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Docomomo Australia News - June 2017

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

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 the heritage conservation issues related …

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

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 for Papers . 2 June …

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Williamson House ( Igloo House ) | 1952 | NSW

Williamson House ( Igloo House ) | 1952 | NSW

photo © Max Dupain current name: Williamson House ( Igloo House ) design by: Harry Seidler (1923-2006) location: Sydney - Australia type: Housing/Houses date of completion 1952 address 65 Parriwi Road Mosman gps 33º 48' 39.96'' S/151º 14' 48.12'' E submitted by Scott Robertson, Louise Cox, et. al. in 2014, docomomo Australia photo © Max Dupain photo © Max Dupain …

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Wentworth Memorial Chapel | 1964-5 | NSW

Wentworth Memorial Chapel | 1964-5 | NSW

current name of the building: Wentworth Memorial Chapel  place: Vaucluse, Sydney design by: Clarke Gazzard & Yeomans, Don Gazzard (designer) type Religious date of commission 1964 date of completion 1965 address Fitzwilliam Street gps 33º 51' 6.84'' S/151º 16' 34.68'' E {google_map}Fitzwilliam Street, Vaucluse, Sydney{/google_map}

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

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

photo © Christine Francis 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 photo @ Christine Francis photo @ …

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Buhrich House II | 1968-72 | NSW

Buhrich House II | 1968-72 | NSW

photo by Michael Wee current name of the building: Buhrich House II architect: Hugh Buhrich type Houses date of commission 1968 date of completion 1972 address 375 Edinburgh Road Castlecrag gps 33º 47' 43.44'' S/151º 13' 49.44'' E Submitted by Scott Robertson, Louise Cox, photo © Michael Wee

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Signs Publishing Company | 1935 | VIC

Signs Publishing Company | 1935 | VIC

current name of the building: Signs Publishing Company location: Warburton design by: Edward Bilson date of commission: 1934 date of completion: 1935 type: Factory (Imdustry) listing/protection: RAIA National Register 2003; Heritage Register of Victoria No. H0619; National Trust State level file No. G13039 address 3485 Warburton Highway 3799 editor fiche: Peter Johnson (2009) download Fiche: Signs Publishing Company (Pdf)   The …

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Former Torin Building | 1974-76 | NSW

Former Torin Building | 1974-76 | NSW

photo by: Max Dupain current name of the building: Former Torin Building town: Penrith, Sydney address: 23 Coombes Drive 2750, Penrith, design by: Marcel Breuer (1902-1981), Herbert Beckhard, Harry Seidler & Associates date of commission: 1974 date of completion: 76 type: Industry editor fiche: Noni Boyd Fiche Pdf

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Permanent Duration Cottages | 1942-1943 | NSW

Permanent Duration Cottages | 1942-1943 | NSW

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Permanent Duration Cottages, other/former name Peace Officers Quarters Staff Cottages architect Walter Bunning type Housing date of commission 1942 date of completion 1943 listing/protection State Heritage Inventory (including the parks) current use House address Forrester Str., Griffiths Str., Maple Str., Viney Str., St. Marys 2760 gps 33º 45' 5.495'' S/150º 46' 41.256'' E Submitted by Noni Boyd in …

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Hunter Institute of Technology | 1934-40 | NSW

Hunter Institute of Technology | 1934-40 | NSW

photo by: Eye3PhotoDesign Current name of the building: HUNTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Location: Mayfield, Newcastle, NSW Design by: Harry Rembert within the office of the NSW Government Architect (E.E. Smith & C. Parkes) Date: 1934-40 Type: Originally designed as Technical College (part secondary and tertiary) Editor fiche: Scott Robertson Fiche Pdf photo by: Eye3PhotoDesign

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Rothbury Estate Winery | 1970 | NSW

