The Powerhouse acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the ancestral homelands upon which our museums are situated. We respect their Elders, past, present and future and recognise their continuous connection to Country.

David Mist photographer

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Photographer David Mist (b. London 1937) was a leading Sydney-based fashion, documentary and commercial photographer. Today, the photographs he shot for his two books, Sydney: a Book of Photographs and Made in Australia, both published by Paul Hamlyn in 1969, provide a lasting and iconic record of life and style in 1960s Australia. David migrated to Australia in 1961, after working for a time in John Cole's Studio Five in London, where he met and worked alongside some of Britain’s most well …