Posts Tagged ‘Roger Walker’

Wellington Mayoral Candidates Respond

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

My favourite modernist building … Puaka-James Hight and Matariki

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

In a culture that favours surface over substance, and visual sensation over bodily sensation, (more…)

My favourite modernist building … Gordon Wilson Flats

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Exterior view, state flats, The Terrace, Wellington

There are precious few examples of authentic modernist buildings in the Wellington region. (more…)

The indefatigable Mr. Walker

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

Yes, brought to you by Home NZ and us – following fast on the footsteps of Sharon Jansen – is Roger Walker, architect, Ferrari owner, and tv showman, coming to a Cafe L’Affare near you. (more…)

Every Recession needs its Architectural Show Ponies

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

It’s a big scarey world at the moment: Side-lining RMA trauma, capitalism getting egg on its face, the planet going down the climatic toilet, and Memorial Park on hold. Let’s not even mention the National Library. It’s in times like these that irresponsible flippancy becomes one of the few critical tools left unshakable. (more…)