One day Symposium: ‘from over-sweet cake to wholemeal bread’ – New Zealand Architecture in the 1940s

Date: Friday 5th December 2008
Venue: School of Architecture, Victoria University, Wellington

There will be a screening of films of NZ 1940s architecture at the NZ Film Archive on the evening of Thursday 4th December.  In addition, on Saturday 6th there will be a Docomomo(NZ) meeting organised by Julia Gatley.  For more information about the Docomomo(NZ) meeting please contact Julia Gatley at Auckland University, julia.gatley@auckland.ac.nz.

Posted on 12th November 2008
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Book Launch : Long Live the Modern

When: 5.30pm on Tuesday 21 October 2008
Where: School of Architecture, VUW, 139 Vivian St

This is a book about New Zealand Modern architecture, edited by Julia Gatley: and we have invited authors, architects, builders, clients, owners and occupants of buildings featured to this book launch, as well as other individuals who are interested in architecture.  The book launch will be followed by ‘Foster on Foster’ a panel discussion by three Wellington architects who have worked at London-based architects Foster and Partners, chaired by Angela Foster, of Foster Architects, which you are also very welcome to come along to.

Also attached is a map listing the buildings featured in the book.  We hope you can come along, and please feel free to invite anyone else you think would be interested in coming along.  RSVPs can be sent to Christine McCarthy.

Book Launch Invitation

Posted on 20th October 2008
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