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designex exhibition

3 - 4 November 2021

Wednesday 3 November 2021, 10am - 5pm
Thursday 4 November 2021, 10am - 5pm

Auckland Showgrounds

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Maynard Marks appoints new associate director

Rachel Venables, Fellow of Te Kāhui Whaihanga NZIA, steps into a new role as principal architect and associate director. She is also a winner of multiple industry awards for residential and furniture design.

Open Christchurch 2022 calls for public nominations

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Warren and Mahoney appoints new independent director to board

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Entries open for the 2021 Architectural Writing Awards

Winning pieces can receive up to $2000 in prize money, and this year's competition is open to all types of writing including poetry, fiction, comics and more.

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Dulux Colour Awards 2021 finalists announced

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A precinct on the rise: New community vision for Uptown

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Simon James hiring commercial sales consultant

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An interiors masterclass: Watch the 2021 Interior Awards finalist presentations

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Vale Ron Sang

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Good foundations: Chief Post Office reopens

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Warren and Mahoney named finalist in the 2021 Diversity Awards

The architecture firm is in the running for this year's Diverse Talent prize in this awards programme, which aims to recognize companies at the forefront of inclusion.


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