Story: Domestic architecture

John Scott and Ngamatea

Architect John Scott was of both Pākehā and Māori descent, and he drew on both cultures in his approach to architecture. In this 1984 television documentary Scott explains how the landscape inspired his design for the homestead Ngamatea in the Hawke's Bay high country. 

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Julia Gatley, 'Domestic architecture - Late modern domestic architecture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 January 2022)

Story by Julia Gatley, published 22 Oct 2014