5th April 2015
Posted under: Our Stories

Master Carvers
redefine the faces of Ngāi Tahu

…Above: Fayne Robinson Southern Māori ethnographer Herries Beattie inter-viewed dozens of Ngāi Tahu kaumātua throughout Te Waipounamu as part of the Otago University Museum’s ethnological project in 1920, and noted…

21st December 2014
Posted under: Our Stories

The science of strandings

…from the University of Otago, they were carefully processed and cleaned so a photographer from Te Papa could capture more than 2000 images in a temporary darkroom set up for…