The Box™ World of Architecture & Construction

All the latest information, thinkpieces and news from Box™

Dan Heyworth | Guest Writer in The Spinoff

By Box™ | 07 August 2018

Prefab building, the great hope for the housing crisis, is teetering on disaster      

Box™ features in NZ House & Garden – August Issue

By Box™ | 06 August 2018

This stunning Box™ home in Westmere features in the August issue of NZ House & Garden.    

Box™ comes up Trumps – it’s not fake news!!!

By Box™ | 06 August 2018

Box™ scoops 4 awards at the 2018 Master Build House of the Year competition The Creative House won Gold and Overall Regional Award for PlaceMakers…

A New Box™ Build on a Special Waterfront Site

By Box™ | 04 July 2018

The challenge for the Box™ design team was to create a spatially efficient home that maximized the panoramic views of the Manukau Harbour. The end…

Co-housing: an island example

By Box™ | 02 July 2018

Written by Claire McCall The proposed co-housing development in Grey Lynn (see is a vision for urban living that includes less reliance on cars…

Milestone or millstone? Innovation comes down to earth

By Box™ | 28 June 2018

Written by Dan Heyworth It’s important to separate the science fiction from the facts in the construction sector, writes Dan Heyworth When I first read…

The Latest Addition to the Box™ Family

By Box™ | 25 May 2018

The latest addition to the Box™ family is a stunning rural retreat in Kaiwaka, Northland. We recently uploaded this project to “Our Work”, but we…

City (Un) Limits

By Box™ | 27 April 2018

When a prime city-fringe site has a storm-water drain right in the middle of it, what do you do? You work around it. By Claire…

The Box™ Purpose

By Andrew Senn | 19 April 2018

Written by Dan Heyworth Lang House by Ernst Plischke 1948 There is no exact record of the number of homes or developments designed by architects,…