KOWLOON WALLED CITY

Happy New Year! We hope everyone has had an excellent Christmas break. Something that recently re-caught my interest, and a world away from beaches and barbeque …

KOWLOON WALLED CITY

Happy New Year! We hope everyone has had an excellent Christmas break. Something that recently re-caught my interest, and a world away from beaches and barbeque …

CCP: CAUSEWAY OPENS

Oops, here’s one we forgot to post last year… The first new section of the Christchurch Coastal Pathway was officially opened in November 2013. The 4m w …

CCP: CAUSEWAY OPENS

Oops, here’s one we forgot to post last year… The first new section of the Christchurch Coastal Pathway was officially opened in November 2013. The 4m w …

2013 LAUREATE AWARD

WA founding principal Megan Wraight was recently honoured with a Laureate Award from the Arts Foundation. The Laureate awards are presented to five people annua …

2013 LAUREATE AWARD

WA founding principal Megan Wraight was recently honoured with a Laureate Award from the Arts Foundation. The Laureate awards are presented to five people annua …

TWEETED

Canadian uber-urbanist Brent Toderian has been in Auckland speaking at various events and generally noodling around the city. He’s a prolific tweeter and his …

TWEETED

Canadian uber-urbanist Brent Toderian has been in Auckland speaking at various events and generally noodling around the city. He’s a prolific tweeter and his …

CONGESTION FREE AUCKLAND

We generally try to avoid straight re-posts / links, but this one’s really worth a look. The tireless folk from Auckland Transport Blog have recently put toge …

CONGESTION FREE AUCKLAND

We generally try to avoid straight re-posts / links, but this one’s really worth a look. The tireless folk from Auckland Transport Blog have recently put toge …

BIKE SHARE MAP

This is a pretty awesome bit of mapping / data visualisation. The bike share map globally locates and depicts the scale of the various bike share schemes across …

BIKE SHARE MAP

This is a pretty awesome bit of mapping / data visualisation. The bike share map globally locates and depicts the scale of the various bike share schemes across …

SPLASH!

Wellington’s Jump Structure recently won a Wellington Civic Trust Award for innovative public space! The Trust’s award citation congratulated “the design …

SPLASH!

Wellington’s Jump Structure recently won a Wellington Civic Trust Award for innovative public space! The Trust’s award citation congratulated “the design …

NIGHTLIGHT

I recently came across this fascinating night-time aerial image of Berlin. It reveals the former east-west division through the distribution of different lighti …

NIGHTLIGHT

I recently came across this fascinating night-time aerial image of Berlin. It reveals the former east-west division through the distribution of different lighti …

NEW CITY SPACES

About a month ago, ‘New City Spaces’ was launched (not to be confused with its 2003 namesake). The compact book features 17 new public spaces across central …

NEW CITY SPACES

About a month ago, ‘New City Spaces’ was launched (not to be confused with its 2003 namesake). The compact book features 17 new public spaces across central …

GEOGUESSER

Geoguesser is a simple web game that tests, amongst other things, your knowledge of the world’s landscapes. The player is dropped on a random road within goog …

GEOGUESSER

Geoguesser is a simple web game that tests, amongst other things, your knowledge of the world’s landscapes. The player is dropped on a random road within goog …

CCP UPDATE

The Christchurch Coastal Pathway concept design study has been approved by council and has since undergone further public consultation and a submissions process …

CCP UPDATE

The Christchurch Coastal Pathway concept design study has been approved by council and has since undergone further public consultation and a submissions process …

NZILA AWARDS 2013

Long time no post! Oh well, no time like the present… NZILA Awards! These happened and Wraight + Associates were very excited to receive 5 honours: W+A receiv …

NZILA AWARDS 2013

Long time no post! Oh well, no time like the present… NZILA Awards! These happened and Wraight + Associates were very excited to receive 5 honours: W+A receiv …

WYNYARD FROM ABOVE

The Wynyard Quarter recently won the ‘Urbis Best Public Space of 2012’! Which is great… and you can now check out these celebrated spaces from the unl …

WYNYARD FROM ABOVE

The Wynyard Quarter recently won the ‘Urbis Best Public Space of 2012’! Which is great… and you can now check out these celebrated spaces from the unl …

JUMP!

