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Open Office Fri 19 July@ S+T

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The Open Office @ Stephenson&Turner on the 19th July was a great success.  Not only did we have fabulous presentations from a couple of S+T staff by it also doubled as a celebration of the Architectural Centre’s 67th birthday (which officially was 23rd July).

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Book Review and Launch: 4 Architects

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Bill Alington, Jim Beard, Bill Toomath and Derek Wilson (ABT&W) have undoubtedly been outstandingly influential on Architecture in Wellington and in New Zealand.  Their body of work, extending from the late 1940’s to the 1990’s typically exhibits a modernist style, largely inspired from their education and work in the UK and the US.

The book “4 Architects” attempts to catalogue the key work of each architect and provide some insight into the inspiration and creative thinking behind each of the Architects and their works . 

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Book Launch – 4 Architects

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One of the more eagerly awaited book launches of the year – on four very distinguished Wellington Architects: Bill Toomath, James Beard, Derek Wilson, and Bill Alington. Organised by the NZIA, this book launch ties in with the culmination of the Graphisoft Student Architecture awards being held on 2nd December at the School of Architecture, and should run from 5.30 till 7.00

Arch Centre will publish a review of the book shortly