My favourite modernist building … Massey House

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Posted on 18th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Ost House

The house that I share with my family is absolutely my favourite modernist building. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 17th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … State Insurance Building (former)

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Posted on 16th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Bowen State Building

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Posted on 15th August 2016
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My favourite modernist building … Centre Point

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Posted on 14th 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 … Lyttelton Tunnel Authority Administration Building

Lyttelton Tunnel Building from north c. 1964

Lyttleton tunnel Building from north c1964

Favourite buildings can be significant presences in our lives, Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 12th August 2016
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