Posts Tagged ‘Gordon Wilson’

RIP: Avis Higgs (1918-2016)

Friday, October 21st, 2016

One of our former members died last Friday just after her 98th birthday.  (more…)

My favourite modernist building … Symonds St Flats, Auckland

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

I first discovered the elegant curve of the Symonds St Flats in the early 1980s (more…)

So why is modernism so important?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

So why modernism is important? (more…)

My favourite modernist building … Bowen State Building

Monday, August 15th, 2016

For most Wellingtonians, the Modernist Bowen State building is perhaps best known for the Ministry of Food (more…)

Gordon Wilson Memorial Flats | 320 The Terrace

Friday, December 18th, 2015

The Gordon Wilson Flats on The Terrace are under threat, (more…)

1946 was an eventful year

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Of course everyone knows that the Arch Centre was born – no doubt on a dark and windy Wellington evening – on Tuesday the 23rd of July 1946 in the Baronia Lounge. (more…)