Docomomo Events in Melbourne in November 2012


From Classroom to Campus: The Heritage of Modern Education,
The University of Melbourne, November 26-28th.
This two day symposium includes two evening public lectures:

Monday 26th, 6.00 pm – David Fixler (EYP Architects, Boston)
Innovation becomes Tradition: Modern Architecture as Institutional Heritage in America

Tuesday 27th, 6.30 pm – John Allan (Avanti Architects, London)
Learning and legacy – the British experience

Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th:
An exciting program of international and national speakers and round-table discussions with leading academics and architects on strategies of heritage conservation, documentation and adaptive re-use of modern schools and university campuses.

See this website for flyer, program and registration details
http://www.abp.unimelb.edu.au/heritage/classroom-campus
Docomomo is pleased to announce its support for this symposium and in particular the keynote lecture by John Allan.

 


OTHER EVENTS OF INTEREST IN MELBOURNE THIS MONTH:

John Andrews Symposium. October 18 – 19, The University of Melbourne

Forum on Ancient Chinese Architectural history, October 27-28,

 

The University of Melbourne“Pictures from FINLAND”,
November 7 th @ 6.00, at the Boyd Foundation, Walsh Street, South Yarra.
Please join us to hear about the Docomomo International Conference recently held in Helsinki.
Nigel Lewis, Fooi- Ling Khoo, David Brand and Philip Goad will show a selection of pictures from their architecture tours.