• Forget me not : critical intervention of Tōtara North’s decaying industrial heritage 

      Scally, Braeden (2016)
      This research project is a design-led investigation into how the people of Tōtara North could engage with their town’s forgotten industrial heritage while moving into the 21st century. Situated on the shores of the remote ...
    • Papakāinga 2014 

      Hoskins, Raoul (2014-10-31)
      Contact Period Papakāinga Village as refuge Depression Housing Post WW2 Māori Affairs Housing Marae based Māori Affairs Housing Current Māori Housing Patterns… Whare Nikau – Puatahi Marae 2006 Contact Period ...
    • Vertical village In the Heart of Auckland CBD 

      Nguyen, Catherine (2017)
      Auckland’s population continues to increase every year, shown as the fastest growth in New Zealand. People from everywhere in the world come to Auckland to travel, work and study, making Auckland their new home. However, ...
    • Architecture by us not without us 

      Hoskins, Raoul (2017-05-26)
      Māori Architecture in a Post Colonial context • Exploration of traditional construction technologies • Restoration and redevelopment of Marae environments • Māori engagement in the urban public realm
    • Digital DIY : EdFab Project 

      Patel, Yusef; McMeel, D. (Construction in the 21st Century (CITC), 2015-05)
      The widespread availability of automated fabrication tools is rising dramatically. Entry-level CNC routers, robotics and 3D printers can be a cost effective machinery for small to medium sized enterprises to implement. The ...
    • Sound of silence. How can an architectural proposition enhance and promote ecological conservation, while facilitating an educated interaction between wildlife and humans? 

      Smith, Hannah (2017)
      If the iconic kiwi species became extinct would the nation mourn its loss? Effects of climate change, increasing populations, and expanding urban landscapes has contributed to the degeneration of our diverse and fragile ...
    • Refuge housing : a housing complex for refugees after the resettlement program 

      Matinez, Paloma Indo (2016)
      The project was derived with the focus on the current and growing refugee crisis. The following document analyses describes and symbolises the different struggles and situations refugees encounter on an everyday basis in ...
    • Elementary architecture : architecture as a mechanism for alleviating mental health illness 

      Dinkha, Sarkies (2017)
      “As an architect you design for the present, with an awareness of the past, for a future which is essentially unknown.” http://www.ilikearchitecture.net/2012/07/quote-17- norman-foster/ Psychiatric hospitals over ...
    • Urban prototype : plywood architecture 

      Patel, Yusef; Chapman, J. B.; Dermott, M. (2015-12)
      The widespread availability of automated fabrication tools is rising dramatically. The pairing of CAD/CAM software and automated tools presents a shift in how the designer can take part in the manufacture process. This ...
    • 城市环境设计和绿色建筑的关系 = Urban environmental design and green building 

      Su, Bin (辽宁科学技术出版社, 2015-05)
      中国有一句古语,“不要丢了西瓜捡芝麻”。从我们学术一点的角度来讲,《建筑物理》上面就会 有一段描述,说如果在供热的情况下,把供热温度调低一度,我们差不多能节省 10% ~15% 的能源。 如果空调温度提高一度,我们大致可以节省 5% ~8% 的能源。 我们想象一下,如果我们能把一个城市或者一个建筑基地,通过我们的设计和规划,如果在冬季 基地温度能提高一度,或者在夏季基地温度能降低一度,可能我们人不一定能感觉到有多强烈的变化, ...
    • Projetos urbanos e a construção social da cidade: intervenções nas áreas portuárias de Porto Alegre e Auckland 

      Melchiors, L. C.; Wagner, Cesar (2016-07)
      Nas últimas décadas as cidades contemporâneas tem sido marcadas por profundas transformações em seus centros históricos. A partir dos anos 80, tornou-se uma constante mundial a discussão em torno de políticas visando a ...
    • Legislation revisited : new hope for the earthquake prone "home shop?" 

      Murphy, Chris (School of Architecture and the Built Environment, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 2016-12)
      A review of current earthquake-prone building policy undertaken by the New Zealand Ministry of Building, Innovation and Enterprise (MBIE) follow the Christchurch earthquake, resulted in the Government introducing legislation ...
    • The Licensed Building Practitioners Scheme : four years on. 

      Murphy, Chris (International Association for Housing Science (IAHS), 2016-09)
      The Licensed Building Practitioners Scheme (LBP Scheme), restricting certain aspects of the design and construction of residential buildings in New Zealand to licensed building personnel, was a Government initiative passed ...
    • Sponge city : bring nature to the Chinese citiy 

      Bradbury, Matthew; Wang, Xinxin; Zhu., K (2016-11)
      通过四个项目:二个位于新西兰奥克兰,两 个位于中国,探索了当代城市防洪的方法。 这四个项目的分析均采用业内常用的方法: 汇水区分析、GIS分析和建设模式分析。但这几种 方法的综合运用产生了独特的削减和处理雨洪的 效果。 城市导致洪水加剧已成为共识,减缓城市洪 水的方法亦广为人知。绿色屋顶、雨水花园、植 草沟、湿地等均为在城区内削减洪水的方法。 但是这些对城市本身的设计有什么影响?传 统的城市由密集的建筑和基础设施组成。新城的 ...
    • Assessing the comprehensive competitiveness of Shangdong Peninsula Megaregion 

      Li, Y.; Wang, Xinxin; Yu, L.; Yang, M. (2015-11)
      The Shandong Peninsula Megaregion (SPM) is located in China’s eastern coastal area between the Yangtze River Delta and Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Megaregions. To understand its status of development in the national context, ...
    • Te aranga Māori design principles : experiences in Tāmaki Makaurau 

      Hoskins, Raoul (2015-03-19)
      Kaupapa Māori cultural landscapes are essential to supporting and reinforcing cultural identity and connection to place’. * This presentation focuses on challenges and opportunities for local government, iwi and their ...
    • Urbanisation : a Māori counter response 

      Hoskins, Raoul (2016-11-14)
      Te Pooti Marae remains as part of a previously much larger Māori settlement located on the right bank of the Whanganui - New Zealand’s longest navigable river * Home of the Ati Haunui a Paparangi tribe * The village ...
    • The Brazilian metropolitan regions in the context of the statute of metropolis: the importance of collaborative governance. 

      Melchiors, L. C.; Wagner, Cesar (Instytut Metropolitalny, 2016)
      The current urban situation is represented by issues that go beyond municipal boundaries and by increasingly complex arrangements between cities. Part of this complexity arises from the polycentric character of metropolitan ...
    • Māori housing experiences of prefabrication : opportunities and challenges 

      Hoskins, Raoul (2015-04-23)
      *Papakāinga Prefabrication projects *The nature and challenges of Māori housing projects *Opportunities for the sector
    • The architecture of opportunity : creating the box for people to think out of 

      Ayrey, Oliver (2015)
      This research document looks to highlight the central issue that has plagued the architectural industry to date: that is, the concept of the Starchitect. For too long the field of architecture has celebrated the glamorously ...