projects

CMA+U is an international architecture studio, based in Wellington, New Zealand and registered in the UK. We are set up specifically to offer clients a new approach to thinking about, operating and delivering projects.

You can inspect our selected project below:

Callaghan Cafe

Callaghan Cafe

A minimal yet elegant light box bi-sected by an open and welcoming entrance and breakout terrace for public events and functions. ...

Callaghan c20 Lab Pod

Callaghan c20 Lab Pod

Innovative materials and techniques show case next generation transformation of the Callaghan campus. ...

Callaghan Hub

Callaghan Hub

A series of pavilions with Solar Sail canopies that filter light in a kaleidoscopic manner. ...

Mt Pleasant Community Centre

Mt Pleasant Community Centre

Wave structures, crustacean or shell architectures reveal highly efficient geometric rhythmic structures. ...

Redcliffs Kindergarten

Redcliffs Kindergarten

The design is intended to encourage discovery and help children to “see” and directly engage with environmental processes ...

Harakeke Village

Harakeke Village

The design wraps like twisting flax seed-pods around a central courtyard garden. ...

Innovation Precinct

Innovation Precinct

Exchange engine to catalyse the synergies between businesses of the emerging innovation economy. ...

Fishermans Bend

Fishermans Bend

Urban Interactive Gaming ...

National Museum

National Museum

The Museum and walled garden are seen as a conceptual carpet, weaving all aspects into one integrated whole. ...

Badel Block

Badel Block

These liquid flows are shaped into conceptual layers or strata. ...

Gracefield Innovation Hub

Gracefield Innovation Hub

… a critical mix of work and play environments to relax, recreate, think, meet, brainstorm and exchange ideas. ...

Luksio Quarter

Luksio Quarter

…to weave different strands of contradictory elements into more complex hybrid combinations. ...

Fusionpolis one-north

Fusionpolis one-north

… a singular ‘work, rest and play environment’, technologically smart and environmentally sensitive… ...

Bircham Park

Bircham Park

It creates connection, destination, attraction, landscape, activity, diversity, health and transformation. ...

The Square of Rose Revolution

The Square of Rose Revolution

… reclaimed from car traffic and given back to people. ...

Paljassaare Harbour

Paljassaare Harbour

By contrast, a series of selective higher buildings stand out like rocks amongst the consistent seascape of five storey buildings. ...

HKUST Campus

HKUST Campus

A unique spatial experience is established through both cascading water and green park spaces that flow and overlap with the architecture. ...

Filipstad

Filipstad

… 225 hectares of docklands will be transformed into places where people can live, work and be ‘next to the sea’. ...

CLICK-LEARN prefab school

CLICK-LEARN prefab school

Click-Learn structure integrates wall storage and shelving & integrates data/light-tracks. ...

Rijksadministratief Centrum (RAC)

Rijksadministratief Centrum (RAC)

The city of Brussels is an urban enigma. ...

Click-Raft Type 03

Click-Raft Type 03

The flexible and extendable nature of the system allows for many different building solutions. ...

Click-Raft Type 02

Click-Raft Type 02

“How should we dwell on planet earth?” ...

Double Vision

Double Vision

The building becomes sensitive, contextual and iconic, and we strike a balance between economy and identity. ...

One-North

One-North

…to address the rigours of the open market with high ambitions but still robust enough to entice developers. ...

Evolutionary Towers

Evolutionary Towers

As global warming continues to affect the low lying cities with steadily rising sea levels, many will be confronted with a stark choice. ...

Oldham Beyond

Oldham Beyond

What should Oldham be like in 20 years from now? ...

New Town Centre Nieuw-Vennep

New Town Centre Nieuw-Vennep

The strength and success of any traditional city, town or village has a direct relation with the success of its public space. ...

Coast-Wise

Coast-Wise

Our design proposed to reconnect the city to the water… ...

HOV-Line

HOV-Line

The area under study is a part of the city that is made up of a series of disparate enclaves. ...

Tarling East Development

Tarling East Development

A key challenge in inner city living is how one can provide the necessary amenity spaces for large families within a secure domestic setting. ...

ROCvA Zuidas

ROCvA Zuidas

What is the future of the educational building? ...

ROCvA CAN

ROCvA CAN

The role of education is increasingly being considered part of everyday urban life. ...

Waste Space

Waste Space

… a way of thinking that places the position of the environmentally damaging source to the beginning of the design process instead of at the end. ...

Commercial Centre Eschmarke

Commercial Centre Eschmarke

Our ambition has been to resolve multiple problematics in one conceptual move. ...

La Ville Forêt

La Ville Forêt

… ‘colonisation’ of the ground into a lively street … ...

Bloembollenhof

Bloembollenhof

… traditional row housing as a starting point proved insufficient to meet this challenge. ...

Schots 1&2, The CiBoGa Terrain

Schots 1&2, The CiBoGa Terrain

… the project becoming a national pilot scheme for sustainable urban renewal. ...

Music and Arts Centre

Music and Arts Centre

8,300 m2 art museum space, concert hall, administration centre and public event space ...

Prado Museum

Prado Museum

… where spaces of sectional variation curl, split and open their membrane to maximise connections, light and views. ...

Wexford Hill

Wexford Hill

Too often bright minds deeply buried within their work domain have limited contact beyond this. ...

Tallinn Aquarium

Tallinn Aquarium

A strange, red creature from the deep ocean has surfaced… ...

Wind House

Wind House

The section is shaped by the need to minimise wind resistance externally. Internally walls and roofs are angled to maximise sun, view and privacy. ...

Ocean Forest Pavilion

Ocean Forest Pavilion

An architecture of fluid flows between coral-tubes, which provide islands of stillness. ...

Johnsonville Corner

Johnsonville Corner

The building is like a rock in a river of infrastructures ...