Keep up to date with the latest news at the Wellington Faculty of Architecture and Design Innovation.

  • The Hunter building

    Walking through living architecture

    Dr Robin Skinner from the Wellington School of Architecture is looking forward to leading a walk through the Kelburn campus on Sunday 31 October during Wellington Heritage Week.

  • German stands on a balcony looking into the distance.

    PhD finding provides comfort for construction industry

    “The recent legalisation to create warm and dry homes, coupled with the increase in new housing designs and different communities, requires us to rethink how we quantify and deliver comfort,” says Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington PhD graduand Germán Molina.

  • Kelburn campus

    Wellington Heritage Week: Campus history, ghosts, and beer

    Wellington Heritage Week kicks off on Monday 25 October (Labour Day) with a number of Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington students and staff contributing to the festival’s eclectic and exciting programme.

  • Maritime Trace Exposure image, credit Mizuho Nishioka

    Ars Electronica returns to Aotearoa

    This month, the world’s largest media arts festival, Ars Electronica, is returning to Aotearoa New Zealand thanks to Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Auckland.

  • Smart ideas funded in 2021 Endeavour Fund

    Four ‘smart ideas’ from Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington researchers, about everything from 3D data storage and improving power infrastructure reliability, to undersea volcanoes and interactive design, have been funded in the 2021 Endeavour Fund.