Peter McPherson

Head of Architecture
Architecture
Location: Building 001, Room 2053

Graduate supervision of completed theses/dissertations

(as Principle or Associate supervisor)

Scally, Braeden (2016). Forget me not : critical intervention of Totara North's decaying industrial heritage
Foote, Scott (2015). Circulation, nature, connection : breaking down institutional barriers to biophilic healing
Belford-Lelaulu, John (2015). Le malofie : a research project invested in the exploration of Pacific art's influence on New Zealand's architecture
Bulkeley, Anna (2014). Critical placemaking : critical regionalism in an increasingly globalised world
Roake-Barefoot, Brett (2014). Reflections & reverb
Locke, Adam (2013). Feed the fish
Watson, Kirsty (2012). Urbane graffiti

Publications

McPherson, P. (2017). Inbetween. Klasz, Walter, Unitec ePress (Vol. 1).

McPherson, P., & Pretty, A. (2017). Re-solved: iterating design solutions by understanding failure. The Journal of Public Space (Vol. Critical Thresholds: Traversing Architectural Pedagogy, Research, and Practice).

Pretty, A., & McPherson, P. (2017). Design Dialogues - Ambiguity of "Design" within Architectural Studio. The Journal of Public Space (Vol. Critical Thresholds: Traversing Architectural Pedagogy, Research, and Practice).

Pretty, A., & McPherson, P. (2017). Encountering the Pedagogy of Live and Interactive Architectural Projects. The Journal of Public Space (Vol. Critical Thresholds: Traversing Architectural Pedagogy, Research, and Practice).

Pretty, A. C., & McPherson, P. (2017). Encountering the Pedagogy of Live and Interactive architectural projects (within the Australasian context.). D. K. Brown., P. McPherson., M. Manfredini., A. C. Pretty., U. Reiger., M. Southcombe, Italy (Vol. 1st).

Pretty, A. C., & McPherson, P. (2017). Design Dialogues - Ambiguity of "Design" within Architectural Studio. Brown, D. K., McPherson, P., Manfredini, M., Pretty, A.C., Reiger, U. & Southcombe, M. Italy.

McPherson, P., & Pretty, A. C. (2017). Re-solved: iterating design solutions by understanding failurein press. D. K. Brown., P. McPherson., M. Manfredini., A. C. Pretty., U. Reiger., M. Southcombe, Italy (Vol. 1st).

Janus, A., Contractor, R., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2017). Gateway Pavilion: Returning to Conventional Practice. Marc Aurel Schnabel, Back to the Future: The Next 50 Years, 51st International Conference of Architectural Science Association.

Hitchings, K., Patel, Y., & McPherson, P. (2017). Analogue Automation: The Gateway Pavilion for the Headland Sculpture on the Gulf. Antonio Fioravanti, Stefano Cursi, Salma Elahmar, Silvia Gargaro Gianluigi Loffreda, Gabriele Novembri and Armando Trento, ShoCK - Sharing of Computable Knowledge - Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe, Rome, Italy (Vol. 2).

McPherson, P., & Riger, U. (2016). Biennale Architettura 2016, Future Islands, LuxCity and CityUps (architectural model). C. Walker, Palazzo Bollani, Castello District, Venice, Italy, 28 May - 27 November 2016.

McPherson, P., McConchie, G., Pretty, A., & Rennie, J. (2015). Large Scale Fabrication Studio - FESTA - CityUps 2014. Ross T Smith, Daniel K Brown, Mark Southcombe, 130 Tuam Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, 01-10 October.

McPherson, P., Pretty, A., & Rennie, J. (2015). Large Scale Fabrication Studio - FESTA - Canterbury Tales 2013. Ross T Smith, Daniel K Brown, Mark Southcombe, 130 Tuam Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1-10 October.

McPherson, P., Mismash, L., Pretty, A., Rennie, J., & Wagner, C. (2015). Large Scale Fabrication Studio - FESTA - LuxCity 2012. Ross T Smith, Daniel K Brown, Mark Southcombe, 130 Tuam Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1-10 October.

Pretty, A., & McPherson, P. (2015). "Design" and "Design" the verb, noun, prefix and suffix; Architecture studio teaching as an epitome of design methodologies. In D.K. Brown, M. Manfredini, P. McPherson, A. Pretty, U. Rieger, M. Southcombe, 8th International Conference and Exhibition of the Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia.

McPherson, P., & Pretty, A. (2015). Iterating Success: Learning to change through understanding failure. In D.K. Brown, M. Manfredini, P. McPherson, A. Pretty, U. Rieger, M. Southcombe, 8th International Conference and Exhibition of the Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia.

McPherson, P. (2014). Surface Reality: Geometry, Craft and Shape of the Invisible World. Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.