Germany 1913 – Australia 2007
House of Professor Benjamin, Canberra
1958 Description: (architect Alex Jelinek)
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph
The more innovative architecture of the 1950s and early 1960s, by architects such as Alex Jelinek, began to use natural materials and to integrate indoor and outdoor spaces in ways that offered Australians a sense of connection with nature and a freedom from the restrictions of harder times.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra