Wilkinson lecture by Harry Seidler

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Theo Van Doesburg "Space-Time Construction" (partial)

The Wilkinson lecture by Harry Seidler was held at the Seymour Centre, University of Sydney on 6 April 2000

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Reflections of Prof Leslie Wilkinson
(Walter Gropius at Harvard University and Bauhaus Bauhaus building 1946 Harvard Class under Gropius (book chronology p.390)
  Gropius House, Lincoln Massachusetts USA  
Joseph Albers Black Mountain College class with Josef Albers (book chronology p.391) Josef Albers – white lines on black (‘structural constellation’)
  Josef Albers – Homage to the Square  
Marcel Breuer Breuer House II, New Canaan, Connecticut 1947 Section (drawn by HS) Breuer House II, New Canaan, Connecticut 1947 Side façade with hanging balcony
  Breuer – house plan  
  Niemeyer’s Museum of Contemporary Art, Brazil (1996) Niemeyer photo with HS, 1948 (book chronology p.392)
Pitched roofs of Sydney suburbs, 1948 Paddington terrace housing
Seidler studio at Point Piper Harbour view from studio at Point Piper
Rose Seidler House Rose Seidler House front view Rose Seidler House mural
Rose House
Local planning laws T. Meller House Newspaper article “Architect may fight ban on home plan” (chronology p.394)
T. Meller House (chronology p.394) Maholy Nagy
Harry and Penelope Seidler House North view West view (with Penelope)
Interior of house Theo Van Doesburg (chronology p.388)
Australia Square Site (4 Decades book p.112) Australia Square
Australia Square in context
HS + Pier Luigi Nervi Nervi, Palazzo del sport, Rome, 1957
Australia Square in construction (4 decades book p.122) Australia Square lobby
Australia Square plaza 1967 Australia Square plaza 1999
Seidler Offices, Milsons Point    
Seidler Penthouse, Milsons Point
Trade Group Offices (Edmund Barton Building), Canberra, 1974
Australian Embassy Paris
MLC Centre
Hong Kong Club
Riverside Centre, Brisbane
Grosvenor Place, Sydney
QV1, Perth
Capita Centre at 9 Castlereagh St
De Kooning & Hannes House
Frank Stella & Hamilton House
Meares House
Gilhotra House
McMahons Point & Blues Point Tower
Campbelltown plan (scheme) & Kooralbyn, Queensland
Horizon apartments, Sydney
Berman House, Joadja
Wohnpark Neue Donau, Vienna
Planning discussion: Melbourne city council rules Niemeyer drawing re congestion
  Milsons Point Alfred Street building congestion  
3 storey housing in parallel rows (barrack like)
Grollo Tower (scheme only)
Meriton Tower (scheme only)
Cove apartments
Facadism Loftus Street facadism Façade, Ultimo (near UTS library)
Post-modern kitch  Post-modern non-structural arch  
    Gehry’s Guggenheim Bilbao