Sunday, 15 September 2013

Appreciating the Coromandel Highlands

Some pics from a trip to the Coromandel, North Island, New Zealand with Unitec 1st Yr students.


Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Sited at Karekare

Students at the Unitec School of Architecture will be pondering the question, 'How does a site generate architecture?' for the rest of this semester. Following are views from our site visit yesterday.

Saturday, 17 August 2013

Church Hall, West Auckland

Construction of this church hall in West Auckland was completed for handover on 9 August 2013. It was a pleasure to project manage it from start, 28 Feb 2013, to finish.

(Design & Build Contractor: Econobuilt, Auckland)

Wednesday, 5 June 2013

Monday, 3 June 2013

Fitting the New into Old

A confident conversation with heritage in contemporary times: Heeren Shophouse, Malacca, Malaysia, by SCDA Architects, Singapore.

(more available here:

Thanks to the 3 website sources.

Saturday, 13 April 2013

1st Yr Students @ Unitec

Works in progress of my students on the 1st Yr Architecture Course can be viewed here. Comments are greatly valued. Thanks.

(Pic: Klecksograph by Daniel Lovelace)

Present Activity

Besides teaching architecture in Auckland I'm also administering the contract
for the construction of a church hall in one of her suburbs.

An architect can't really stay away from concreting for too long.