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Crafted from our history and with love

I’ve touched briefly before on the concept of recycling and rebirth of objects destroyed in the Christchurch Earthquakes of 2010/2011, into other forms.

As time goes on I am seeing more use of these materials in both our artistic and architectural designs. 469 more words


Today's the day

We are signing our contract with Southern Response and heading towards a new house.

I feel I should be excited, pleased, something, but to be honest I really can’t be bothered. 283 more words

Christchurch Earthquake

Why do we not let the ruins speak for themselves?

By Andreas Wesener

A recent PR campaign, funded by The Great Christchurch Buildings Trust (GCBT) and supported by individuals and groups, such as Restore Christchurch Cathedral (RCC), seeks to restore Christchurch Cathedral and save it from demolition by creating awareness and support from the general public with the help of billboards and posters which have recently been placed throughout the city and on their website… 739 more words


Living with Uncertainty: Masters Research

Nicki Copley


My research was undertaken in response to the experience and effects of the Canterbury earthquake sequence – particularly in reaction to the context of the residential red zone. 1,262 more words


Graffiti Yo!

I love that painting in the centre going “Yo!”
Shows you don’t need hundreds of colours to make great art.