A library by another name ...

Hector Abrahams Architects became involved at St John’s College at The University of Sydney when they needed a new master plan. Working in collaboration with Cox Architecture, HAA was able...

From without and within

As one part of major works being undertaken by Hector Abrahams Architects for St John’s College at The University of Sydney, new dormer windows have been created on the roof...

Another season of stone conservation

The annual stonework conservation program at St Andrew’s College has commenced . Always undertaken during the summer break, the long term maintenance schedule for works to the stone and roof ...

Undergoing a transformation

Work is in progress to change the Junior Common Room at St John’s College at The University of Sydney from dark and serious to a bright and pleasant space. The new...

A lesson in conservation: Rapunzel's tower

Last night Hector Abrahams gave a guest lecture at The University of Sydney as part of a multi-disciplinary course on conservation principles. The lecture was designed to teach students how to determine a historical...

Guided tour of Sydney University

Hector will be guiding an architectural tour of the University of Sydney this Saturday 1 August. The tour is being run by the National Trust Australia (NSW) who have invited Hector...

Heritage conservation: theory and practice

What is the relationship between theory and practice in the world of heritage conservation? Last night over 40 students attended a guest lecture given by Hector as part of the University of Sydney’s...

Skyline revival at St Andrew's College

The first of several prominent chimneys has just been reinstated at St Andrew’s College as part of HAA’s long term maintenance plan. The college’s chimneys had previously been removed as they began...