Dear Oliver: Uncovering a Pākehā history

MEDIA RELEASE A CREATIVE AND UNIQUE WAY TO VIEW THE HISTORY OF PĀKEHĀ NEW ZEALANDERS Letters are time capsules, portals to other times and places. Rarely written in today’s world of instant communication, letters record domestic dramas and reflect great historical moments. They can be by turns gossipy and intimate, …

Wanted: The Search for the Modernist Murals of E. Mervyn Taylor

MEDIA RELEASE THE INTRIGUING DETECTIVE HUNT FOR SOME OF NEW ZEALAND’S MOST SIGNIFICANT AND EVOCATIVE PUBLIC ART MURALS “Wanted: The Search for the Modernist Murals of E. Mervyn Taylor illuminates the artistic practice of a celebrated Pākehā artist who belonged to a post-war generation focused on establishing a national identity …

How to Mend a Kea + other fabulous fix-it tales from Wildbase Hospital

THE ULTIMATE CHILDREN’S BOOK ABOUT NEW ZEALAND’S WILD CREATURES New Zealand is home to a rich and diverse wildlife, and has one of the largest populations of seabirds anywhere in the world. Sadly, many of our native species are now rare and endangered. Some have even become extinct — the …