In challenge lies opportunity

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The plight of the planet coupled with the widely advocated virtues of medium density housing have cast a bright spotlight on this architectural typology and its potential to rise to the sustainability challenge.

Modern Vintage

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Perhaps the most disrupting aspect of the Echo Valley Villa is that the villa - as in the pure Victorian type so well known in New Zealand - has been so radically re-interpreted that it's almost not there.

Form, function and finesse

Form, function and finesse add

On Mt Pleasant Road lies a national winner in the 2017 ADNZ | Resene Architectural Design Awards. The recipient of the Residential New Home over 300m2 Architectural Design Award, the contemporary home, designed by Cymon Allfrey and Don Roy of Cymon Allfrey Architects, is an intersection of form, function and finesse.

Design and social media go hand in hand

Design and social media go hand in hand add

To inspire the masses is a hefty task - but with architectural and interior design dominating the pages of high-end magazines, lifestyle blogs and now Instagram, Facebook and other social media platforms - it is a job that must be added to the role of architectural designer.