Toi Tipu Toi Rea - Emerging Māori Artist Fund Closing date: 23 Apr 2021

This fund supports emerging Māori artists or practitioners at an early stage of their career to undertake an arts project.

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5 projects totalling $45,583 have been offered to support projects by New Zealand artists and practitioners in this funding round. 6 eligible applications were received, with a total of $56,484 requested.

Funding recipients

Jared Kane

To produce a collection of short stories that explore the intersection of Māori, queer, and disabled identities.

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AWARDED: $10,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund

Liam Wooding

Towards the research, development, and creation of 'Hōhonu'.

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AWARDED: $9,150

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund

Presley Ziogas

Towards the development of a contemporary dance piece exploring the intersection of tātai arorangi and pop-astrology.

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AWARDED: $9,480

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund

Rachel Ruckstuhl-Mann

Towards the exploration of the pūrākau of Hineahuone with tāonga puoro as a contemporary movement and performance practice.

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AWARDED: $6,990

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund

Tuakoi Ohia

Towards a theatre piece celebrating ira wahine showcased by six talented wahine Māori storytellers.

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AWARDED: $9,963

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund