Making Australian Modernism: Architecture

Modernist Exhibition talks series

The story of Modernist architecture in Australia is a story of new ideas finding distinct expression in new environments.

Hear from a panel of speakers whose work and lives reflect the story of Australian Modernism through personal and professional journeys, focusing on the way Australian architects drew influence from Europe in developing a local Modernist vocabulary.

Speakers include architects Tone Wheeler, Catherine Lassen, architect and Senior Lecturer in Architecture at the University of Sydney and Peter Lonergan of Cracknell & Lonergan Architects.  

Special offer

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Special Lunch Offer at The Governor’s Table

Treat yourself to a pre-talk lunch offer at The Governor’s Table, on the site of Australia’s first Government House at the Museum of Sydney.  Simply show your talk ticket to receive a main course and glass of wine for $32.

Offer is valid to talk ticket holders only. Lunch offer is available until 2.30pm. Coffee cart is available until 5pm. Please ask staff about menu selections.

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Individual tickets

General:  $30
Concession: $25
Member: $20

All tickets include admission to the Museum of Sydney and both exhibitions.

Series Ticket (all 4 talks)

Save when you purchase all 4 talks

General:  $100
Concession: $90
Member: $70

Bookings essential

Limited tickets will be available for purchase at the museum on the day. 

When & Where

Sunday 22 October 2017 2PM–3.30PM

Museum of Sydney

Corner Phillip and Bridge Streets, Sydney, NSW 2000
Museum: 02 9251 5988

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