2017 Auckland Architecture Awards
Pollen St Office
The well-sited and elegant proportions of the long, linear form establish an edge to a wider urban block. At each end, the building retains historic retail proportions typical to the context as it links across the site to established street frontages. The black veil complements the first stage of this long-term block development, while avoiding simple repetition through its relationship to the ground, and to the scale and function of the building.