It was a big evening for Isthmus Group at the New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects awards in Wellington on Wednesday night. The highlight of the evening was winning a Supreme Award – The Charlie Challenger – for our book Coast, Country, Neighbourhood, City. The book was also the Winner of the Communications Award.
The jury said,
“Coast, Country, Neighbourhood, City stands tall at the forefront, showcasing a New Zealandness on a local, national and global stage.”
We were also Winners of:
- the Te Karanga o Te Tui cultural award and the Sustainability Award for Kopupaka Reserve.
- the Institutional section for the Wellington Zoo’s “Meet the Locals, He Tuka Aroha”.
And finally, we won Excellence awards for:
- Taumanu Reserve,
- Porirua CBD and
- the Auckland Museum WW1 Centenary Memorial competition.
Isthmus design to advance the relationships between land, people and culture. We care deeply about making Aotearoa New Zealand a better place to live. Every project we undertake is collaborative, the work of a team. We extend a huge thank you to all our clients and collaborators.