Marion Mahony Griffin at 150: rescuing an architect's legacy from false modesty

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
February 12 2021 - 1:00pm
Marion Mahony Griffin's contribution: View from summit of Mount Ainslie. Picture: National Archives of Australia, A710, 48

A quarter of a century after her drawings won over the judges in an international design competition for the new Australian capital, Marion Mahony Griffin returned to Canberra.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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