Modernism & Modernist SA Architecture: 1934-1977

The Bank of NSW building on the corner of North Terrace & King William Street, ph: Ryan Cantwell

An exhibition on South Australia Modernism and Modernist Architecture (1934-1977) has been on display this month at the Office for Design and Architecture SA. The exhibition was opened for only three weeks (it closed the 22nd of November), but it is possible to read about it on several articles which appeared online.

In Modernism on show in the city (published in the City of Adelaide’s website) Meagan Cox, Project Consultant – Heritage at the City of Adelaide, speaks to the co-curators Michael Pilkington (Director of Phillips/Pilkington Architects) and Dr Julie Collins (Architecture Museum, School of Art, Architecture and Design, University of South Australia), You can read about here: https://living.cityofadelaide.com.au/modernism-exhibition/

Stuart Harrison has recently published and in-depth review of the exhibition for ArchitectureAu.com. You can read the article “South Australian modernism exhibition a study in modesty” here: https://architectureau.com/articles/sa-modernism-exhibition-a-study-in-modesty/

MCCONNELL HOUSE, NORTH ADELAIDE, Ph: Ryan Cantwell
Walkley House, Ph: Ryan Cantwell
Adelaide high school, ph: Ryan Cantwell