Wednesday, August 20, 2008


All photos by Sou Muy Ly - thank you!


Sponsors (Thank you!)
Paul Sinnet: Gordon Harris Art Supplies
John Balasoglou: Aalto Books

Tony Van Raat, Unitec

Bureau of Temporary Happiness ID Badge


Construct a
Pavilion of Temporary Happiness

start 10:00am
finish 4:00pm
name your group
Pavilions MUST use the materials from the bag
Pavilions are to be at 1:1 scale

Very serious competition rules:
Cutting with knives MUST take place on mats NOT on the floor.
Your pavilion may not be attached in ANY way to the fale building,
including the floor.
Failure to comply in the above rules will result in instant disqualification.
All questions and enquires should be directed to the staff of the
Bureau of Temporary Happiness.

Tuesday, August 5, 2008



a cutting mat, the bigger the better
some scissors
your camera

You might also want to bring your lunch and a drink. If you don't there are a number of cafes nearby and the Uni caf and foodhall are close, you will be able to take breaks for sustinence!


A collaborative design workshop between 200 first year architecture students from SCALA Unitec New Zealand and the School of Architecture and Planning, at The University of Auckland.

With many, many thanks to our supporters:
Gordon Harris
Aalto Books, 8 Railway St, Newmarket, Auckland
The New Zealand Herald