So why is modernism so important?

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Posted on 24th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Gordon Wilson Flats

Exterior view, state flats, The Terrace, Wellington

There are precious few examples of authentic modernist buildings in the Wellington region. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 11th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Arts Tower, Sheffield

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Posted on 8th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Jellicoe Towers

Jellicoe Towers
Jellicoe Towers advertising brochure, 1966.  Artist: Allan Wild

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Posted on 7th August 2016
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Gordon Wilson Memorial Flats | 320 The Terrace

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The Gordon Wilson Flats on The Terrace are under threat, Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 18th December 2015
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