Colin Martin visited this year’s Serpentine Pavilion in London, a homage to a special tree in Burkina Faso architect Diébédo Francis Kéré’s village of Gando.
We take a look at some of the best hotel interiors shortlisted in the Inside festival, running 15–17 November in Berlin.
Colin Martin visited Amanda Levete’s new Exhibition Road Quarter project at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
Photographer Andy Spain has been touring New Zealand capturing the largely unseen interiors of quirky, historical spaces.
Colin Martin reports on one of his favourite installations at this year’s La Biennale di Venezia: José Pedro Croft’s sculptures.
A retrospective exhibition on British artist David Hockney’s work, celebrating his 80th birthday, is currently showing in Paris.
We look at some New Zealand companies that are creating innovative and exciting products and why being local is so important.
Rochelle Payne writes the second blog update on the progress of The Living House, which has thus far proved rather arduous.
Federico Monsalve speaks to designers from Architectus about some of the basic interior requirements of legal spaces.
On the 20th anniversary of Auckland’s Sky Tower we revisit a 1997 review by Hamish Keith on the Moller-designed structure.
Camille Khouri reviews three new interesting architecture and design books that have recently hit the shelves.
We take a look at 20 diverse vernacular buildings from across the globe, and ask if this form is relevant in today’s world.
Camille Khouri looks at several memorable, recent legal or law-related workplaces from across New Zealand.
A selection of Houses’ favourite pieces and installations at this year’s Salone del Mobile furniture design fair in Milan.
Camille Khouri reports from this year’s CoreNet Symposium, which focused on the future of work and technology.
Colin Martin visited an exciting new touring exhibition that examines 70 years of house design in Japan since World War 2.
The 2017 Dulux Study Tour group discovers how Prague’s tumultuous history has been recorded in its architecture.
Rochelle Payne introduces the Living House, a rammed earth home that is targeting three sustainability rating tools at once.
Architects Andrew Barrie, Jeremy Smith and Woo Min Lee report their impressions of visiting the Moriyama House in Tokyo.
Sacha Milojevic writes on his time at 2017 Pritzker Prize laureates RCR Arquitectes’ annual summer workshop in Catalonia.
In the second leg of the 2017 Dulux Study Tour, the group searches for “authentic moments of connection” in high-rise London.
Artist, theorist and art educator Donald Richardson asks why many prominent architects want their work to be understood as art.
In response to architectural critic Christopher Hawthorne’s in:situ lecture, architectural zine ELIZA asks ‘what is criticism’?
The 2017 Dulux Study Tour group explores how a 19th century city plan has influenced Barcelona’s contemporary architecture.
Dr. Andrew Barrie reviews Claude Megson: Counter Constructions by Giles Reid, with photography by Jackie Miering.
A visit to Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s work that stretched across Italy’s picturesque Lake Iseo for two weeks in June 2016.
Vanessa Coxhead chats with Kiwi-born, Paris-based architect Brendan MacFarlane about how apartments can foster communities.
Australian boutique hotels QT are making inroads into New Zealand. Aaron Paterson investigated the brand’s ethos and future.
Camille Khouri reviews three recent architecture books, including In Search of Bawa and Simon Devitt’s Rannoch.
We asked a few Kiwi architects and designers for some sage advice around the one of the most complex rooms in the house.
Guy Marriage reviews Ben Schrader’s The Big Smoke: New Zealand Cities 1840–1920, published by BWB.
In this age of blurred boundaries, kitchens can be more than functional food-prep spaces. We explore the latest kitchen trends.
Some of the most noteworthy installations of the 2017 Milan Furniture Fair, ranging from the futuristic to the “funtastico.”
Colin Martin investigates the latest international bathroom trends, that range from industrial chic to efficient modernism.
The life’s work of Zaha Hadid has been celebrated in two exhibitions in London, reviewed here by Colin Martin.
New Zealand and Australian designers were well represented across the world’s most important design fair.
Simon James and Scott Bridgens from Resident report from behind the scenes at the Milan International Furniture Fair 2017.
Camille Khouri reviews the NZGBC and Property Council’s Green Property Summit 2017, held in late March in Auckland.
Simon James and Scott Bridgens from Resident report from behind the scenes at the Milan Furniture Fair.
This year’s PrefabNZ CoLab conference emphasised the importance of partnerships and collaboration across the industry.