The Christchurch Press gave some coverage to Minister Gerry Brownlee who “slates Breathe Urban Village”, VIVA! Responds below A $30 million urban village planned for central Christchurch “should never have started in the first place”, Gerry Brownlee says. Construction of the Breathe residential development was due to start in April, but the developers have not […]
Viva in the News
20 people went to the first meeting about a sustainable coastal village for New Brighton which received coverage in today’s Christchurch Mail. Click here to see the article. Great work from Pauline, Marney and everyone involved!
On 10 March, Jane Quigley was interviewed by Chris Laidlaw on his Sunday Morning show as part of a programme looking into the case for higher density housing. Jane features in the first 12 minutes, and introduces the Viva Project and our entry into the Breathe urban village design competition with Jasmax. Jane is also […]
Friday, 1 March 2013 The Jasmax & Viva! Project ‘Living Village’ design entry has been shortlisted in the Christchurch ‘Breathe’ competition. Stage one of the competition saw designers around the world invited to enter a design competition aimed at rejuvenating a neighbourhood in the heart of Christchurch City. The ‘Living Village’ team comprises the Viva! Project, […]
For the official Press Release click here. The judges decisions on the Breathe urban village design competition were announced last night and we are thrilled and honoured that the Viva/Jasmax entry has been selected as one of the four finalists to go through to the next stage. The judges particularly commented on our strong community […]