A futurist room from the past


The ladies lounge off the dress circle foyer of the State Theatre in Sydney is called the Futurists’ Room and was a 1920’s view of future interior design, reflecting the cubist and modernist art of the day with the main element being the triangle.

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  1. Art deco designs are nearly always fantastic, particularly in their extreme rectangular and vertical shapes. This is a superb original remaining example from 1929 which both complements and contrasts with the varied classical styles of the State Theatre in Sydney (“the finest theatre in the Empire”).

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