Coming soon to the Powerhouse Museum


A fine possession: jewellery and identity
opens 24 September

A fine possession: jewellery and identity will celebrate the central place of jewellery in our lives from antiquity to the present-day through over 700 iconic and rarely seen objects. more..

Neckpiece 'Red Drop', stained wood, Liv Blåvarp, Norway, 2012. 2013/1/1



Recollect: Shoes
Opens November 2014

The Museum is bringing its world renowned shoe collection out on show! Spanning over 500 years and seven continents, the collection features everything from the world's first pair of elastic sided boots to designer names like Louboutin, Yves Saint Laurent and Lacroix.

Slip on shoes, pair, womens, 'Love', leather/suede/rubber, Christian Louboutin, designed in Paris, made in Italy, 1991-1996