ADNZ Conference set to land

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A valuable measure to conserve precious land, mitigate urban sprawl, and put the imagination through its paces – small and snug housing comes with quite a set of benefits.

Mother nature: modern design’s muse

Mother nature: modern design’s muse add

The human imagination is capable of extraordinary things. Every year, the ADNZ| Resene Architectural Design Awards celebrate this fact by recognising the designers who have articulated joyful spaces for rest, play, creation, and memory making.

Auckland’s energetic designs win judges’ affections

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Effortlessly marrying old world and new world architecture; honouring sustainable design principles; creating dynamic commercial spaces that celebrate their structure and surrounds; Auckland/Northland’s ADNZ Resene | Architectural Design Award Winners submitted entries for the 2018 awards that were nothing short of extraordinary.

Bright ideas

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Light in our homes - artificial and natural - has moved beyond its patent purpose. While many of the core functions in designed spaces delight the imagination such as illumination, revelation of form, or directing focus, they are still only the beginning of why lighting has such a glowing reputation - pun intended.

Challenging the comfort zone

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There have been two prevailing narratives for some time now that unite women worldwide. Of course, there are many others, but these two in particular have seen many lend their voice to the cause. They are: women can do it all, but more importantly they certainly don’t have to in order to fulfil the definition of ‘success’, which is an arbitrary concept anyway. And, postnatal depression doesn’t discriminate.