• Late Bloomer: The Live Centre of Whangarei 1875-1909 

    Francis, Kerry (2007)
    The length of Bank Street between Vine and Water Streets and Rust and Cameron Streets Whangarei was, during the 1890s, the commercial and administrative centre of the fledgling town. The most significant presence in this ...
  • Le Corbusier's early urban studies as source of experiential architectural knowledge 

    Schnoor, Christoph (Polytechnic University of Valencia Congress, 2015-11)
    In the year between April 1910 and March 1911 Le Corbusier – then Charles-Edouard Jeanneret – composed maybe the most comprehensive piece of writing of his career: a manuscript entitled “La construction des villes” which ...
  • Learning about Landscape Odo Strewe and the Group 

    Francis, Kerry (2010)
    In Europe and the United States, landscape architecture came late to the modernist party. New Zealand was no exception. While architects here were exploring variants of modernism from the late 1930s, modernist landscapes ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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
  • Measuring the qualitative aspects of a reconstruction programme: Aceh, Indonesia 

    Potangaroa, Regan (i-Rec, 2006)
    Aid Agencies are accountable for the funds that they administer and consequently there is a reporting requirement to demonstrate that any intervention (such as a permanent housing program) is beneficial to those that the ...
  • Milan 2033. Seeds of the future. How current research and design experiments will shape our lives in the cities of tomorrow 

    Collina, Luisa; Trapani, Paola (Journal: Architectecture_MPS ; University: Ravensbourne, London, 2014)
    On Sunday, 29 November 1863, the Istituto Tecnico Superiore di Milano, the original nucleus of the Politecnico di Milano, was founded under the guidance of Francesco Brioschi. 150 years later, in addition to celebrating ...
  • The next fifty years: Eco-cyborg Chandigarh 

    Bogunovich, Dushko (1999-01)
    There are good and bad things about Le Corbusier's plans and designs for Chandigarh. As we face the environmental and social uncertainties of the 21st century, it may be more productive to focus at the good things. The ...
  • NZ Chinese/Chinese NZ : Auckland architecture's changing response 

    Francis, Kerry (Unitec ePress, 2014-08-07)
    Auckland city once had an area that was collectively known as Chinatown. It existed briefly at the foot of Grey’s Avenue for approximately sixty years from the turn of the century. In the period from 1959 its citizens were ...
  • Oceanic Architecture 

    Austin, Michael (New Zealand Institute of Architects, 2014)
    Pacific pavilions The Oceanic way of building boats involves duplicating hulls “One would imagine that a contrivance so simple and practical for pro- curing stability and increased carrying capacity would have been adopted ...
  • The open 

    Austin, Michael (Auckland University of Technology, 2013-11)
    Recently there has been a renewed interest in Karl Popper’s The Open Society, written during the Second World War in Christchurch. Popper also wrote another major book The Poverty of Historicism, which has been much debated. ...
  • Open Architecture 

    Austin, Michael (Association of Anthropology of Oceania, 2014)
    The history of architecture revolves around the notion of closure. It is concerned with shelter, protection and differentiation. A history of openness in architecture has yet to be written. It does not see origins in the ...
  • Open architecture 

    Austin, Michael (2014)
    The history of architecture revolves around the notion of closure. It is concerned with shelter, protection and differentiation. A history of openness in architecture has yet to be written. It does not see origins in the ...
  • 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 ...
  • Planning for social outcomes 

    Potangaroa, Regan; Mair, Julie Samia (2010-09-01)
    There is usually no purposeful connection between the physical planning of refugee camps and the social outcomes for those living in these camps with each being treated separately by independent groups or more often the ...
  • Post-disaster recovery: Multi-agency leadership and co-ordination 

    Beckett, James V.; Wilkinson, Suzanne; Potangaroa, Regan (2010)
    Recovery is a vital phase in an emergency management and civil defence cycle aimed towards long-term community resilience. Leadership plays a crucial role in an emergency situation, especially in the response and recovery ...
  • 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 ...
  • Resources and capacity: Lessons learned from post-disaster reconstruction resourcing in Indonesia, China and Australia 

    Chang, Yan; Wilkinson, Suzanne; Potangaroa, Regan; Seville, Erica (2010)
    Post-disaster reconstruction poses resourcing challenges specific to the construction practitioners and requires constant improvements of the construction industry and of the environment in which it operates. By drawing ...