Buenos Aires World Congress on Art Deco

Please join us for a presentation on the World Congress on Art Deco, held in Buenos Aires, Mar del Plata and Montevideo. Share our memories as some of the attendees recount tales of the vibrant architecture, culture and fashion found in these exciting locations.   Time: 7.30pm for an 8 o’clock start. Venue: Racecourse Hotel, upstairs function room, cnr Dandenong and Waverley Roads, ...

Miami Meets Melbourne – Cancelled

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

Unfortunately our speaker at the Miami Meets Melbourne Night has cancelled his Australian trip, due to concerns about the bushfires and the effect on his respiratory health from smoke. This means that the event scheduled for 27 January will not proceed. However, we have organised a great replacement, to be held on Thursday 30 January at the Racecourse Hotel.  Tour ...

$20 – $25

Route 66

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

Join us for a special night with renowned Melbourne tour guide and raconteur, Kenneth Park, as he takes us on a tour along the U.S.A’s Route 66. Sure to be a fun and entertaining evening as Kenneth shares his first-hand knowledge of the Deco (and other) delights along the legendary route between Chicago and Los Angeles . Date: Thursday, 30th ...

$20 – $25

St Kilda Art Deco Walk – POSTPONED

We regret to announce that the St Kilda Walk scheduled for 22 March will NOT proceed. For those that have already paid, a refund is available by contacting Robyn at [email protected]  or you can receive a credit for a future event. Stay Safe. Best Robin Robin Grow President, Art Deco & Modernism Society of Australia, Inc

Interwar Cinemas of the Eastern Suburbs – CANCELLED

Given the current circumstances regarding self-isolation with people staying at home for their own safety and the safety of others, the talk by Tony Tibbals from the Cinema and Theatre Historical Society of Australia (CATHS) about the interwar cinemas of Melbourne's Eastern Suburbs that was scheduled for Thursday, May 7th 2020 has been cancelled. We are hopeful that we will be ...

Parkville Walk

Join ADMSA for a walk around inner Melbourne suburb, Parkville - Sunday, September 13th  2020 Details TBC

St Kilda Art Deco Walk – Postponed

Quilkeys Dairy 14 Cowderoy Street, St Kilda West, Victoria

Regarding the proposed walking tour of St Kilda scheduled for 28 February, after discussions  it was agreed that there was still an element of risk associated with conducting the walk.  We regret that the walk will not proceed and has been deferred for a month i.e 28 March. For those that have already paid, a refund is available by contacting ...

$30 – $35

Clarice Cliff (rescheduled)

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

Vaughan Macefield will explore Clarice Cliff’s work, influences and legacy in his excellent presentation.  Join us for this interesting and fun evening as we return to the Racecourse Hotel for our first in-person event for 2022.

$20 – $25

Beaumaris Modern

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

Our guest speaker is Fiona Austin, President of Beaumaris Modern.  When Fiona, a long-time resident of Beaumaris, saw those buildings she admired were being demolished, she, along with a group of concerned residents, started this community group. Fiona will be sharing her love of this area, its location to the bay, the modernist architecture and its natural landscape. Following her ...

$20 – $25

Fashions of the Thirties

The Racecourse Hotel cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd, Caulfield East

It was a time of sartorial extremes: from the luxury of Hollywood glamour, to the destitution of the Great Depression. Women wore playful, beautiful and colourful clothing which served as an escape from life’s grim realities: a welcome return to femininity, with frills, flounces, bows and curls. Film stars like Jean Harlow, Katharine Hepburn and Joan Crawford typified the desired ...

$20 – $25

CONTACT

Robin Grow - ADMSA President
Tel: (03) 9686 0978
or 0421 806 408
Email: [email protected]

POST

Art Deco and Modernism Society of Australia Inc.
PO Box 17, Camberwell
Victoria, Australia 3124

 

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