CLIENT: Bernard Makoare
DATE: April 2018
SKILLS: Website design and build
Paradigm has partnered with Bernard Makoare (Ngāti Whātua, Te Roroa), renowned Ngāti Whātua carver and artist, on a number of projects over many years. These include significant artworks in Shed 10 on Queens Wharf (with artists Amorangi Hikuroa, Will Ngakuru and Andrea Hopkins); artworks for Te Wao Nui precinct at Auckland Zoo (with Lyonel Grant, Manos Nathan); hardback book Hono (with Hinerangi Himiona), an exceptional record of Ngāti Whātua taonga presented in a unique format as a work of cultural repatriation. We designed and built a new website to showcase Bernard’s skills and mahi.