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Swayn AO

Alastair Swayn was a leading architect and a committed member of the design community in Canberra for over 40 years.

Through his own practice and his involvement in lecturing, Alastair was committed to shaping the future of architecture and design through advancing research and education.

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11 June 2020

The Alastair Swayn Foundation is excited introduce the Alastair Swayn International Research Grant

11 June 2020

Grants program opens

The Alastair Swayn Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of our 2020 grants program. Applications are currently being accepted online via our website.

11 June 2020

Alastair Swayn Foundation and National Museum partner on Australian design

The Alastair Swayn Foundation and the National Museum of Australia today announced the appointment of Ms Adrienne Erickson as the inaugural Swayn Senior Fellow in Australian Design.

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