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Sydney is so ancient but yet so young from a development point of view, it's history is tangible and mesmerising. Look closely and you will feel its history seeping from the sandstone. Cosmic Sydders is my tribute to the energy of The Rocks and Millers Point.
THEN & THEN. Sydney Cove/Circular Quay from Dawes Point 1820s and 1870s. [1820s-OSA Facebook>1870s-State Library NSW. By Les de Belin]

THEN & THEN. Sydney Cove/Circular Quay from Dawes Point 1820s and 1870s. [1820s-OSA Facebook>1870s-State Library NSW. By Les de Belin]

Detail showing the Tank Stream from 'Plan of the town and suburbs of Sydney, August 1822'

Detail showing the Tank Stream from 'Plan of the town and suburbs of Sydney, August

1.Bettington St leading from Argyle St to Millman St (formerly Crown Rd). Palisade Hotel (left) and White Star Hotel. This is the real Millers point. . | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Bettington St leading from Argyle St to Millman St (formerly Crown Rd). Palisade Hotel (left) and White Star Hotel corner of Bettington and Merriman Streets.

Aerial view of the Central Business District of City of Sydney in 1935. •National Library of Australia• Looking east from above Darling Harbour

Aerial view of the Central Business District of City of Sydney

The Rocks in Sydney in 1874.One can see the Lord Nelson Hotel.

The Rocks in Sydney in 1874.One can see the Lord Nelson Hotel.

The Harbour Bridge stairs including the King George V memorial playground, The Rocks 1930s > 2016. [City of Sydney Archives > Kevin Sundgren. By Kevin Sundgren]

The Harbour Bridge stairs including the King George V memorial playground, The Rocks > [City of Sydney Archives > Kevin Sundgren. By Kevin Sundgren]

Cumberland & Gloucester Sts, Miller's Point Three-storey rendered sandstone and iron-roofed tenement set back from roadway, with walls and building facades in process of demolition. Passageway to terrace (right) has tall wooden gates, and two children pose next to sandstone entrance steps c1913 NSCA CRS 51, Demolition books, 1900-1949 City of Sydney Archives

Cumberland & Gloucester Sts, Miller's Point Three-storey rendered sandstone and iron-roofed tenement set back from roadway, with walls and building facades in process of demolition. Passageway to terrace (right) has tall wooden gates, and two children pose next to sandstone entrance steps c1913 NSCA CRS 51, Demolition books, 1900-1949 City of Sydney Archives

Argyle Cut from Argyle Place,The Rocks,Sydney in 1924.

Argyle Cut from Argyle Place,The Rocks,Sydney in 1924.

View of Miller’s Point and Darling Harbour

View of Miller’s Point and Darling Harbour

Lower Fort Street Millers Point and The Earth Exchange, Metcalfe Bond Store Northern Section - 1920-1939

Lower Fort Street Millers Point and The Earth Exchange, Metcalfe Bond Store Northern Section -

Bulletin Place,Sydney from Pitt St in 1937.Silvester's Bros Ltd founded by William and Henry Silvester one of the founders of small goods manufacturers

Bulletin Place,Sydney from Pitt St in 1937.Silvester's Bros Ltd founded by William and Henry Silvester one of the founders of small goods manufacturers