The Kevin Fahy Annual Dinner & Lecture

  • 19 Oct 2019
  • 6:00 PM
  • The Women's College, University of Sydney, Newtown (Sydney)

The Kevin Fahy Annual Dinner & Lecture

The President and committee of the Australiana Society invite all members and friends to the 2019 Kevin Fahy Annual Dinner & Lecture.

Date: Saturday, 19th October 2019

 Time: 6:00pm for 6.30pm

Place: The Women’s College, University of Sydney, 15 Carillon Avenue, Newtown, Sydney

Limited parking at site. Nearest university parking station is located at Western Ave, enter via university entrance at Carillon Ave. Parking charged at weekend flat rate of $6 maximum.

Cost: $100 for members, $120 for non-members until sold out


Guest dinner speaker: Dr Grace Cochrane AM

Lecture title: Made in Australia

Grace Cochrane AM is an independent curator, writer and consultant. From 1988-2005, Grace was the curator, later senior curator, of Australian decorative arts and design at the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. She is the author of The Crafts Movement in Australia: A History (NSW University Press, 1992). For 40 years, she has talked about the crafts and design in lectures and conferences in Australia and overseas, has written for a range of journals and publications, and examined submissions from many PhD and Master’s candidates.


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Post to: Australiana Society, PO Box 2335 Bondi Junction NSW 1355

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