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Plastic Māori – A Tradition Of Innovation

Tuesday, 3 March 2009, 3:58 pm | TheNewDowse

PLASTIC MĀORI – A Tradition of Innovation Wayne Youle, Often Liked, Occasionally Beaten , 2004. Resin hei tiki lollipops. More >>

LETTING DWELL Tim Larkin, Peter McColl, Luke Feast

Friday, 20 February 2009, 5:36 pm | TheNewDowse

In 2007 furniture designer Tim Larkin began to explore a creation familiar to many New Zealand homes – the food safe. Larkin won the 2008 Deane Award for Decorative Arts and Design with an exhibition proposal based on this highly-efficient yet increasingly-redundant ... More >>

Director leaves after an extraordinary decade

Friday, 18 July 2008, 11:57 am | TheNewDowse

Tim Walker, Director of TheNewDowse and Petone Settlers Museum has announced his resignation after 10 years in the role. He will leave at the end of July to take up his new position as Head of Museum Delivery at Auckland Museum. More >>