Swedish Prefabricated Houses Mosman | 1951

Swedish Prefabricated Houses Mosman design: A.B. Anderson (Sydney Branch Office of the Commonwealth Department of Works and Housing) location: Mosman – Australia other/former name Navy cottages type Housing date of completion 1951 listing/protection Mosman Local Environmental Plan current use Disused current condition Neglected, 2004 address Middle Head Road (near Cobbittee Street) (5 houses);7 Commonwealth Avenue … read more…

School of Mechanical and Automotive Trades Mechanical & Automotive Engineering Trades Building (Building P) | 1937-1940 | NSW

School of Mechanical and Automotive Trades Mechanical & Automotive Engineering Trades Building (Building P) design: Harry Rembert (NSW Government Architect) location: Ultimo – Australia other/former name Sydney Technical College School of Mechanical & Automotive Engineering Trades Hoskins Block type Education date of commission 1937 date of completion 1940 listing/protection State Heritage Inventory local Prot. Sydney LEP … read more…

Talk Sydney | Sydney Brutalism : Et tu, Brute? – Glenn Harper / 20th July

AUSTRALIA ICOMOS DOCOMOMO AUSTRALIA NSW CHAPTER AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS SYDNEY TALKS THURSDAY 20TH JULY 2017   Sydney Brutalism : Et tu, Brute? Once openly supported for its architectural authenticity and desired social outcomes, the brutalist buildings of Sydney now face destruction or disfigurement by many of their patrons, including the NSW State Government. Join … read more…

Richardson House | 1955-56 | NSW

Richardson House “Kumale” design by: Peter Muller location: Sydney – Australia type: Housing date of commission: 1955 date of completion: 1956 listing/protection: Pittwater Local Environmental Plan RAIA NSW Chapter – Register of 20th Century Buildings of Significance current use House address 949 Barrenjoey Road, Palm Beach, Sydney NSW 2108 gps 33º 36′ 32.76” S/151º 19′ … read more…

Sydney Tours and Talk: Introducing the Australia ICOMOS National Scientific Committee on Fortifications and Military Heritage / June 15th

AUSTRALIA ICOMOS DOCOMOMO AUSTRALIA NSW CHAPTER AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS SYDNEY TOURS & TALKS THURSDAY 15 JUNE 2017 Introducing the Australia ICOMOS National Scientific Committee on Fortifications and Military Heritage ICOFORT ICOFORT – the International Scientific Committee on Fortifications and Military Heritage – was formed by ICOMOS in 2005 and was established to engage with … read more…

Call for Papers: 15th Docomomo Conference – Metamorphosis. The Continuity of Change

15th International Docomomo Conference – Metamorphosis. The Continuity of Change Call for Papers: 2 June – 1 September 2017; Conference: 20-28 August 2018, Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, Slovenia 15th International Docomomo Conference Ljubljana, Slovenia, 28-31 August 2018 http://docomomo2018.si THEME Metamorphosis. The Continuity of Change VENUE: Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, Slovenia ORGANIZED by: docomomo International and docomomo Slovenia LANGUAGE: EnglishSCHEDULE Call … read more…

Warringah Council, Civic Centre And Library | 1970-73 | NSW

current name of the building: Warringah Council, Civic Centre And Library place: Dee Why, Sydney design by: Edwards Madigan Torzillo & Briggs date of commission: 1970 date of completion: 1973 type: Public Buildings – Government, Admin, Power address: 725 Pittwater Road, Dee Why 2099 editor fiche: Scott Robertson download: Fiche PDF