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Ultimo - Architecture as Art Walk

AAA Ultimo

Why not commence the New Year with a leisurely walk in Ultimo with a trained knowledgeable AAA guide.

Discover and learn about its colourful history and architecture. 

Hear about a 6 Green Star rated building which has a ‘’Doppler Effect” façade, first one of its’ kind in Australia and see how the Goods Line was transformed from a disused freight railway line.    

Don’t miss out on seeing the building described as the most beautiful squashed paper bag by architect Frank Gehry, so book today and enjoy seeing some architectural gems in Ultimo.

TOUR DETAILS

Meeting Point: Powerhouse Museum Forecourt, 500 Harris Street, Ultimo NSW 2007
Date: 10.00am - 11.30pm
Time: Friday 15 January 2021
Tickets: $30 (public) / $25 (Seniors & Students) / AAA Members Free
Please note - concession ticket holders should present their ID on the tour day.

Click here to secure your place on the tour. Numbers are limited so book your ticket now!

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Their alterations and additions to a 1960s home, originally designed by Sydney architect Peter Johnson, illustrated how clever design can transform an existing twentieth century home to suit a contemporary lifestyle, while respecting the original architecture.

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Support the Australian Architecture Association's annual Keep Architecture Open fund Raising campaign.

As a not for profit organisation, run predominately by a group of committed volunteers, the AAA depends on the support of our members and the wider community of design enthusiasts to meet our operational costs for continuing to open the doors on architecture. This year , in particular, the pandemic has added unexpected challenges for our organisation.

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