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Red Awards win for Context and Green Cross Health

POSTED ON September 27th, 2017  - POSTED IN Awards
Life Pharmacy and Context Architect’s retail team were delighted to take out the best shop front award at the RED awards on Saturday.  The team’s design for Life Pharmacy Albany received the top award for Shopfront Excellence. “It’s great for Life Pharmacy to be recognised for championing great design, and for us to have our […]

Festival of Architecture

POSTED ON September 5th, 2017  - POSTED IN Auckland, News
A celebration of all things architecture and design, the New Zealand Institute of Architects inaugural Festival of Architecture will run from 7.9.17 to 17.9.17. With free tours, talks, debates and discussions there’s something for everyone. Check out Context’s open studio on Saturday 9th September 2017 from 11am to 2pm. We’ll have members of the team […]

Papatoetoe Mall upgrade gets underway

POSTED ON May 25th, 2017  - POSTED IN Auckland, News
Concrete slabs were poured this week at Papatoetoe Mall – the first major part of construction of a revitalised mall to breathe life into the area. Context has designed the new spaces to modernise the area and give it a livelier, more cared for feeling. The designs will dramatically improve how it feels to shop […]

Stuff: ‘Affordable’ $550,000 houses under way at Ngai Tahu’s Hobsonville development

POSTED ON May 9th, 2017  - POSTED IN Auckland, News
Ngai Tahu Property has begun construction of its first affordable $550,000 homes homes at Hobsonville, Auckland. The South Island tribe teamed up with the NZ Super Fund and New Ground Capital to fund construction of the first homes before any marketing. The development is called Kerepeti and is being built on two 1 hectare sites (called Kerewhenua […]

idealog: These are a few of my favourite things – Stephen Voyle

POSTED ON April 20th, 2017  - POSTED IN Team news
As part of Idealog’s Design Month, they are picking the brains of some of the most interesting individuals in the industry to find out their favourite design-related things, their not-so-secretive side hustles and what inspires them creatively. Here’s their Q&A with our managing director Stephen Voyle. ...