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Entries in New Zealand (48)


Mitchell & Stout Architects

Mitchell & Stout Architects from New Zealand have wowed me with their ability to create some really imaginative homes, whose beauty is accentuated by the magnificent surroundings. The photo above is all I need. To sit in that Eames chair, close my eyes and breathe. 

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We all know that New Zealanders like their bachs. We've featured quite a few of these holiday homes on the blog but never a shipping container bach. Clever and stylish, relocatable and able to be off grid or on. The Port-a-bach prototype by Bonnifait + Giesen Atelierworkshop.

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In the dog box

Three young architects quit their jobs, form their own firm, buy a cheap block of land and spend a year building their design themselves and end up in the dog box. Sorry that should read end up with an award winning DOGBOX. Design put into hands on practice by New Zealand's Patch WorK Architecture.

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If the world was perfect you'd find me here, glass in hand, waiting for your arrival. Hawkesbury Managers House by Herriot + Melhuish: Architecture and Marmol Radziner and Associates.


Bureaux Limited

Bureaux is the New Zealand architecture firm of Jessica Barter and Maggie Carroll. I featured one of their incredible projects here the other day. This post is a sample of the other residential projects under their belt - from rustic country home to modern renovations. It's all good. 

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