Structural Integrity

A spine of cabinetry connects the various spaces in our Best House Aotearoa 2022.

Grass is Greener

Mary Daish provides an unexpected solution to a Wellington family of five’s space woes.

Just Casually

A contemporary kitchen quickly becomes part of the furniture in a heritage cottage in Tāmaki Makaurau

Euro Vision

This reimagined kitchen by a.k.a Architecture pays homage to life overseas.

Simple Moves

A generous kitchen in a refined country house by Patchwork Architecture shows the power of restraint

Material Craft

Pac Studio picks the best notes from a 1970s playbook and strikes new, harmonious chords in this remake of a 1970s townhouse.

Colour Wheel

Ben Daly reworks his mother’s 1980s kitchen with bold colour, a streamlined layout – and a little time.

Raw Material

With natural textures and a deft touch, Seear-Budd Ross reworks a villa in Brooklyn, Te Whanganui-a-Tara.

Life in Colour

Ann Shelton and Duncan Munro meticulously restore the original modernist colour scheme in their 1950s home.

Valley Deep

Keshaw McArthur inserts a recessive intervention into a villa with valley views.

Mise En Place

Playing with memory and function in a kitchen inspired by Hong Kong.