Museum of Sydney: The Moderns, European Designers in Sydney

https://sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/exhibitions/moderns-european-designers-sydney

“The Moderns: European Designers in Sydney, coming soon to Museum of Sydney, explores a forgotten aspect of Australian modernism, highlighting the direct connections between Sydney and the European design centres of Vienna, Berlin and Budapest….

While Austrian-born Harry Seidler AC, OBE became justifiably one of Australia’s most famous architects, the large, robust and interconnected community of European designers who were his contemporaries was all but forgotten….”

Museum of Sydney: Marion Hall Best Interiors

https://sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/exhibitions/marion-hall-best-interiors

“Best’s career spanned four decades from the mid–1930s, a period of transition from the department store decorators and art furnishers of the 1920s, to the independent professional designers of today….

Best introduced the latest of international modernism in design to Australians through her shops in Rowe Street Sydney and Queen Street Woollahra, which were an inspiration to the local design profession.”