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This Former Garage Is Clutter Free
An architect reimagines an outdated brick garage by designing a graceful new family home atop its foundation.
May 26, 2016
Students Pass Their Class by Building a House in New Zealand
A family provides some real world experience for a group of architects in training.
May 12, 2016
Modular Backyard Playhouse in New Zealand
A New Zealand architect riffs on toy building blocks and Case Study houses for his children’s backyard fort.
July 14, 2014
Photography Focus: Simon Devitt's Portrait of a House
New Zealand photographer Simon Devitt has been capturing homes and homeowners in for close to fifteen years.
May 31, 2013
Bach to Nature
Two doctors wanted their typical New Zealand home to function as simply as it looks.
March 14, 2013
Rock the Boat
New Zealand architect Davor Popadich invoked nautical sheds in his unconventional design for his family’s home on Auckland’s North Shore.
February 5, 2012
Density Down Under
Six weeks after moving from a “gorgeous custom house with huge gardens” in a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand, into an apartment a few minutes from the city’s central business district, Roz Mawson…
February 2, 2009