Modernist Exhibition talks series

Join influential architects, historians, and design professionals as they further explore the themes and stories behind the striking Marion Hall Best: Interiors and The Moderns: European Designers in Sydney exhibitions on at Museum of Sydney. 

Hear engaging panel discussions and talks on mid-century interior design, furniture making and architecture from speakers including: curators Michael Lech and Rebecca Hawcroft; ex-Vogue editor David Clark; 19th and 20th Century Fine and Decorative Arts auctioneer Andrew Shapiro and more.     

Talks will be from 2pm to 3.30pm on Sundays at the Museum of Sydney. Find out more details below:

Sunday 10 September: Marion Hall Best & Australian interior design

Sunday 1 October: Making Australian Modernism: furniture

Sunday 22 October: Making Australian Modernism: architecture

Sunday 12 November: Modern but not Minimalist

Selected Sundays from September to November 2017

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 of each talk. 



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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