Publications Chris Mcdonald

Authored book

McIndoe, G R., Chapman, R B., McDonald, C M., & Holden, G A., Howden-Chapman, P., & Bray Sharpin, A R. (2005). Summary of the value of urban design: the economic, environmental and social benefits of urban design. Ministry for the Environment. (pp. 28). Wellington, New Zealand.

Edited journal

McDonald, C M., & McIndoe, G R. (2007). Putting Design First - Wellington Waterfront in Placemaking. Resource for Urban Design Information. Rudi, United Kingdom.

Chapter in book

McDonald, C M. (2003). Mappings. Walking Through Graham Bennett's Reasons for Voyaging. Ins by Moir Freeman, J. (Eds). South Walk. (pp. 10-21). Christchurch, New Zealand.

Journal contribution - research article

McDonald, C M. (2003). Battle of the Backyard. Architecture New Zealand, 1, January/February. (pp. 64-72).

Conference paper in published proceedings

McDonald, C M. (2007). Caught on an Urban Stage: City Spectacle and the First Royal Visits. Proceedings of the XXIVth International Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand. Ins by Loos, S., & Bartsch, K. (Eds). Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand. Panorama to Paradise Proceedings. (pp. 1-12). Adelaide, Australia.

McDonald, C M. (2006). All hands on deck for the 'Sailor prince': maritime receptions during the first royal visits, 1867-69. Contested Terrains: Proceedings of the Australia and New Zealand Society of Architectural Historians XXIII Annual Conference. Ins by McMinn, T., Stephens, J., & Basson, S. (Eds). SAHANZ. (pp. 357-361). Fremantle, Australia.

McDonald, C M. (2004). The Promise of Destruction. Proceedings of the New Zealand Discovery Symposium. Ins by Norman, S. (Eds). Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management. (pp. 181-188). Wellington, New Zealand.

Full conference paper

McDonald, C M. (2007). Ephemera and the Architecture of National Identity: Symbolic Urban Spaces during the first Royal visits to New Zealand. Asia-Pacific Modernities Colloquium. Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne. Melbourne, Australia.

Full Abstract in published conference proceedings

McDonald, C M. (2002). Criteria for Quality: Keeping Good Design in the Urban Quality Equation. Urban Conditions 21. International Federation of Housing and Planning. IFHP 46th World Congress. (pp. 74-79). Tianjin, China.

McDonald, C M. (2002). Western influences on Chinese urbanism focusing on contrasting uses of streets in asian and western cities: keynote speaker. International Federation of Housing and Planning (IFHP) Schools Conference. Tianjin University and Tianjin Institute of Urban Construction. Tianjin, China.

Conference unpublished paper contribution

McDonald, C M. (2007, July). The Nation State We're In. The State Were In - one day symposium. Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2007, April). Expert Comment and Discussion on Presentations. Wellingtons Northern Gateway. Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2005). A new gateway for New Zealand's capital. International Federation of Housing and Planning (IFHP) working party on urban land policy seminar. 24-26 April 2005. Istanbul, Turkey.

McDonald, C M. (2005, August). Wellington city gateway: foresight or folly. Urbanism DownUnder 05. 18-20 August 2005. Wellington, New Zealand.

McIndoe, G R., Chapman, R B., McDonald, C M., & Holden, G A. (2005, August). The value of urban design. 'Urbanism Down Under' international conference. Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2003, March). Criteria for Quality: Keeping Good Design in the Urban Quality Equation. Urbanism Downunder Conference. Auckland, New Zealand.

Report for external body

McDonald, C. (2006, November). Centering stage design brief. A report for Auckland City Council. (pp. 22).

McIndoe, G R., McDonald, C., Melhuish, J., & Simpson, R. (2006). Review of Queens Wharf Outer-T Project Hotel and Public Space Enhancement. A report for Waterfront Development Subcommittee. Waterfront Development Subcommittee Technical Advisory Group. (pp. 21). Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2005, March). New Zealand urban design protocol. A report for Ministry for the Environment. (Wellington, March, 2005), 48pp.

