Total Colour Award winners

Sculpture 2 Urban Park

From the Resene Total Colour Awards gallery — 63 Worcester Street, Central City, Christchurch

Quality urban design is essential to building active, engaged communities – the places we create should reflect the nation’s culture and aspirations.

Urban design challenges us to create built environments that are inclusive, and which stimulate and provoke active community participation.

Sculpture 2 Urban Park

The sculpture2 Urban Park aims to do this by building on the already strong artistic and cultural values that lie within the art precinct. Artistic and public interactive architectural outcome lay the foundations of the building blocks of the ‘city of tomorrow’ one without fossil fueled transport.

Transport reliability will be focused back on pedestrian thoroughfare and sustainable public transport methods which this project addresses. The solution lies within pedestrian urban connections and commuter free apartment living within the central city of Christchurch. The operational masses of the complex will produce excess energy fed directly back into the grid after the complex has been provided for, along with this rain water catchment and grey water recycling and treatment see the complex becoming somewhat self sufficient and non dependable from exterior sources that we have commonly become so dependent on.

Sculpture Urban Park rendering

The end result is an architectural solution catered for future generations with heavy sustainability influences that will become a precedent for future inner city developments within Christchurch.

Colours used: Resene Black White, Resene Daredevil, Resene Felix.

Products used: Resene SpaceCote Low Sheen, Resene Hi-Glo, Resene Aquaclear.

Architectural Specifier: Scott Allen

Download a PDF of this article

Resene Total Colour Awards gallery

The Resene Total Colour Awards celebrate and encourage creative use of colour. For colour and decorating inspiration, browse through the hundreds of projects submitted...

View Award winners:  2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 |

View gallery:  2020 | 2019/18 | 2017 | 2016/15 | 2014/13 | 2012/11/10 |   Win:  Entry information

Resene Total Colour Awards 2010

Resene Paints Ltd

Resene Paints Ltd   –

We would love to hear from you if you wish to use Resene's images, information and ideas for social medial, blogs, newsletters and other media use. Please email and let us know what you need, what it is for and how Resene will be acknowledged as the source of the content. We are happy to assist with most requests.

Our vision is to be respected as a trusted, ethical and sustainable company and acknowledged as the leading provider of innovative paint and colour technology. View Resene’s profile, Quality Policy, Environmental Policy and Health & Safety Policy.

Any personal data, such as name, address, phone, email details, supplied to Resene for the purposes of receiving newsletters, orders etc will be retained by Resene Paints Ltd and used only by Resene Paints Ltd and its trusted agencies for the purposes of communication/promotion/providing service to you. We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer your personal data to outside third parties. If you wish to opt out of communication from Resene please complete our contact us form. View our full Privacy Policy.

Colours shown on this website are a representation only. Please refer to the actual paint or product sample. Resene colour charts, testpots and samples are available for ordering online.   See measurements/conversions for more details on how electronic colour values are achieved.

View Videos