Tag: Christchurch Rebuild

A collapsed building in central Christchurch.
News | Patrick Hunn | 15 May 2017

It takes a disaster for property purchasers to take notice of land hazard risk, study finds

A study of Christchurch, New Zealand found that consumers barely took notice of land hazard risk in their purchasing decisions until the 2011 earthquake.

Wilkie + Bruce Architects has created a modern and lightweight interpretation of the church’s original exterior with its distinctive peaked roofline.
Projects | Justine Harvey | 25 Aug 2015

Born again: Knox Presbyterian Church

Wilkie + Bruce Architects recreate an earthquake ravaged Gothic Revival church in New Zealand with a modern interpretation.

An artist's impression of the Warrander Studio - New Zealand's first building to use a digitally prefabricated cassette panel cladding system.
Discourse | Justin Foote | 17 Nov 2014

Building in the digital age

In earthquake-ravaged Christchurch, Makers of Architecture have devised a digitally designed and fabricated transitional home.

Pallet Pavilion offered a temporary venue for music and cultural events.

The Pallet Pavilion

A temporary venue for public events in Christchurch by the charitable trust, Gap Filler.

Christchurch Transitional Cathedral by Shigeru Ban Architects.
People | Andrew Barrie | 18 Jul 2013

Shigeru Ban and the Cardboard Cathedral

Shigeru Ban talks about the Cardboard Cathedral nearing completion in Christchurch.

Concrete Propositions: A paint-splattered wall on Worcester Street. The huge, abstract painting was applied to a wall revealed by demolition by artist Ash Keating.
Review | Neil Challenger | 27 Jun 2013

Landscape is temporary

Neil Challenger discusses temporary landscape interventions in Christchurch.

The prototype being tested at the University of Canterbury's engineering lab.
Practice | Stephen Dickens | 1 Oct 2012

Engineering wood

Seismic design: post-tensioned timber-framed buildings – a Kiwi innovation from the University of Canterbury.

An overview of completed and under-construction projects in Christchurch
News | Justine Harvey and Charlie Gates | 20 Apr 2012

The emergence of Christchurch

An overview of completed and under-construction projects in Christchurch.