Posts tagged with auction

A Christchurch house – dismantled, recycled and up for auction

Adjustable lampshades made from wooden blinds.

In February, Te Papa opened a commemorative display, Remember: the Canterbury Earthquakes, to mark the fourth anniversary of the devastating 2011 quakes. The display features two pieces of furniture by Rekindle, a social enterprise committed to unlocking the qualities of undervalued materials, and in particular Christchurch’s demolition ‘waste’. The Whole House Reuse Project: creating good work from… Read more »

Auction for Christchurch now on

The auction is up and running! Te Papa Picture Library and the Brian Brake Estate, with the support of Image Lab and Trade Me have organised an online charity auction to raise funds for the Red Cross Canterbury Earthquake Appeal Fund Twelve Brian Brake gallery-quality prints will be auctioned starting 5 September, 2011 and closing… Read more »