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Tag: 2019-21

September 9, 2019

“The project’s vision is much greater than bricks and mortar.” Victoria University seeks to construct ‘the living pā’ on its Kelburn campus, through redeveloping the space between 42 Kelburn Parade and 50 Kelburn Parade.    It draws on the seven petals of the US architectural framework ‘living building challenge’, which are: place, water, energy, health […]

September 9, 2019

  “Ko te reo kia tika, ko te reo kia rere, ko te reo kia Māori”   He mea waihanga, whakaako hoki te Panekiretanga o Te Reo Māori nā Ahorangi Pou Tēmara, Tā Timoti Karetu, rātau ko Tākuta Wharehuia Milroy. E kīia nei rātau, ko te tokotoru a Paewhiti. Ko rātau ngā tohunga o te […]

September 9, 2019

  The protection of our taiao is paramount—it always has been and should always remain so. Whenua provides nourishment, grounding, and unity. It is an integral part of the Māori identity. Our ties to our land are an indescribable attachment. It gives physicality to our bonds with ātua, tūpuna, and mokopuna. Land is living legacy. […]

September 9, 2019

The path you walk has already been decided.  Like the stars in the sky and the dust on the earth, Remember that you are a child of Ranginui and Papatūānuku.   Born a warrior, You are Tūmatauenga.  Let the knowledge of the way your tūpuna fought their battles shape your mind and body for war.  […]

September 9, 2019

Slowly slipping through the edges of who we are Has been taken and still is Overused senses of the ownership of whenua But do you even ally? Seen are the lenses of authority that tell us  We can do it by ourselves Gone is the thing you call respect With your ways of integrity pinning […]

September 9, 2019

  Globalisation of our tribal species, is that the issue?  Evolved biological mechanisms for war and calamity reside in our brain tissue.   Neurons firing pop pop that’s that M16, Ingroup and out group structures guiding our thoughts and perceptions of who’s on our team Unaware of these cognitive biases  Unconscious wars can wage within […]

September 9, 2019

There’s a woman that may come by now and again, a dark, gloomy, haunting figure—mysterious beyond words, but at the same time incredibly attractive. Her presence is often created by an emotional pull, a trigger that shoots a sharp lightning bolt through our tinana. The voltage weaves through every network, vein and tissue, setting off […]

September 9, 2019

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