A new dive platform was installed late last year at the Wellington Waterfront and is already a huge success! At an opening attended by none other than Prince Ch …

JUMP!

A new dive platform was installed late last year at the Wellington Waterfront and is already a huge success! At an opening attended by none other than Prince Ch …

POST-INDUSTRIAL PUBLIC [TOPOS 81]

In the latest issue of Topos (#81 – Water Landscapes) is an article by SunAnne Ware, professor at RMIT. ‘Post-Industrial Public’ offers some very insi …

POST-INDUSTRIAL PUBLIC [TOPOS 81]

In the latest issue of Topos (#81 – Water Landscapes) is an article by SunAnne Ware, professor at RMIT. ‘Post-Industrial Public’ offers some very insi …

HAMPI

Hope everyone’s had a good Christmas and summer break and has returned refreshed for 2013. A couple of years ago I was having a different sort of Christmas br …

HAMPI

Hope everyone’s had a good Christmas and summer break and has returned refreshed for 2013. A couple of years ago I was having a different sort of Christmas br …

WIN-YARD!

Awful puns aside, it’s been an outstanding month for the Wynyard Quarter. North Wharf, Jellicoe Street and Silo Park received top honours at the Excellence on …

WIN-YARD!

Awful puns aside, it’s been an outstanding month for the Wynyard Quarter. North Wharf, Jellicoe Street and Silo Park received top honours at the Excellence on …

MONA

I love art galleries. They are places where you have an immediate and quite random reaction to a piece of art and no matter the rationale or contradictory natur …

MONA

I love art galleries. They are places where you have an immediate and quite random reaction to a piece of art and no matter the rationale or contradictory natur …

NORTH WHARF ON LANDEZINE.COM

North Wharf, Jellicoe St and Silo Park are featured on landezine.com! This makes them the first projects from New Zealand to be featured on the website, which w …

NORTH WHARF ON LANDEZINE.COM

North Wharf, Jellicoe St and Silo Park are featured on landezine.com! This makes them the first projects from New Zealand to be featured on the website, which w …

CCP UNDERWAY

The Christchurch Coastal Pathway is underway! Christchurch City Council confirmed funding for the feasibility and concept masterplan stage and are partnering wi …

CCP UNDERWAY

The Christchurch Coastal Pathway is underway! Christchurch City Council confirmed funding for the feasibility and concept masterplan stage and are partnering wi …

UoA + THE PLAN

Megan Wraight recently spoke at The University of Adelaide’s Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design 2012 speaker series. Megan discussed Wraigh …

UoA + THE PLAN

Megan Wraight recently spoke at The University of Adelaide’s Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design 2012 speaker series. Megan discussed Wraigh …

RESENE TOTAL COLOUR AWARD 2012

Jellicoe Street, North Wharf and Silo Park won the Resene Total Colour 2012 Landscape Award! The Wraight and Associates and Taylor Cullity Lethlean scheme was c …

RESENE TOTAL COLOUR AWARD 2012

Jellicoe Street, North Wharf and Silo Park won the Resene Total Colour 2012 Landscape Award! The Wraight and Associates and Taylor Cullity Lethlean scheme was c …

WAF 2012

North Wharf Promenade, Silo Park and Jellicoe St have been shortlisted for a WAF award! The projects collectively form the initial phase of works at Auckland’ …

WAF 2012

North Wharf Promenade, Silo Park and Jellicoe St have been shortlisted for a WAF award! The projects collectively form the initial phase of works at Auckland’ …

HERETAUNGA GALLERY

WA, in collaboration with Athfield Architects, were runners up in the Hastings Civic Square design competition. The scheme interpreted the site’s alluvial con …

HERETAUNGA GALLERY

WA, in collaboration with Athfield Architects, were runners up in the Hastings Civic Square design competition. The scheme interpreted the site’s alluvial con …