Grand Plans: Robin Boyd and the Small Homes Service

This exhibition will examine the history and ideas behind the Small Homes Service first directed by architect Robin Boyd and established in association with The Age and the Royal Victorian Institute of Architects.

The exhibition considers what we can learn from the Small Homes Service in relation to affordable and sustainable housing today as well as its generation of a public debate about what makes good design. Grand Plans is conceived and produced by Monash Master of Architecture students undertaking original research, as well as designing and producing the exhibition It is a partnership between Monash University’s Faculty of Art Design & Architecture (MADA) and Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA). Grand Plans is presented in association with the Robin Boyd: Centenary of Design program celebrating the life, work and legacy of Australian architect, writer and cultural commentator Robin Boyd.

9 May - 25 May

Monash Gallery of Art (MGA)

860 Ferntree Gully Road Wheelers Hill VIC 3150

www.mga.org.au