Archive for the ‘Site Visit’ Category

Site Visit: Indoor Sports Stadium

Monday, March 21st, 2011

A rare chance to see the inside of Wellington’s Indoor Sports Stadium, with the architect. Bring your own PPE gear – ie hard hat, steelcapped boots, HiVis jacket.  Strictly limited to 40 people – must be current Arch Centre members. Reply to our Email to get your name onto the list.

Futuna 50 Saturday

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Saturday 19th March
Venue: Futuna Chapel
Time: 11:00am
Event 1: A concelebrated commemorative ecumenical Mass led by Catholic Archbishop John Dew

Venue: Futuna Chapel/10 CPD points
Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Participants: Plytech, Ponoko, Tony Richardson – Model Designer

Event 3: FUTUNA SEMINAR/10 CPD points
Venue: Futuna Chapel
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Participants: Amanda Yates Lecturer Massey University
Professor Dorita Hannah Massey University
Professor of Architecture Mike Austin UNITEC
Associate Professor Sarah Treadwell Auckland School of Architecture
Albert Refiti Senior lecturer in Spatial Design at AUT

Event 4: Lecture by Ric Leplastrier Architect/20 CPD points
Recipient of the Dreyer Foundation Prize 2009
Venue: Futuna Chapel
Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Pencarrow – to the Lighthouse

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Coach Trip to Pencarrow Lighthouse – New Zealand Historic Places Trust
When: Saturday 26 Feb (postponement day for wet weather, 27 Jan)

Long Live the Modern Bus Tour2

Monday, January 25th, 2010

A bus tour of Modernist buildings in Wellington (Sunday 14 March). On Sunday Architect Bill Toomath will also be aboard, and will speak briefly about his design for the Wellington Teacher’s College in Karori.
Julia Gatley is the bus tour guide and also the curator of Long Live the Modern, showing at TheNewDowse from 31 January to 4 April 2010.
Visit for further details.

Long Live the Modern Bus Tour1

Monday, January 25th, 2010

A bus tour of Modernist buildings in the Hutt Valley (Saturday 13 March) with Julia Gatley (curator of the Long Live the Modern show at the New Dowse).
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