My favourite modernist building … Alington House

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I last went to the Alington house (Karori, 1962) 20 years ago as part of the Architectural Centre’s 50th Anniversary. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 29th September 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Whanganui War Memorial Hall

Wanganui War Memorial Hall

My favourite Modernist architecture is the Whanganui War Memorial Hall. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 4th September 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Villa Savoye

Modern Memories by MM

United Planets Cruiser C57-D - Forbidden Planet

My earliest memory of modern architecture was watching a reel-to-reel movie in an old pre-fab at intermediate. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 1st September 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Toronto City Hall (TCH)

As I have not had much of a chance to spend time with many of my favourite Modernist projects of all time … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 22nd August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Massey House

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If you look up as you march down the west side of Lambton Quay, Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 18th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Freyberg Pool

My love affair with modern architecture began when I was still quite young, Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 13th 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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