Vicki Fairfax's account of the struggle to build an Arts Centre for all Victorians located in the heart of Melbourne makes for very exciting reading. Set against problems ranging from identifying and securing a site to seeing it completed and in operating mode many years later, the story provides insights into the generosity, creativity and vision of the many people involved. This book, with its hundreds of historic photos, plans and drawings will interest arts academics and architectural enthusiasts alike.Boyda#39;s property, Bundanon, runs along nine kilometres of the river at the end of a dirt road near Nowra on the New South Wales south coast. ... in America is the advantagea#39;.31 ln fact, Truscott had been accumulating this experience since his first job in the theatre at the age of sixteen. ... For a start he knew that people came to the theatre in the first place to see a show, so that the interior design, paintings, anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Place Across the River|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan Education AU - 2002|