McDonald, C M., Holden, G A., & McIndoe, G R. (2005, December). Design Guide Training Curriculum for Department of Sustainability & Environment. A report for State Government of Victoria & Dept of Sustainability & Environment.

McDonald, C M., & McIndoe, G R. (2005). National urban design training curriculum. A report for New Zealand Planning Institute/Ministry for the Environment. (pp. 29).

McIndoe, G R., Chapman, R B., McDonald, C M., Holden, G A., Howden-Chapman, P., & Bray Sharpin, A R. (2005, June). The value of urban design. the economic, environmental and social benefits of urban design. A report for New Zealand Ministry for the Environment Publication No 606. (pp. 89). Wellington, New Zealand.

McIndoe, G R., Chapman, R., McDonald, C M., Holden, G A., Howden-Chapman, P, & Bray Sharpin, A R. (2005). Summary of the value of urban design. Ministry for the Environment, 2005. Publication No 605. (pp. 28). Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2004. August). Draft New Zealand Design Protocol. A report for The Ministry of the Environment. (pp. 48). Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2004, September). Towards a Better Public Melbourne: Draft Urban Design Strategy. (pp. 78). Melbourne, Australia.

McDonald, C M., & Gehl, J. (2004). City to Waterfront - Public Spaces and Public Life Study. A report for Wellington City Council. (pp. 88). Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C M. (2003, July-August). Central Wellington Streetscape Strategy. A report for Wellington City Council. (pp. 12).

McDonald, C M., & Niven, S. (2003, November). City of Melbourne Urban Design Framework (Draft). City Project Division, Melbourne City Council. (pp. 30).

McDonald, C M. (2002). Lambton Quay Streetscape Urban Design Analysis and Recommendations. A report for Wellington City Council. (pp. 13).

McDonald, C M., Dryden, I., & Rymer, R. (2002). City of Melbourne Lighting Strategy 2002. A report for City of Melbourne. (pp. 71). Melbourne, Australia.

Niven, S C., & McDonald, C M. (2002). Public Melbourne: an Urban Design Strategy for the City of Melbourne. A report for Melbourne City Council. (pp. 93). Melbourne, Australia.

McDonald, C M. (2001). Southbank Structure Plan Review. A report for State Government of Victoria Department of Infrastructure in collaboration with City of Melbourne. (pp. 20).

McDonald, C M., & Foard, E. (2001). Open Space Opportunities in North and West Melbourne. A report for City of Melbourne. (pp. 61). Melbourne, Australia.

McDonald, C M. (2000). North Parkville Urban Design Guidelines. A report for City of Melbourne. (pp. 7). Melbourne, Australia.

Designs

McDonald, C M. (2005). Outside the Square. Design principles and redevelopment proposals for Aotea Square for Auckland City Council. Auckland, New Zealand.

Edmondson, C., McIndoe, G R., McDonald, C M. (2002). Takapu Area Structure Plan for Wellington City Council, included in WCC Northern Growth Management Plan. Adaptation of principles of New Urbanism to suite suburban hillside site. Wellington, New Zealand.

Foard, E., Hornidge, P., & McDonald, C M. (2001). Pelham Street Axis Landscape Plan, for City of Melbourne. Plans and diagrams; context analysis and concept design for new streetscape as catalyst for increasing street activity. Melbourne, Australia.

McDonald, C M., Rymer, R., & Thorne, S. (2001). Draft Urban Design Framework for Port Melbourne. Original field research identifying patterns of urban form and their relationship to environmental amenities within redundant industrial area, for Melbourne City Council. Melbourne, Australia.

Clarke, J., McDonald, C M., Niven, S., & Walker, P J. (2000). Aotea Square Redevelopment Plan, on behalf of City of Melbourne for Auckland City Council. Plans and drawings; context analysis and concept design integrating public buildings and open space into surrounding city fabric; public exhibition of design. Auckland, New Zealand.

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