• Finalists revealed for the 2018 NZ Wood- Resene Timber Design Awards

    2 monthes ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    A teardrop-shaped caravan and a triangular apartment, both built using wood, are in the running for a design award that celebrates this living material.
    Wood salvaged from a home destroyed in the Christchurch earthquake gets a second-time showing in a caravan crafted, appropriately, in the shape of a teardrop. It was created by Sarah Pezaro who used salvaged native timber, including heart rimu, in the detailing. The caravan is a finalist in the Wood & Fibre Creativity category of the NZ Wood- Resene Timber Design Awards.
    The awards celebrate innovative architectural and engineering designs...
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