Architecture and the Built Environment

Changing Landscapes – People and industry

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

View photographs from the MAAS collection depicting changing technologies in urban and rural life, resource use, farming and transport in Australia between 1890 and 1915.

Changing Landscapes – Transport

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

View photographs from the MAAS collection depicting changing technologies in transport in Australia between 1890 and 1915.

Changing landscapes – Water

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

View photographs from the MAAS collection depicting changing technologies in water use in Australia between 1890 and 1915.

Changing landscapes

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

View photographs from the MAAS collection depicting changing technologies in urban and rural life, resource use, farming and transport in Australia between 1890 and 1915.

Sustainable design database

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

The Powerhouse Museum has collected examples of design for more than 130 years. This database shows how some items in its collection meet one or more criteria for design for the environment.

Designed to minimise packaging

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Find out which MAAS collection objects have been designed for the environment with this criteria in mind.

Designed for energy efficiency

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Find out which MAAS collection objects have been designed for the environment with this criteria in mind.

Designed for service substitution

July 13, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Find out which MAAS collection objects have been designed for the environment with this criteria in mind.