Alter (Journal)

  • Libby Blundell (Editor)
  • Grant Shepherd (Editor)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial work


Alter is an architectural periodical exploring the qualities of change amidst the built environment. Our mission is to improve the quality of life in the ity, inspiring debate, disseminating knowledge, exploring contemporary conditions, and encouraging change through discourse. Alter is interested in the evolution of place through use. ‘Place’ encompasses cities, spaces within them, buildings and landscapes. Alter works with all communities and is firmly focused on cultural diversity. Alter looks to celebrate excellence through design and creation, with an interest in the craft and quality of the architectural environmental landscape. Alter endeavours to make the discipline of architecture accessible and instigate patterns of change with in the context of the everyday.
Vol. #1 Change.
Vol. #2 Trajectories.
Type of journalJournal
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Change
  • Architecture
  • Society
  • Health
  • Design for change
  • Design