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Initial designs for Phillipstown Hub revealed!

We are so excited to see the Phillipstown Hub project taking shape! Drawing on the input from the community and the themes that came through in chats with the community groups, Jonny from Greening the Rubble made three concept designs. What is your favourite?

Last week we took those designs to the newly established Phillipstown Hub Working Group and mulled them over. Jonny is now going back to the drawing board to create a final design that takes the feedback into account. Watch this space!!


Co-create Spaces Workshop at Streets for People

Co-create Spaces Workshop at Streets for People

The creative juices were flowing at the Streets for People event in Christchurch on Sunday 1 October. It was great to see so many people out and the streets alive with activity. As an organisation, we are experimenting with ways in which we can co-create with people, rather than designing for people. So, as part of this event,… Continue Reading

Pizza and Design at the Philipstown Hub

Pizza and Design at the Philipstown Hub

  We had a wonderful pizza party and ‘ideas jam’ on Sunday 24 September at the Phillipstown Community Hub. What an amazingly balmy evening for it! We have been asked to help transform the Philipstown Hub into a gathering space where the community likes to be. And for the last month we have been talking… Continue Reading

Pimp-a-car for eastframe installation with Gapfiller

Pimp-a-car for eastframe installation with Gapfiller

We have been pimping a car for an installation for a carpark in the east frame of Christchurch. This is a collaboration with our friends from Gap Filler. Jono and Jonny found this amazing car, have been doing it up and they will be filling it with native plants and trees! Nature trumps automobiles! Continue Reading

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