36 relations: Arts Foundation of New Zealand, AXA, Brutalist architecture, Cecil Wood (architect), Christ's College, Christchurch, Christchurch, Christchurch Art Gallery, Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch City Libraries, Christchurch Town Hall, Clarendon Tower, Duncan Fallowell, Ellerslie Flower Show, Embassy of New Zealand, Washington, D.C., Gus Fisher Gallery, Harry Seidler, Jackal (Marvel Comics), Kenzō Tange, Michael Fowler Centre, New Zealand, New Zealand Institute of Architects, NZIA Gold Medal, Ohinetahi, Order of New Zealand, Order of the British Empire, Peter Beaven, Television New Zealand, The Press, Twelve Local Heroes, University of Auckland, University of Canterbury, Warren and Mahoney, Wellington, 1974 New Year Honours, 1985 New Year Honours, 1995 Birthday Honours.
A facilitator of private philanthropy, the Arts Foundation of New Zealand supports artistic excellence through its permanent Endowment fund.
AXA is a French multinational insurance firm headquartered in the 8th arrondissement of Paris that engages in global insurance, investment management, and other financial services.
Brutalist architecture flourished from 1951 to 1975, having descended from the modernist architectural movement of the early 20th century.
Cecil Walter Wood (6 June 1878 – 28 November 1947) was a New Zealand architect.
Christ's College, Christchurch is an independent, Anglican, secondary, day and boarding school for boys, located in the city centre of Christchurch, New Zealand.
Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
The Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, commonly known as the Christchurch Art Gallery, is the public art gallery of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand.
The Christchurch Arts Centre is a hub for arts, crafts and entertainment in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Christchurch City Libraries are operated by the Christchurch City Council and are a network of 19 libraries and a mobile book bus.
The Christchurch Town Hall, since 2007 formally known as the Christchurch Town Hall of the Performing Arts, opened in 1972, is Christchurch New Zealand's premier performing arts centre.
Clarendon Tower was a high rise building on Worcester Street at Oxford Terrace in the Christchurch Central City, New Zealand.
Duncan Fallowell is an English novelist, travel writer, journalist and critic (see also entries in Oxford Companion to English Literature, 7th edition; and current Who's Who).
The Ellerslie International Flower Show was an annual garden show held in New Zealand.
The Embassy of New Zealand in Washington, D.C., United States (in Māori: Te Kāinga o te Māngai o Aotearoa i Washington D.C.) is located at 37 Observatory Circle, Northwest, Washington, D.C. in the Embassy Row neighborhood.
The Gus Fisher Gallery is part of the University of Auckland's National Institute of Creative Arts and Industries (NICAI), and is located in the Kenneth Myers Centre, a historic building restored in 2000 with the help of the gallery's patron, Gus Fisher (1920–2010).
Harry Seidler, AC OBE (25 June 19239 March 2006) was an Austrian-born Australian architect who is considered to be one of the leading exponents of Modernism's methodology in Australia and the first architect to fully express the principles of the Bauhaus in Australia.
The Jackal is a fictional character, a supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly depicted as an enemy of Spider-Man.
was a Japanese architect, and winner of the 1987 Pritzker Prize for architecture.
The Michael Fowler Centre is a concert hall and convention centre in Wellington, New Zealand.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The New Zealand Institute of Architects (or NZIA) is a membership-based professional organisation.
The New Zealand Institute of Architects gold medal is an award presented annually by the NZIA to a New Zealand architect.
Ōhinetahi ("The Place of One Daughter") is a valley, historic homestead, and formal garden on Teddington Road, Governors Bay, Christchurch, Canterbury Region, New Zealand.
The Order of New Zealand is the highest honour in New Zealand's honours system, created "to recognise outstanding service to the Crown and people of New Zealand in a civil or military capacity".
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.
Peter Jamieson Beaven (13 August 1925 – 4 June 2012) was a New Zealand architect based in Christchurch, who lived for his last few months in Blenheim.
Television New Zealand (Te Reo Tātaki o Aotearoa), more commonly referred to as TVNZ, is a state-owned television network that is broadcast throughout New Zealand and parts of the Pacific region.
The Press is a daily newspaper published in Christchurch, New Zealand.
The Twelve Local Heroes is a series of bronze busts located in the central city of Christchurch, New Zealand on Worcester Boulevard outside the Arts Centre to commemorate twelve local Christchurch people who were prominent in their respective fields in the latter part of the 20th century.
The University of Auckland (Te Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki Makaurau) is the largest university in New Zealand, located in the country's largest city, Auckland.
The University of Canterbury (Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha; postnominal abbreviation Cantuar. or Cant. for Cantuariensis, the Latin name for Canterbury) is New Zealand's second oldest university.
Warren and Mahoney is a multi-disciplinary architectural practice - one of the few third generation architectural practices in the history of New Zealand architecture.
Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara) is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with residents.
The New Year Honours 1974 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.
The New Year Honours 1985 were appointments by most of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries, and honorary ones to citizens of other countries.
The Queen's Birthday Honours 1995 were appointments by some of the 16 Commonwealth realms to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by citizens of those countries.