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Australia ICOMOS Inc


Tuesday, 18 April 2017


Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney

Registration closes on:

Thursday, 13 April 2017 at 5:30 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Australia ICOMOS 
in association with the Sydney Opera House and the Heritage Council of NSW 

is pleased to host the

2017 Jim Kerr Address
to be held at 5.30 pm for a 6.00 pm start on Tuesday 18 April 2017

The 2016 guest speaker is Professor Richard Johnson AO MBE. Richard's Talk is titled:


“Contemporary Relevance and Continuity” 

The talk explores that which we have in inherited from the past and its continued value and contemporary relevance as an expression of our living culture.

The event will take place in the Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House. 

There are no refreshments included for this event and this is reflected in thepricing. Refershments can be purchased before or after the event at one of the many venues in and around the Sydney Opera House.

COST (including refreshments)
* Australia ICOMOS members: $25
* Non-members: $35
* Full-time students, unemployed & individuals under 30 yrs: $20

Speaker Biography  
Professor Richard Johnson is a recipient of the AIA Gold Medal in Architecture and has practiced both nationally and internationally - all involving exceptionally sensitive design solutions. His interests are broadly spread beyond architecture, urban and exhibition design. Richard is active in the professional and educational arenas and is an Honorary Professor of Architecture at the Faculty of Built Environment at UNSW.

He has served on the boards of Aboriginal Arts and Crafts, the Sydney Dance Company,  Belvoir Street Theatre, the Major Organisations Board of the Australia Council, The Australian Film Commission and Film Australia and as well as Chairing the Broadcast Council of Australia, and the Special Broadcasting Service (SBS).  He has served on the Senate of the University of Sydney, and the chaired the National Capital Planning Authority and the Sydney Opera House Trust.  

He is currently a board member of The Conversation, The United States Studies Centre, The Australian Committee for Human Rights Watch and Philanthropy Australia.