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Book Launch : Long Live the Modern

Monday, October 20th, 2008

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

Architectural Centre Wanganui Trip

Saturday, April 12th, 2008

When: 5th – 6th April

Wellington Architecture Week – 2006

Monday, October 2nd, 2006

Architecture Week is a collaboration between the Wellington Architectural Centre, the Wellington
Branch of the New Zealand Institute of Architects, the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, and
Docomomo(NZ) (an organisation for the Documentation and Conservation of buildings, sites and neighbourhoods of the Modern Movement)

Wellington Architecture Week 2006 Brochure

Changes in events above:
Monday 2 October to Saturday 7 October
Alexander Turnbull Library display for Architecture Week
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-1pm

Fri 6 Oct
Douglas Lloyd Jenkins talk
6pm start NOT 7pm / $12 entry fee

Sat 7 Oct
“Providing Social Housing in the City”
Civic Trust Seminar, 12noon-5pm

Sun 8 Oct
LATE BREAKING NEWS – Tour of Old High Court Building
Open building 10am-1pm Old High Court, Stout St.
10.30am talk by Roy Wilson