Architecture ~ our collection

This is at present just a brief list of architects and buildings.
Further details and links are still to be added.
A few general papers and studies are at the foot of this page.


Neville Gruzman
(1925 Sydney-2005)
South Head Synagogue, Rose Bay, 1957-1958
Synagogue at Dover Heights, 1957-1958
Samuel Lipson
(1901 Leeds-1996)
Peter Kaad
(1989 Fiji-1967)
Central Synagogue and War Memorial, Bondi Junction, 1959
Proposed Kindergarten for NSW BJE, Bellevue Hill, 1950-55
Chevra Kadisha, Woollahra, 1950s
Temple Emanuel Synagogue, Woollahra
Temple Emanuel Synagogue, Chatswood, 1960
Mizrachi Synagogue
Hugh Buhrich
(1911 Germany-2004)
Cremorne Synagogue, Neutral Bay, 1957
Sephardi Synagogue, Woollahra, 1961
Kingsford Maroubra Synagogue, 1965
Harold Harry Smith
(1913 New York-2008)
Bankstown Hebrew Synagogue, 1957 (demolished)
National Council of Jewish Women, Woollahra
Wolper Jewish Holpital, 1961
Gordon Samuel Keesing
(1881 New Zealand-1972)
Maccabean Hall, 1922 (now Sydney Jewish Museum)
Bondi Synagogue, 1923 (Grosvenor St, demolished 1970)
Newcastle Synagogue, 1924
Hans Peter Oser
(1913 Austria-1967)
North Shore Synagogue, Lindfield, 1957
Strathfield Synagogue, 1958
Orwell Edward Phillips
War Memorial Hall, Great Synagogue, Castlereagh St, 1957
Harry Seidler
(1923 Austria-2005)
Martyrs Memorial, Rookwood, 1972
Darlinghurst Rd centre
Talmudic School, 1965 & Rabbi's house
Aaron Bolot
(1900 Crimea-1989)
Montefiore Home Synagogue
Temple Emanuel Neuweg Synagogue
Parramatta Synagogue
Mark Gerstl Emanuel School, Kornmuhl pre-school
Emanuel Synagogue, redevelopment
Mount Sinai College, Maroubra
Ed Lippman
Extensions to Emanuel Synagogue, 2016
Henry Epstein
Extensions to the Jewish Museum
Arthur William Purnell
Reginald Cecil Frizelle
Chevra Kadisha, Balfour St., Darlington, 1924
   converted hotel
David Thomas Morrow
William De Putron
Newtown Synagogue ladies gallery, 1924
Thomas Rowe
(1829 Penzance-1899)
Great Synagogue
   stonework: Aaron Loveridge
   supervison: Walter Liberty Vernon

Rookwood Chapel
James Hume York Street Synagogue, 1844
John Sherlock
Edward Jackson
Broken Hill Synagogue & residence
John Pender Maitland Synagogue
Thomas James Pepper
William David Jeater
Newcastle Synagogue


Unloved Moderns; Migration and Modernism, text and slides by Rebecca Hawcroft, for an ICOMOS copnference in 2009.