Brisbane - Australian Vintage Retro Travel Poster
Brisbane - Australian Vintage Retro Travel Poster (only retro in the style of the poster, most of those buildings weren't even there in the 80's and 90's, but this is my city, I have to post)
Brisbane map Old map of Brisbane print Old city map | Etsy
Map of Brisbane and suburbs from 1920 by Gordon and Gotch Limited. Very decorative and detailed map showing streets, railroads and stations, parks, wards and important places. The inset contains a map of Sandgate. ♥ Printed on premium matte paper (230g/sqm) or professional matte canvas (390g/sqm) ; ♥ Pigment inks (Canon Lucia EX) which last a lifetime, no fading; ♥ Giclée fine reproduction , using one of the best fine art printer, Canon imagePROGRAF 8300; ♥ You can select the size from the…
Australian 20th Century Modernism
I documented the Art Deco Coronet Flats in my last blog entry and I thought it fitting to highlight these flats as they are next door to Coronet. I like this building because the main stairwell is the main feature, it's as if it has been just attached later to the main building! It's dominant and works a treat with white render finish and class cubes to allow the sunlight to enter the stairwell. You also know you're in the sub-tropics with the building surrounded by palm trees and a…
Poster Cover from The Queenslander 1930 - Summer by the Sea | State Library of Queensland Shop
Poster print of Summer seaside scene from the Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, November 27, 1930.
Frew Park Milton | Must Do Brisbane
Frew Park stands on the hallowed grounds of the iconic Milton Tennis Centre, where everyone from Australian tennis greats to international rock stars and boxers once held court.
Brisbane Art Deco
The 'Brisbane Art Deco: Stories of our Built Heritage' book is a charming & informative reference, and offers a colourful insight into Brisbane’s built heritage and architecture. Written contributions from a range of authors are complemented by stunning modern photography & historic archive imagery.
Art deco Brisbane: new project aims to highlight precious architecture
Brisbane's popular art deco era is set to be documented in a new history project that aims to help preserve the unique architecture that remains in the city.