A home to delight the senses

Lynne Smith, who is visually impaired, enjoys the splashes of tangerine throughout the living areas of her townhouse.

5:00 AM  Texture and light take high priority in the contemporary home of visually impaired Christchurch resident Lynne Smith.

Meet artist Jen Sievers video

Artist Jen Sievers.

5:15 AM  Joy, colour, pragmatism, power and art are the hallmarks of this Auckland artist.

Frank Lloyd Wright? Not quite

If imitation is the best form of flattery, Frank Lloyd should feel very flattered indeed.

Who needs the real deal? There's a faux Fallingwater house for sale in the US.

Generic art for generic people?

Christchurch design and art blogger Studio Home's Julia Atkinson says art is not a generic canvas, "regurgitated into ...

Do your walls a favour and buy some real art not something produced for the masses.

'Home of the Year' crisis fixer?

The owners, Peter and Karen Jack, and their daughter left Auckland for a more affordable lifestyle in Cambridge.

Surrounding its site and bringing the outside in, this house could be a model for NZ's future.

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Central Hawke's Bay Mayor Alex Walker at home

Central Hawke's Bay Mayor and business owner 
Alex Walker, husband Billy Nesbit (a fencer, shearer and sheep ultrasound ...

Alex Walker's family of six enjoy their renovated bungalow near Waipukurau.

House of the week: Hawke's Bay gallery

A city-dweller turned to a sleepy seaside settlement looking for a home-grown version of Eat, Pray, Love.

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House of the week: Lake Tarawera gallery

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