Introducing… MPavilion 2016!


The time has come! We are excited to share with you the design for MPavilion 2016 by Bijoy Jain and Studio Mumbai. To introduce you to MPavilion 2016, take a look below for an excellent video from Australian creative luminaries Tin & Ed and a stunning photo gallery from Australian photographer Nicholas Watt. Bijoy Jain’s MPavilion…

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MPavilion construction team in Mumbai


Kane Constructions, the highly skilled build team behind the MPavilion, recently travelled to Mumbai, India, to meet with Bijoy Jain and Studio Mumbai. They worked closely with Bijoy and the studio team, exploring and learning all about its creative process, inspirations and local building techniques for the design of MPavilion 2016. Project director Tony Isaacson…

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MPavilion / Art Monthly Writing Award Winner!

Sydney, Australia: Artist Archie Moore's, A Home Away From Home (Bennelong/Vera's Hut 2016) as part of the 20th Bienale of Sydney at the Botanic Gardens on 11th, April, 2016.

As part of our commitment to celebrating the value of design, each year MPavilion teams up with Art Monthly Australasia to offer a prize and commission in support of new critical writing. The award is administered by the National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA). We invited Australian writers to submit a 200-word proposal for…

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Claire Doherty of Situations at The Wheeler Centre [VIDEO]

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Founder of Situations, leading art writer and curator, and public art visionary Claire Doherty recently spoke to an enthralled audience at The Wheeler Centre. Formed in Bristol in 2002, Situations creates ambitious, exciting and challenging international public art projects—the kind that prompt you to rethink and reimagine the very concept of public art. In Claire’s own…

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