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Designed for the hardest clients in the world...

Posted here on 22 January 2016 ,   Category: In the Media

Situated on an acre of picturesque avocado orchard just on the outskirts of Whangamata with views back over the tranquil harbour to Whangamata township beyond it needed to be a... more »

Home is where the award is

Posted here on 21 January 2016 ,   Category: In the Media

Whangamata's Diana Blake continues to reap awards for her innovative building designs, recently adding a national award to her previous two regional awards. more »

Celebrating Women In Architectural Design

Posted here on 21 January 2016 ,   Category: In the Media

According to Architecture + Women NZ, while over 50% of architecture students are now women, far fewer continue in practice. A low percentage of women reach high-level roles... more »

Local scoops two awards

Posted here on 20 January 2016 ,   Category: In the Media

Whangamata's Diana Blake was named - twice - among the top architectural designers in the Waikato region at the prestigious ADNZ Resene Architectural Design Awards on... more »

Architectural designer known for stylish design

Posted here on 3 January 2016 ,   Category: In the Media

When Diana Blake and husband Barry moved to Whangamata 11 years ago, the idea was that both would run the family motel. As a sideline, she continued running her successful... more »