Constructing Architecture

Constructing Architecture Constructing Architecture. Materials Processes Structures. A Handbook.Andrea Deplazes (ed.)Birkhäuser, 2005 Construction handbooks are often fairly dry affairs, but this excellent book is a distinct exception. Edited by a professor at Zürich’s ETH, it takes materiophile approach to the discussion of construction. It begins with sections on masonry, concrete, timber, steel, insulation (‘the “invisible” building … Read more

Windy Point house from Wellington wins AAA Cavalier Bremworth Design Awards

Windy Point house from Wellington wins AAA Cavalier Bremworth Design Awards Wellington architect Andrew Sexton has won $3000 and a Chris Metcalfe designed trophy as the Open winner of this year’s Auckland Architectural Association Cavalier Bremworth Design awards. Head judge Lawrence Nield, recently retired principal of leading Australian architectural practice Bligh Voller Nield, praised the residential … Read more

AUT Art+Design Graduating Exhibition 2008

AUT Art+Design Graduating Exhibition 2008 Work by students studying for the Master of Art & Design and Bachelor of Art & Design Honours in Spatial Design, Visual Arts, and Graphic Design. Open weekend 10.00am-5.00pm Friday and Saturday 28 & 29 November. Opening Event 6.00pm-8.00pm, Thursday 27 November. M Block Studio Building 40 St Paul Street Central Auckland Categories Reviews … Read more

AUT Spatial Design End of Year Exhibition

AUT Spatial Design End of Year Exhibition Time: 6pm-9pmPlace: WJ Building, Governor Fitzroy Place, AUT Wellesley Campus, Auckland CityContact: carl.douglas@aut.ac.nz Categories Reviews and Resources Events and Competitions AAA Site Visits Editorial Architecture For Sale Reviews and Resources Events and Competitions AAA Site Visits Editorial Architecture For Sale Get the latest AAA updates.

NZIA Graphisoft Student Design Awards

NZIA Graphisoft Student Design Awards Time: 5:30pmPlace: Grand Tearoom, Level 7, Heritage Hotel, Hobson Street, AucklandContact: RSVP Justine Francis jfrancis@nzia.co.nz Categories Reviews and Resources Events and Competitions AAA Site Visits Editorial Architecture For Sale Reviews and Resources Events and Competitions AAA Site Visits Editorial Architecture For Sale Get the latest AAA updates.