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Century-old packing shed brought back to life as a contemporary art gallery

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 17, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified May 16, 2016

Built in the 1920s, the packing shed is the only surviving building of a Nestle condensed milk factory that, until it burned down in 1951, had been considered a successful and important focal point for Toogoolawah. Rather than tear the old building down, PHAB Architects chose instead to preserve the existing architecture as much as possible, from the exposed roofing iron to the stained concrete floor. The asymmetrical gable was kept intact, though the exterior was given a fresh coat of paint with...






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