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Docomomo Australia News - February 2016

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Docomomo International Workshop, Lisbon, 1-5 September 2016

Docomomo International Workshop The Adaptive Re-use of the Lisbon riverside area: the MMC case study Manutenção Militar Complex (MMC), Lisbon, 1-5 September 2016 Description Every two years, since 2006, docomomo International organises an international workshop, in the framework of the International docomomo Conference, dedicated to students, researchers and professionals worldwide. The aim is to study the possibilities of managing change …

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At Risk: QV1 Building, St Georges Terrace, designed by Harry Seidler & Associates.

At Risk: QV1 Building, St Georges Terrace, designed by Harry Seidler & Associates.

QV1 Building, St Georges Terrace, designed by Harry Seidler & Associates completed in 1991. The Seidler building in Perth is slated for major redevelopment and refurbishment by Hassell Architects of its plaza and fountains, to make way for more 'useable' space which includes a hemispherical roof with a central open oculus.  Again, modern landscaping is sacrificed without any heritage protection. QV1 …

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AGNSW/Sydney: The Bauhaus and beyond: February Lectures

AGNSW/Sydney: The Bauhaus and beyond: February Lectures

Glaspaleis (Schunck department store, Heerlen, The Netherlands) by Werner Mantz (Germany; Netherlands, b.1901, d.1983) Date : 1934 The Bauhaus and beyond: the arts in Europe between the world wars With Rosamund Bartlett This series of lectures explores the fate of the European avant-garde between the end of World War I in 1918 and the outbreak of World War II in …

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Foreign: Docomomo Us / June Symposium

Foreign: Docomomo Us / June Symposium

Docomomo US National Symposium Detroit, Michigan - June 9-12, 2016 Docomomo US and Docomomo US/Michigan are pleased to announce registration is now open for the 2016 National Symposium Beyond Modernism? Moving the Recent Past Forward. The two-day symposium will look at the diverging design and theory of the late 1970 and early 1980s through examining its leading architects and designers and their iconic …

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Under Threat: Bidura Children’s Court, Glebe, Sydney

Under Threat: Bidura Children’s Court, Glebe, Sydney

Under Threat: Bidura Children’s Court, Glebe, Sydney DATING The building was designed in the late 1970s, constructed in the early 1980s, and completed and opened in 1983. Architect: Department of Public Works, NSW. Principal Architect — J.W.(Ian) Thomson; Project Architect: Andrew Milcz   DESCRIPTION The Bidura Children’s Court is a multi-storey, white off-form concrete building in the late 20th-century Brutalist …

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New book on modernism in Sweden

New book on modernism in Sweden

   SÖDRA ÄNGBY – Modernism, Architecture, Landscape IN THE SUMMER OF 1930 the Stockholm Exhibition attracted as many as four million visitors. This event marked the breakthrough of modernist architecture in Sweden. It was inspired by European precedents, with the Bauhaus School in Dessau serving as an ideological center and the work of architects like Walter Gropius and Le Corbusier …

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Boyd House on Sale: Blott House

 Blott House Architect: Robin Boyd Completed 1955 Lilydale, Victoria Private sale. If you are interested in purchasing this property please contact the Boyd Foundation. https://robinboyd.org.au/

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Renovation of the heritage-listed Bondi Pavilion

Renovation of the heritage-listed Bondi Pavilion

Tonkin Zulaikha Greer makeover birthplace of Australian beach culture News | Sydney's Waverley Council has unveiled Tonkin Zulaikha Greer’s design for a $38 million renovation of the heritage-listed Bondi Pavilion, a place that “marked the establishment of Australian beach cultu... Words: Linda Cheng Posted: 14 Dec 2015 (source: Architecture AU) Roy Grounds’ Hobart casino slated for $70m refurb News | …

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Lisbon 2016 Docomomo International Conference - Registration Instructions

To register follow the link http://docomomo2016.exordo.com and create an account. To pay enter the VAT in the VAT Field.  If you have no VAT number, please use the number 999996097. Portuguese law requires registrants to insert a VAT number.

The Conference attendee registration fee includes: 1) Conference Information/Documentation, 2) Attendance to all conference sessions, 3) Attendance to keynote sessions, 4) Morning and afternoon coffee breaks, 5) Lunch, 6) Opening and closing event, 7) Proceedings of the conference, 8) Certificate of attendance. If opting for the student registration, student status must be confirmed by a letter from your Head of Department and sending it to docomomo2016@gmail.com.

Lisbon 2016 Docomomo Conference - Registration

Lisbon 2016 Docomomo Conference - More on Registration

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION The registration system is available at http://docomomo2016.exordo.com. Early Registration (4 January-14 February 2016) Docomomo members atendees: 400 € Non-members attendees: 500 € Scientific Committee members/Session chairs/Authors: 300 € Students attendees: 150 € If opting for the student registration, student status must be confirmed by a letter from your Head of Department and sending it to docomomo2016@gmail.com. If you have …

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