Indigenous brands, Maori business, Kaupapa Growth and innovation, collaborative pilot projects, culture connection and exchange, design enabled economic, culturally enriched.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Puukenga

University elective undertaken with Gary Lawson in 2009. This paper looked specifically at critical regionalism and asked students to focus on a building that specifically exemplified the attributes of this building typology. Our group chose to look at Puukenga by Rewi Thompson

Click on thumbnails to enlarge

Location:
Mt Albert

Nga Aho practitioner:
Elisapeta Heta (NZIA Rep)

Puukenga

Through an analysis of Kenneth Framptons book 'Modern Architecture: A Critical History', the seven points regarding critical regionalism were outlined and analysed to assess and discuss the ideas explored in the design of Puukenga, by Rewi Thompson.
© 2019 Nga Aho. The development of Nga Aho is proudly supported by Te Wananga o Aotearoa through the Awatoru Maori Economic Transformation by Design Project.     Nga Aho Society Rules |  Terms Of Use
Web Design by 360. Web development by Flaxpod.