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Catch up: Autumn Lecture Series: Mid-Century Modern 6 - Post-War Australia

25/11/2021 – 25/02/2022



This is a recording of the event that took place on 25th November 2021: Autumn Lecture Series: Mid-Century Modern 6 - Post-War Australia, presented by Philip Goad.

Philip Goad will talk about the highly talented group of architects in post-war Australia, and particularly the internationally-known critic and designer, Robin Boyd (1919-1971) ‘arguably the most influential architect there has ever been in Australia.’

Professor Philip Goad is Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor of Architecture at Melbourne School of Design. He is an authority on modern Australian architecture and the life and work of Robin Boyd.

Members: £3, non-members £5

You will receive an email confirmation with a link to the password protected recording which will be available until 25 February 2022.


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Above: Roche House, Deakin, Australia. Robin Boyd, 1954. Photograph: Wikipedia.