The Little Sweet Cherry On Top – The NZIA Canterbury Architecture Awards


So yes, it’s true; 106 Architects is a proud winner for Public Architecture at the 2019 NZIA Canterbury Awards for the Dunsandel Communi... Read more

#GoneMobile – The Art of Small


From Auckland to Melbourne and beyond, it seems people are trying to come to terms with the rapid growth and density of our cities. The strategy to increase density, as a way to improve the liveability and functioning of our city, causes us all to reflect on the quality of life we are accustomed to, and what we might wish f... Read more

Countdown is On – Australian National Sports Convention


106 Architects is delighted to be actively involved in the National Sports Convention, to be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from Tuesday 23rd July to Thursday 25th July 2019. The vision of this year’s Convention is “Reimagining Sport; ... Read more

Hitting the Right Pitch – Technology Takes Over Twickenham Stadium


For the first time in history, pitch and event pioneers Polytan together with England Hockey, Polypipe and natu... Read more

106 Architects – On Its Logomark, Getting Set to Go


With A New Look And Clear Vision Studio 106 Architects has re-branded with its new look representing a commitment to delivering unique, high-quality, sport-community building designs and bespoke residential projects across the globe. The essence of the new iconography evolved from the elementary geome... Read more

Auckland Marathon – Our Own


It was the Auckland Marathon on Sunday and two of our own participated. Joss our office manager walked the half and Paul in the architecture team ran the full marathon! Big congratulations are in order to both on completing this mammoth achievement. Post run we sat down with Paul to gather some more insight into the big day... Read more

Already on Ya’bike!


With Auckland fast becoming a metropolitan city, the spotlight inevitably falls upon the shortcomings of our transport network. Yet one mode of transport, according to Auckland Transport, is accelerating. The positives of cycling are well reversed, certainty of travel time, money saved, and a great form of exercise. Whet... Read more

And the Winner is…


Our Learn to Ride - Avondale Racecourse Project was selected as the winner of the Landscape Category in the Resene Total Co... Read more

Five Days ‘Til Rio 2016 Kicks Off


The countdown is on with only five days to go until the 2016 Olympics hosted in Rio de Janeiro. With 199 New Zealand Olympians in attendance we’re in witha fighting chance and some great action in the days ahead! In hosting the 2016 Olympics Rio has some produced some impressive sports venues, in particular the Deodoro... Read more

Sports Facilities Tour


The year is in full swing and here at Studio106 Architect we has some great sports based projects on the go. Last week the team at Studio106 Architect hit the road in search of sports based facilities around Auckland. The intention was to refresh our knowledge and broaden our research into different spor... Read more

3 Sports Architecture Trends Coming Our Way


We sat down with Director Dion Gosling to talk about his recent trip to Sydney to attend the National Sports Convention, which ha... Read more

The National Sports Convention 2016


The National Sports Convention 2016 is on the agenda for our Director Dion Gosling this week. Dion will be attending the two day convention hosted at the Rosehill Racecourse in Sydney. The NSC is a dedicated sport and recreation management conference aimed at focusing on how to encourage more people to play and participate... Read more

Studio106 and Beca to Realise the Nga Puna Wai Multisports Hub


Studio106 architect is an Auckland-based architecture and design practice focusing on sports, community and leisure projects. Recently, Studio106 in conjunction with Beca, was awarded the contract to realise Stage-One of the Nga Puna Wai Multisports Hub Masterplan in Christchurch: a $40M community project set to provide muc... Read more

Wainuiomata Sportsville


Studio106 is an architecture and design practice, with a focus on sports and community facilities, sports-based education projects, and quality residential commissions across New Zealand. Recently, Hutt City Council engaged Global Leisure Group to le... Read more