Mahi Toi


Iwi/hapū narratives are captured and expressed creatively and appropriately
  • Ancestral names, local tohu and iwi narratives are creatively reinscribed into the design environment including: landscape; architecture; interior design and public art
  • Iwi / hapū mandated design professionals and artists are appropriately engaged in such processes 
  • Mana whenua assist in establishing design consortia which are equipped to translate iwi/hapū cultural narratives into the design environment
  • Civic / shared landscapes are created to reflect local iwi/hapu identity and contribute to sense of place
  • Iwi/hapū narratives are reinscribed in the environment through public art and design​