Iconic Projects

Australian War Memorial

The walls and dome of the Hall of Memory are lined with one of the largest mosaics in the world. Designed by artist Napier Waller (who also designed the fifteen stained glass windows in the Hall), it was unveiled in 1959. The mosaic inside the dome depicts the souls of the dead rising from the…

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War & Peace

The offerings of war, the offerings of peace The fine bronze equestrian figures known as ‘Offerings of War’ and ‘Offerings of Peace’ that front the Art Gallery of NSW were designed by Gilbert Bayes in the 1920s. Treatment ICS were commissioned to undertake a complete conservation of the bronzes including stabilising minor areas of corrosion…

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Central Station Melocco Room

AWARD WINNING    Short Project Description A fire at Central Station was the impetus for conservation restoration to this marvellous mid-century Melocco Brothers artwork. The impressive wrap-around wall relief depicts the history of transportation above travertine walling and a beautiful terrazzo floor map of Australia. The Melocco Room is now open to the public. Detailed…

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Birdwood Flag

AWARD WINNING Named in honour of General William Riddell Birdwood, the commander of the Australian forces on the Western Front during the latter part of WWI, the Birdwood Flag served as the Australian ensign, and was the first recorded, and officially sanctioned, presentation of an Australian flag in the field of war (as distinct from…

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Le Corbusier Tapestry

When young Danish architect, Jorn Utzon, designed the Sydney Opera House, his vision also included plans for the art to be displayed within it. So, in 1958 he wrote to renowned French-Swiss architect, Le Corbusier, asking if he would like to collaborate, and the concept for the tapestry ‘Les Des Sont Jetes’ (The Dice Are…

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Winged Victory

AWARD WINNING Heritage Awards 2015 Conservation Objects and Interior: Winner  Winged Victory Gilbert Doble’s ‘Winged Victory’ is an elegant sculpture of Nike, the Winged Goddess of Victory. With a laurel leaf in one hand, a sword raised in triumph in the other, it was created for the top of the Marrickville Soldiers’ Memorial, which was…

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Archibald Fountain

Originally unveiled in 1932, just 5 days before the opening of the Harbour Bridge, the Archibald Fountain is considered one of Australia’s finest public fountains. Located in the heart of Sydney’s Hyde Park, it was built with the bequest of its namesake, Mr J.F. Archibald (founding editor of the Bulletin), and was designed by French…

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Australian War Memorial Iconic
War & Peace Sculpture conservation
Central Station Melocco Room Sculpture conservation
Birdwood Flag Storage systems
Le Corbusier Tapestry Tapestry
Winged Victory Iconic
Archibald Fountain Sculpture conservation

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Archibald Fountain

Originally unveiled in 1932, just 5 days before the opening of the Harbour Bridge, the Archibald Fountain is considered one..

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Birdwood Flag

AWARD WINNING Named in honour of General William Riddell Birdwood, the commander of the Australian forces on the Western Front..

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Children's Chapel - St James Anglican Church

The beautiful decorative interior of the crypt in the 1820s church of St James in Sydney was completed in the..

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Coat of Arms, Old Parliament House

Old Parliament House (OPH) is a nationally significant heritage building located in Canberra's parliamentary zone. The building was home to..

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40,000 Horsemen Poster

The classic Australian film ‘Forty Thousand Horsemen’ was one of the most popular films of its day. Released in 1940,..

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Australian War Memorial

The walls and dome of the Hall of Memory are lined with one of the largest mosaics in the world...

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Central Station Melocco Room

AWARD WINNING    Short Project Description A fire at Central Station was the impetus for conservation restoration to this marvellous..

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Christ Church, Bong Bong

AWARD WINNING 2010 Energy Australia Heritage Award, National Trust of Australia (NSW) The fine decorative interior of the Anglican church..

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