Conserving Quality

Peter Sheppard, Project Architect, Senior Lecturer, School of Architecture, University of Auckland

Natural wood can have a marvellous quality for creative architecture – its lightness, warmth, human scale, and its tangibility. Conservation of the best examples from the past carry inspired reminders into the future. The restoration and caring of historic Old St Paul’s in Wellington is such an example.

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