The McCahon Residency featured in the NZ Institute of Architects 2017 conference architectural tour of West Auckland on Sunday 12 Feb. Pete hosted over 60 people through the residence and the associated museum.

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Construction of the new library and museum in Foxton is progressing rapidly, the form of the pop out mezzanine area is now clearly visible.

 

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This aerial view of the Park Hyatt site shows the neighbouring viaduct harbour and iconic Auckland skyline.

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The Hearing House project in Greenlane is well underway, we’re looking forward to seeing this completed in late 2017!!

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Work is progressing on the Park Hyatt Hotel in Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter with the first tower crane now in place.

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The construction of the new Library and Museum in Foxton is well underway.

Here you can see the structure and framing for new mezzanine level…..

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We are delighted that the new Joy Fisher preschool was officially opened on November 25th 2016. The adjacent Hearing House is underway and should open in a year from now.

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The team had an exciting and informative site visit to Plant and Food Research in Mt Albert. The refurbishment is coming along nicely, with the top level complete, and levels 3, 4 and 5 underway currently. The curtainwall glazing which is going up means even more space from which to appreciate the fantastic views over the city.

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You can now take a virtual tour of the 2016 Venice BiennaleĀ on Google Arts and Culture site, it’s almost as good as being there!

Check out the NZ Pavilion ‘Future Islands’ here.

ouokahaOur unrealised project Ouokaha was included in the exhibition. This design was the first iteration of the folded roof, the latest of which, the Fold house, just won a NZIA National Award.

We are delighted that the Fold house received a New Zealand Architecture Award in the housing category on Friday night.

For a bit more information on the awards, there’s nice article on stuff, here.

Or you can find a full list of winners on the NZIA website here.

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