Bernard Smith was one of the founders of The Glebe Society in 1969.  He and his wife Kate were responsible for one of the classic books of Glebe – “The Architectural Character of Glebe”.  He was an eminent art historian, writer, professor of fine arts at the University of Sydney, and a beloved member of the Glebe Society.  He died in Melbourne this month aged 94 years.

A memorial service will be held in Melbourne at the National Gallery of Victoria on Monday 28th November.  See the attached letter from the Gallery for further details.