Christina Mackay

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Wellington, New Zealand
Victoria University of Wellington

After graduating from Auckland University, I practiced, mainly in interior architecture for the hospitality and commercial sectors , in London, Doha, Dunedin and Wellington. In 2002, I joined the Faculty of Architecture + Design at Victoria University. I presently teach Interior Technologies and Professional Practice. My academic research has included investigating environmental shade design for UV protection, patterns of alteration in old pubs and houses as well as past and future interior joinery design systems.

Project Title
VIlla kitchen
Description
This kitchen design (2012) was informed by my academic research into New Zealand timber villas. It also prototypes a more sustainable kitchen joinery system.
Year of Completion
2012
Role
architect