Event Archive — 2021

Best of the Best Designers Speak® Christchurch - supported by Resene

The Best Design Awards are a major feature of the local design calendar and some of last year's winners are touring the country to offer first-hand insights into their projects.

Vimeo of the talks

This event is brought to you by Resene 

Cheshire Architects

George Gregory

Waiheke House

Built on a couple of hectares of land located on the furthest reaches of Waiheke Island, Waiheke House was a place designed for entertainers, who desired a space to dine thirty and sleep none of their guests

Extended Whānau

Tyrone Ohia & Maree Sheehan


Pushing at the boundaries of contemporary Māori art, Ōtairongo seeks to interpret and represent the identity of wāhine Māori through audio-portraiture.


Dan Newman & Zak Brown

Klim Type Foundry

Springload designed a website for Klim Type Foundry that would give customers the opportunity to play with their type, test it, and read about it - putting the designer at the heart of the type browsing, buying, and learning experience. 


Clem Devine PDINZ & Roberta Johnson

Jasmax Brand Identity

The rebuilt brand identity for Jasmax reflects on their position as a bicultural design company.  It demonstrates their commitment to the Te Ao Māori worldview, expressed through their architectural style that is unique to Aotearoa New Zealand.