Insight is where the POWE team share our thoughts with you on issues affecting our industry from design to procurement, planning changes to market trends.

March 28, 2019

Looking back on 20 Years of POWE Architects designing and delivering buildings in Brisbane, we asked our Director, Len Powe, about his favourite buildings and projects.

March 28, 2019

Looking back on 20 Years of POWE Architects designing and delivering buildings in Brisbane, we asked our long-term Associate Director, Matthew Johnson, about his favourite buildings and projects.

March 28, 2019

Looking back on 20 Years of POWE Architects designing and delivering buildings in Brisbane, we asked our Associate Director, Michael Ellis, about his favourite buildings and projects.

March 26, 2019

POWE Alumnus, Ariana Devery, shares her insights on finding authentic connection with real people in a “connected” online world.

March 26, 2019

Simon Rocco shares a travel introspective in three snapshots of his experience in Italy.

January 29, 2019

Towards the end of 2018, we had many robust discussions particularly around the future of construction industry jobs. Len shares some thoughts ahead of the Banking Royal Commission Report, due to be handed down later this week. We are looking forward to hearing the outcomes and no doubt some further robust discussions.

September 26, 2018

Michael Ellis provides his thoughts on the recent surge in Transit Oriented Development (TOD) proposals in the Brisbane area.

September 26, 2018

Michael Ellis provides his thoughts on a Property Council Breakfast where Guy Russo reflects on his experiences at Kmart.

September 21, 2018

Len's findings from Ross Elliot's "Food: The New Retail Anchor" workshop at APP. Click through to learn more about the future of retail experience.

June 27, 2018

The conversation on energy and climate has always created more conflict than consensus. The challenge for us remains “what can we do to make a difference?” The answers are simple and already part of what we do.

June 27, 2018

Finding the motivation to follow your dreams, pursue your career and move half way around the world.

June 18, 2018

In Dude, Where's my Lego? Part 2, Christian considers the future of prefabricated construction; it's evolution and potential to improve the Australian building industry.

March 28, 2018

Pondering Prefab - Cogitation from CSA - In Part 1 of this two-part insight article, Christian Skou, Director of CSArchitects, looks back at the origins of Prefabricated Construction and traces its development through Europe the US & Canada.

March 27, 2018

In following our clients, we have found that both our existing and new clients have a real enthusiasm for development at both ends of the age spectrum.

March 27, 2018

From tired Time Warp to New Finishes, our Associate Director reflects on Stage 1 of renovating his own fixer-upper in Kenmore.