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2015 icam Australasia Meeting Melbourne

About the Symposium

Themes:

  • Collecting and preserving digital archives
  • Collaboration with state chapters of the AIA
  • Digital design in architecture
  • Visits to St Paul's Cathedral and RMIT Design Archive


Hosts
  • State Library of Victoria
  • Australian Institute of Architects, Victoria Heritage Committee
  • St Paul's Cathedral
  • ABP Library, Melbourne School of Design, University of Melbourne
  • RMIT Design Archives


2015 Program

Thursday, 8th of October:

  • State Library of Victoria - Rare Printed Collection, 'Digitising Architectural Collections'
  • Discussion, 'How can the profession support the collecting institutions?'
  • Lunch
  • State Library of Victoria
Pictures Collection, viewing of William Butterfield's architectural drawings for masons constructing St Paul's Cathedral.
  • St Paul's Cathedral tour


Friday, 9th of October:

  • University of Melbourne, Melbourne School of Design,
'Digital design in architecture: examples of design software in use and forensic recovery of files.
  • Tour of MSD workshops
  • Lunch
  • RMIT Design Archive,
'Viewing of the archives of three architects influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright: Alistair Knox, David Godsell & Geoff Woodfall.
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