Architecture Now - News

The latest from the worlds of architecture, design, interiors, building and landscape, from magazine publisher AGM Publishing.
  1. FESTA announces partnership with New Zealand Institute of Architects Canterbury branch

    The Festival of Transitional Architecture returns to Christchurch, now in collaboration with the NZIA Canterbury branch.
  2. 2018 Fast Forward lecture series announced

    The School of Architecture and Planning at UoA has announced a spring lecture series covering topics from prefab to co-ops.
  3. Innovation in glass honoured at awards

    The Window and Glass Association of New Zealand honoured exceptional craftsmanship and design at their annual awards.
  4. Conversations on community building

    A new podcast, Indigenous Urbansim, explores how Māori communities are shaping and reclaiming the spaces they inhabit.
  5. Auckland hotel on 2018 INSIDE World Festival of Interiors shortlist

    Naumi Hotel has been named as one of seven shortlisted projects for this year's INSIDE World Festival of Interiors Awards.
  6. New Zealand winner announced for Dulux DIAlogue on Tour

    Andy Florkowski of RCG has been announced as a winner of the 2018 Dulux DIAlogue on Tour design scholarship.
  7. Strong show of Kiwis on the 2018 World Architecture Festival shortlist

    Several New Zealand projects made it on to the shortlist for the 2018 World Architecture Festival.
  8. Social gallery: 2018 Interior Awards

    See some of the fun from the Interior Awards Night, held at St Matthew-in-the-city on 21 June, 2018.
  9. Winners announced: 2018 Interior Awards

    See all the winning projects, which were announced on 21 June at St Matthew-in-the-City at a sold out event.
  10. 2018 Supreme Award winner

    A room dedicated to New Zealand's most precious and influential documents has won the 2018 Interior Awards' top prize.
  11. 2018 Emerging Design Professional Award winner

    Lauren Hickling took home the Emerging Design Professional Award at this year's Interior Awards for her well-executed ethos.
  12. 2018 Student Award winner

    Annie Tong of the University of Auckland's "poetic contemplation" won her the Student Award at the 2018 Interior Awards.
  13. A new heart for Christchurch

    Regenerate Christchurch has released its vision to breathe life back in to the city's heart at Cathedral Square.
  14. Entries open: 2018 architectural essay competition

    The New Zealand Institute of Architects is calling for entries to this year's architectural essay competition.
  15. Parnell chapel wins Los Angeles Architecture Award

    Auckland firm Fearon Hay was honoured by a Los Angeles architecture awards programme for the Bishop Selwyn Chapel in Parnell.

Quote of the day

Rationalism is the enemy of art, though necessary as a basis for architecture.

Arthur Erickson