The pervasive presence of modernism: Australia Modern floor talk
Glyn Davis Building (#133)
The University of Melbourne
Join Professor Hannah Lewi and Professor Philip Goad for an intimate discussion of their book Australia Modern: Architecture, Landscape & Design and University of Melbourne exhibition Australia Modern: from the iconic to the everyday.
They will discuss the genesis of the book and exhibition, exploring the histories and anecdotes associated with some of Australia’s most iconic modernist buildings, interiors and landscapes.
This floor talk is presented in partnership with Open House Melbourne, Australia Modern: from the iconic to the everyday is part of the University of Melbourne's BE–150: celebrating built environments program. Modern Melbourne is made possible by the generous support of the interview subjects, the Heritage Council of Victoria and the BE–150 program.
South Lawn & Underground Car Park, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, 1971–74. Architect: Ancher, Mortlock, Murray & Woolley. Photograph: Christine Francis, 2018.