Projects | From a sculptural visitor centre to a sophisticated theatre, these are ArchitectureNow’s top five civic spaces of 2016.
Projects | Fearon Hay Architects’ design for a chapel at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Parnell is an elegant and delightful sacred space.
News | Panuku Development has just announced plans for the Civic Administration Building in Aotea Square and the surrounding area.
Projects | A new theatre complex in the heart of Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter is a vibrant hive-like complex.
News | The NSW government has revealed working designs for a comprehensive upgrade of the World Heritage-listed Sydney Opera House.
Projects | RTA Studio Architects’ bold and innovative design has supported the transformation of a troubled school in the Bay of Plenty.
Review | Nick Roberts looks at two types of self-aware isolated urban enclaves: the corporate tech campus and the free-trade zone.
Projects | Nine government agencies – and their respective interior identities – are comfortably housed together.
Review | Contemporary funeral architecture is dignified and minimalistic, with spaces that engage with a fuller range of experience.
Projects | Christchurch’s first civic building to be designed since the earthquakes is a bold and innovative bus station by Architectus.
Projects | Brightly coloured and multifunctional, this building serves as the community services centre for a small Canterbury town.
Projects | With its roots in Pacific culture, Archimedia’s new community centre has been likened to “a giant musical instrument”.
Projects | Jasmax has involved the community in the form and functions of its design for a library in Rānui, West Auckland.
Careers | A request for qualifications has been issued by the Obama Foundation to create a centre in honour of president Barack Obama.
Projects | Moller Architects’ library and community centre features dynamic interior spaces and façade sunscreens.
Review | Barnaby Bennett discusses ‘the curious case of convention centres’, and how media affects the way our cities are constructed.
Projects | Created to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign, the first major battle for Anzac soldiers in WWI.
Review | No longer purely a repository of books, today’s libraries are social and information hubs, combining physical with digital.
News | The Sydney Opera House has been awarded a 4-Star Green Star Performance rating by Green Building Council of Australia.
Review | Marriage discusses the redevelopment of New Zealand’s National War Memorial Park in Wellington.