ARTAS Architects News


Project sneak peek – East Launceston Primary Kindergarten

Construction is well underway by the team at R&S Rosier Construction on the new Kindergarten at East Launceston Primary School. The majority of framing is now complete and roof sheeting and highlight windows are being installed. The new Kindergarten is located on the western side of Oxford Street between the existing pavilion and the tennis courts. This project is scheduled…
26th June 2019

Vote for Peppers Silo Hotel

Voting is open in the Australian Institute of Architects Tasmanian Chapter People Choice Awards until 15 July 2019. Please get behind our entry Peppers Silo Hotel and vote now! By voting you can go in to the draw to win some great prizes.
25th June 2019

$12m redevelopment underway at Riverside High School

An expression of an evolving school community, Riverside High School's art rooms have opened. The art rooms are the first rooms to be completed as the school undergoes a $12 million facelift. Redevelopment of the school will be ongoing until the end of the year and construction is on target. Riverside High School principal Natalie Odgers said the redevelopment was…
18th June 2019

Project sneak peek – Longford Recreation Ground

Today we can share with you some sneak peek photos taken of the work being carried out at the Longford Recreation Grounds. The redevelopment is in its final stages with all the finishing touches being added, with completion due in mid 2019.   For a more indepth look at this project visit the link below.
14th June 2019

Kings Wharf Towers

This morning at a media event, developer Errol Stewart announced his plans for Kings Wharf Towers, located at Lindsay Street opposite the Silo Hotel. We are excited to be involved with such a incredible project and are able to share these images we prepared for the development. To see the media release please follow the link below to the Examiner…
31st May 2019

ARTAS Architects is employing

ARTAS Architects are seeking applications from experienced administration candidates to cover a 6-7 month maternity leave position commencing in mid-July, Monday to Thursday 9.00am to 2.00pm, in our Launceston practice. The successful applicant will be a talented and motivated professional, able to contribute excellent organisational skills and a great attitude to a collaborative and energetic working environment. Key skills Skills…
15th May 2019

Examiner Subscribers CH Smith Site Tour

On Saturday 27 April ARTAS' Scott Curran and Kate Gooch alongside Developer Errol Stewart and Fairbrother staff conducted tours of the CH Smith site for around 60 Examiner subscribers. This was a great opportunity to share our design intent and vision for the site as well as our history with the site. Many in the tour groups also had memories…
29th April 2019

Silo’s Electrifying Moment

Tasmanian based photographer Simon Toogood ( captured the moment that lightning struck ARTAS adaptive reuse project Peppers Silo Hotel. He spoke to the Examiner Newspaper about making the shot "The lightning strike might have only lasted about 30 microseconds"... To read the full article visit the link below.
28th March 2019

Cheese For Change

Our Launceston staff took part in a Cheese for Change breakfast and enjoyed a range of toasted cheese sandwiches in support of White Ribbon Australia on Monday 18 March. A great initiative of White Ribbon and an opportunity for our staff to discuss what zero tolerance to violence against women means to us as individuals and to our company. For more indepth…
18th March 2019