Christchurch architectural ideas open for viewing and discussion

Christchurch architectural ideas open for viewing and discussion

You might remember not long after the Christchurch earthquake, a group of young architectural graduates launched the ‘Ideas for Christchurch’ initiative as a means of encouraging as many groups or individuals as possible to submit ideas they had for the architecture of the city and hence "share architectural ideas for discussion." The scope was open to submissions at any scale, dealing with the existing fabric of the city. All ideas were translated to A3 sized medium and digitally submitted to the Ideas For Christchurch team via email. Submissions were open for 10 days from the 15th to the 25th of September. 

More than one month on and over 50 submissions later, you can see the results for yourself by heading to the Ideas For Christchurch website, where you can view and discuss the submissions. The ideas are diverse, with everything from ‘Christchurch heritage with a bit of attitude’, to  ‘Urban Function Architecture’. 

Below are a few of the submissions and you can check out the rest HERE.

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