Skip Content
Huntly-exhibition-3

A diverse and interesting collection of raranga (weaving), rauangi (visual arts) and whakairo rakau (wood carving) from Te Wānanga o Aotearoa tauira (students) will be on display in Rāhui Pōkeka (Huntly) this month.

The Maunga Kura Toi collaborative exhibition will be open to the public from next Thursday 28 November till Saturday 7 December. It will be held at Taiwhanga, 113 Rotowaro Rd, Huntly west. Public opening times are shown below.

“This event will be a real showcase of what our tauira from the Rāhui Pōkeka campus have produced over this year,” says Hohepa Peni, a kaiako (teacher) of whakairo (carving).

“The public are very welcome to come and check things out. There’ll be high quality work on display.”

Opening times:

Week 1:

  • Thur 28 Nov 6.30pm - 8.30pm 
  • Fri/Sat 29/30 Nov 10am - 4pm

Week 2:

  • Mon-Fri 2 - 6 Dec 10am-4pm
  • Sat 7 Dec 4pm - 8pm

Our pictures below show some of the other works that will be on display.

Huntly-exhibition-1 Huntly-exhibition-4Huntly-exhibition-2

 Back to news & events

Published On: 18 November, 2019

Article By: Stephen Ward



Other Articles

  • 29 February 2024

    Discovering a passion for whakairo sparks change

    Like many Māori tāne, Lebon Wilson struggled with mainstream schooling and left at 14. It’s taken him a long time to realise the benefits of being able to channel his learning and effort into something that he’s passionate about. That was by discovering whakairo.

  • 26 February 2024

    Ōhope couple striving for whānau success through continued education

    Kylie Holmes and her partner, Harlem Ferrall, had never heard of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa until 2022 when they attended a mau rākau event at the Tauranga campus.

  • 19 February 2024

    Learning to lead prompts personal and professional development

    Aucklander, Shauniece Edwards could not have imagined where life would take her when she decided to enrol in Intro to Team Leadership at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa early last year.

  • 16 February 2024

    Teaching while creating art is a dream come true

    Accepting a role as a Rauangi kaiako at the Tauranga campus of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa was the realisation of a long-held goal for artist and former tauira, Jordyn Daniels.