Art Deco Potts Point
Wander Sydney’s bohemian Potts Point to discover the area’s glamorous Art Deco buildings and gain access to an outstanding private collection of Art Deco treasures.
In the company of Art Deco expert Claudia Chan Shaw, discover this Eastern suburb’s architectural gems on a walking tour to admire its iconic buildings from the inter-war period when Sydney began to emerge as a modern metropolis.
Gain firsthand insights from Art Deco author and collector Dr Peter Sheridan AM, with exclusive access to his superb private collection that includes furniture, sculpture and glass, along with a world-class collection of Bakelite and Catalin radios. In addition, receive a copy of his latest publication, Sydney Art Deco and Modernist Walks: Potts Point & Elizabeth Bay.
Finish the day with lunch at a local café followed by a visit to the iconic The Roosevelt, which was once a glamourous Art Deco-designed haunt of Sydney’s affluent residents from the 1950s.
This tour is part of the World Art Tours program organised by the Art Gallery Society of NSW in partnership with Renaissance Tours.