Source Radio Australia Pacific Beat
Posted 27 March 2014, 18:09 AEST
A library and cultural centre in Arawa, Bougainville has won two awards at the 2014 New Zealand Wood Timber Design Awards.
The Bougainville Haus Stori and & Culture Centre was recognised for the the best use of indigenous timber, and it also won the award for best Outdoor Infrastructure
The building was designed by Paul Kerr-Hislop at the request of the Bougainville Library Trust – an organisation established by Lloyd Jones, who wrote the best-selling novel, and now film, Mister Pip.
Presenter: Heather Jarvis
Paul Kerr-Hislop, winning architect