Hot Modernism Book Launch


09 Mar 2016

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Auditorium 1, Level 2
Brisbane Powerhouse
Yagara Country, 119 Lamington St, New Farm, Queensland
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Please join us at the official launch of the book 'Hot Modernism: Queensland Architecture 1945-1975.'

Published by Artifice (London), Hot Modernism explores the foundation and growth of modern architecture in post-war Queensland. This book was authored and edited by John Macarthur, Deborah van der Plaat, Janina Gosseye and Andrew Wilson, and also features contributions by Alice Hampson, Elizabeth Musgrave, Silvia Micheli, Robert Riddel and Don Watson. 

The Honourable Dr Steven Miles, Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef will begin official proceedings at 6pm followed by a short introduction to the book by Professor Michael Keniger, former Queensland President of the Australian Institute of Architects.

Join us for drinks after the launch, where discounted copies of the book will be available for purchase.