The Mean House

The Mean House

Yiding Zhao. Tutor: Tane Pamatatau-Marques.  It is a concept in Ecology which describes that the natural systems are in a state of equilibrium. In artificial space, when people separate the space into small scale, the balance might be broken. When I first visited...
Being with the Stars

Being with the Stars

Kelly Ting. Tutor: Tane Pamatatau-Marques.  As an attempt to rediscover one’s sense of orientation lost within a spatial organisation of labyrinth complexity, the transformation of Claude Megson’s Horrocks House into an observatory seeks to look towards the stars. The...
Modern ruins

Modern ruins

Nova Peterson. Tutor: Tane Pamatatau-Marques.  The Horrocks house appears from the street as if hidden and consumed by the heavily landscaped gardens around it. On closer view though the nature surrounding is just that; surrounding, never given permission to make...
Resonant Tower (Over and Away)

Resonant Tower (Over and Away)

Vincent Heijnen. Tutor: Tane Pamatatau-Marques.  Drawing inspiration from the resonance as well as the aura of the rimu plank we were given for the ‘Over and Away’ project, I wanted to create a design which incorporates various musical features to create a unique,...
Home is In-Between

Home is In-Between

Ami Ishibashi. Tutors: Lynda Simmons, Tane Pamatatau-Marques.  Although New Zealand is a multicultural nation, ethnic groups have been compelled to engage in temporary engagements within public spaces, like festivals and markets that provide only short-term visibility...