Author: Douglas Lloyd Jenkins

Douglas Lloyd Jenkins is one of New Zealand’s best-known commentators and writers on New Zealand’s design history and has been described by Wallpaper magazine as ‘one of the most influential design writers in the Southern Hemisphere’. His landmark book At Home: A Century of New Zealand Design was the Montana Book Awards Non-Fiction Winner in 2004, and The Dress Circle: New Zealand Fashion Design since 1940, which he co-authored with Lucy Hammonds and Claire Regnault, was shortlisted for the same prize in 2011. Other books he has written include 40 Legends of New Zealand Design and New Dreamland. In 2008 Douglas was honoured with a MNZM for his contribution to architecture and design, and in 2009 the New Zealand Institute of Architects awarded him the President’s Award for his contribution to architecture. 

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