Posts Tagged ‘Futuna Chapel’

Wellington Mayoral Candidates Respond

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
ARCHITECTURAL CENTRE: 2016 questions for Wellington mayoral candidates. (more…)

Aniwaniwa: “Who should decide?”

Thursday, September 1st, 2016


The news that the Department of Conservation will demolish John Scott’s Aniwaniwa (more…)

My favourite modernist building … Villa Savoye

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

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. (more…)

My favourite modernist building … Seddon Street Cooperative Shops, Naenae, 1946

Monday, August 29th, 2016

seddon street

Their faces responded to the projected image of ‘my favourite local building’ all too predictably: (more…)

Te Urewera National Park Visitor Centre – Aniwaniwa

Thursday, August 25th, 2016


Do we care enough about New Zealand’s architectural heritage?


Futuna keynoter: Richard Leplastrier

Monday, March 28th, 2011

For those of you at Futuna last weekend (the 19th-20th March) celebrating the chapels’ 50th birthday you may have missed the Saturday morning interview with Rick Leplastrier.

Maori Architecture

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

Those of you with sharp eyes, or even sharp ears, will have seen, or heard, of Deidre Brown’s new book Maori Architecture. (more…)