Karen McCartney’s Iconic Australian Houses books are re-imagined so cleverly in this freshly redesigned, encyclopaedic book, which brings together in one volume the best of 50 years of Australian residential architecture,” says Lucy Feagins, The Design Files. This collectable single best of edition has a completely updated design and a new feature home — the Jackson House by Daryl Jackson. Iconic: Modern Australian Houses 1950—2000 showcases the best residential projects from the previously published works 50/60/70 and 70/80/90 which formed successful exhibitions shown at the Museum of Sydney.
Completely redesigned in a new format, with a revised introduction, this classic will find audiences both new to and familiar with the gems of Australian modernist architecture. The edition features houses from Harry Seidler, Peter Muller, Roy Grounds, Peter McIntyre, Russell Jack, Robin Boyd, McGlashan Everist, Enrico Taglietti, Neville Gruzman, Bruce Rickard, Hugh Buhrich, Ian McKay, IwanIwanoff, Ian Collins, Richard Leplastrier, Glenn Murcott, Barrie Marshall, Ken Woolley, Lovell Chen, Wood Marsh, Andresen O’Gorman, DurbachBlock, Sean Godsell, Stutchburyand Harper and Donovan Hill.
Published by Murdoch Books