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October 2018

AGM – Capitol Theatre Restoration

October 18, 2018 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
The Racecourse Hotel, cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd
Caulfield East, Australia
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Thursday, 18th October  7:30 - 9:30 Racecourse Hotel, Malvern East More details to come. Note: All events and dates are subject to change

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December 2018

Walking Tour – Golf Links Estate, Camberwell

December 2, 2018 @ 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
Golf Links Estate, Camberwell, corner Camberwell Road and Christowell Street
Camberwell, Victoria 3124 Australia
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$30 – $35

Join us for a walking tour of the Golf Links Estate, Camberwell where we will view examples of Art Deco and Moderne architecture, as well as garden designs of the period.   Date: Sunday, 2nd December, 2018 Starting Time: 9.45am for a 10.00am start Starting Point: Corner Camberwell Rd and Christowell Street, Camberwell Cost: $30 members, $35 non-members (includes walk booklet).   All bookings to be received no later than Thursday, 29thNovember 2018  

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February 2019

Industrial Tour

February 3

Industrial tour Sunday 3rd February - Daytime event Details to be confirmed

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March 2019

Art Deco Sydney

March 28 @ 7.30 pm - 10.00 pm
The Racecourse Hotel, cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd
Caulfield East, Australia
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$20 – $25

Join us for an entertaining evening as Dr Peter Sheridan launches his latest book entitled Sydney Art Deco. Dr Peter Sheridan AM is an internationally recognised historian, collector, author and speaker on Art Deco design. This is the first comprehensive reference book on Sydney’s Art Deco heritage.  It explores the impact of the Art Deco style on the landscape, life and architecture of Sydney during the 1930s and 1940s. The book explores commercial, residential, civic and industrial buildings as well as cinemas, pubs and shops…

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May 2019

Chicago Art Deco & Johnson Wax Complex, Racine

May 9

Join ADMSA President Robin Grow for an exploration of the wonderful Art Deco to be found in Chicago – including skyscrapers, hotels, apartments, shopping centres, and much much more. He will be joined by David Thompson, who will take us to the city of Racine in Wisconsin, home of the wonderful Johnson Wax Company Complex (designed by Frank Lloyd Wright)  and other impressive buildings. Date: Thursday, 9th May 2019 Starting Time: 7:30pm for an 8 o’clock start Venue: Racecourse Hotel, cnr Dandenong…

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June 2019

Melbourne City Centre Art Deco Walk

June 9 @ 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
Manchester Unity Building, 220 Collins Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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$30 – $35

Why not join us for a walk and take in the many Art Deco treasures in Melbourne’s City centre? We will see commercial buildings, department stores (past and present), cinemas, arcades, banks, car parks, post offices – all contributors to Melbourne being one of the world’s great Art Deco cities. Colour walk booklet will be provided.  Hope to have you join us! Date:                    Sunday 9th June, 2019 Starting Time:     9.45 am for…

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July 2019

Mid-century Women’s Fashion post WWII

July 18 @ 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Racecourse Hotel, cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd
Caulfield East, Australia
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$20 – $25

Join author and collector, Nicole Jenkins, for a slideshow presentation on Australian ladies wear of the post-WW2 period, when femininity and grown up glamour reigned and the local manufacturing industry thrived. Style, fabrics and construction details will all be included in this detailed look at fashions from 1947 to 1964. Also, if you have a particular article of clothing or fashion accessory from this period, we encourage you to bring (or wear) it for an informal ‘show & tell’ following…

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August 2019

Texas Down Under

August 27 @ 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Racecourse Hotel, cnr Dandenong Rd & Waverly Rd
Caulfield East, Australia
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$20 – $25

Please join us for a special event when we visit Fair Park in Dallas, Texas.  Created for the Texas Centennial Exposition of 1936, Fair Park is one of the finest collections of Art Deco art and architecture in the United States. In this illustrated lecture, featuring historic and current images and newsreel footage from the Centennial Exposition, Fair Park Deco co-author Jim Parsons takes us through the park as a visitor might have experienced it in 1936. Jim Parsons, a native Texan, puts…

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October 2019

Annual General Meeting

October 17

Annual General Meeting Thursday 17 October - Evening function 'The Esmond Collective' Following our AGM, guest speakers Margaret Pitt and Paddy Dorney  will present jointly on  architect Esmond Dorney’s life and the evolution of his work.  Dorney's  Melbourne Art Deco practice (1931-1941) and  the Hobart Modernist practice (1947 -1991) will be covered in their presentation. More details to come.

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November 2019

15th ICADS World Congress on Art Deco

November 5 - November 15

Rioplatense describes the culture of a region on both sides of the Rio de la Plata that produces crops and cattle but also tango music, avant garde literature and arts as well as modern architecture and design. The minimalist landscape of plains and waters of the region inspired the building of modern artefacts that borrowed ideas, images and materials from different parts of the world to shape eclectic cityscapes. The Congress will offer an exceptional experience of the Rioplatense Deco World…

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CONTACT

Robin Grow - ADMSA President
Tel: (03) 9686 0978
or 0412 567 923
Email: [email protected]

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

 

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