Rothbury Estate Winery | 1970 | NSW

Rothbury Estate Winery architects: Allen Jack & Cottier, Keith Cottier (leading architect) location: Hunter Valley - Australia type Industry date of completion 1970 address Pokolbin gps 32º 46' 34.32'' S/151º 18' 4.68'' E Submitted by Scott Robertson, Louise Cox, et. al. in 2014, docomomo Australia

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Audette House | 1953 | NSW

Audette House | 1953 | NSW

Photograph © Michael Wee Audette House architect: Peter Muller type Housing date of completion 1953 address 265-267 Edinburgh Road Castlecrag gps 33º 47' 58.92'' S/151º 13' 9.12'' E Submitted by Scott Robertson, Louise Cox Photo © Michael Wee Interview with architect Peter Muller (The Audette House - Sydney Living Museum) https://youtu.be/l6KUoX4JS58

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MLC Building | 1954-1957 | NSW

MLC Building | 1954-1957 | NSW

MLC Building architects: Bates, Smart & McCutcheon type Commerce date of commission 1954 date of completion 1957 listing/protection North Sydney Local Environmental Plan RAIA NSW Chapter – Register of 20th Century Buildings of significance National Trust of Australia (NSW) - Register current use Office Building current condition Altered, 1990s address 105-153 Miller Street 2060 gps 33º 50' 16.988'' S/151º 12' …

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National Gallery and High Court of Australia Precinct | 1972-1982 | ACT

National Gallery and High Court of Australia Precinct | 1972-1982 | ACT

National Gallery and High Court of Australia Precinct  architects: Edwards Madigan Torzillo & Briggs type Administration / Power date of commission 1972 date of completion 1982 listing/protection 2009 address Canberra gps 35º 16' 55.2'' S/149º 7' 43.32'' E  Submitted by Scott Robertson, Louise Cox, et. al. in 2014, docomomo Australia  {google_map}National Gallery and High Court of Australia, canberra{/google_map}

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Perth Exhib. | Pier Luigi Nervi and Australia / 6-16 June

Perth Exhib. | Pier Luigi Nervi and Australia / 6-16 June

Magazine_NERVI AND NEW NORCIA: ITALIAN MODERNISM IN THE AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK. Annette Condello PIER LUIGI NERVI AND AUSTRALIA: OUTBACK MODERNISM EXHIBITION, 6 – 16th JUNE 2017 Pier Luigi Nervi (1891-1979), Italy’s most influential modern architect-engineer, is internationally renowned for his use of curving concrete forms, soaring arches and V- or Y-profiles. This exhibition showcases Nervi’s most prominent works for the first …

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Call for Candidacies: Docomomo International Headquarters after 2018

Call for Candidacies: Docomomo International Headquarters after 2018

Dear Docomomo Chapters, In August 2018, at the 15th Docomomo Council Meeting, our mandate heading the Docomomo International Secretariat, with Headquarters in Lisbon, will end. A new mandate and a new headquarters to host the future Docomomo International Secretariat must be voted. By then, we will be celebrating 30 years of notable collective efforts towards the documentation and conservation of …

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Docomomo International Photo Prize | 1st May - 30th June 2017

Docomomo International Photo Prize | 1st May - 30th June 2017

Art & Architecture, 1st May - 30th June 2017 Docomomo Photo Prize – Spring 2017 Docomomo Photo Prize #docomomophotoprize #spring2017 #artarchitecture CALL Docomomo Photo Prize is an international photograph competition promoted by Docomomo International that will take place every season according to a specific theme, through Instagram. DoCoMoMo International is a non-profit organization dedicated to the Documentation and Conservation (DoCo) …

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Int. Exhib. | MOMA: Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive

Int. Exhib. | MOMA: Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive

Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive June 12–October 1, 2017 The Museum of Modern Art https://www.moma.org/calendar/exhibitions/1660?locale=en Frank Lloyd Wright was one of the most prolific and renowned architects of the 20th century, a radical designer and intellectual who embraced new technologies and materials, pioneered do-it-yourself construction systems as well as avant-garde experimentation, and advanced original theories with regards to …

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