Royal Western Australian Institute for the Blind
The West Australian Ballet Company Centre (formerly the Royal West Australian Institute and Industrial School for the Blind) (1937) 134 Whatley Cres, Maylands.
Architect: A.E. Clare
This impressive art deco style building houses the West Australian Ballet Company, and was previously known as the Senses Foundation building. It demonstrates a ‘modern’ approach of an industrial building. The style of the building is Inter-War Stripped Classical with strong art deco detailing, and comprises of an “L-shaped” form which combined the earlier buildings of a factory, workshops and residential facilities.