Get inside and explore one of Australia’s famous architecture. The Sydney Opera House boasts not only its exterior and interior design but it also showcases its line of events which varies from music, dance, theater, art shows and exhibits.
What started as an international design contest, for building Australia’s National Opera House, turned out to be something that would shape and become Australia’s flagship figure. An iconic picture that would define and instate the image of what Australia is to the world.
Jørn Utzon, a talented Danish born architect with an eye for inspiration and established knowledge on building and design, was the creator of the opera house but it was Peter Hall who took the design into complete fruition.
Surrounded by the waters of Sydney Harbour, Sydney Opera House is famous for its structure and location. It’s design was ahead of its time with shell-like shapes made from reinforced concrete and the facades from polarized glass with steel frames. Its Architectural style is considered as both modernist and expressionist.