Auckland Museum – Grand Atrium Refurbishment
Influenced by artist John Ecuyer, the dome is completely clad in Fijian kauri wood. Unexposed to the elements, the dark-wood cladding, with its band-sawn finish, is designed not to weather and provides a strong contrast against the white plaster walls.
New Zealand Institute of Architects Resene National Awards 2000
Reference: Architecture New Zealand, March/April 2007, pg 36-39