Toi Tipu Toi Rea - Emerging Māori Artist Fund Closing date: 29 Oct 2021

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

3 projects totalling $29,960 have been offered to support projects by New Zealand artists and practitioners in this funding round. 5 eligible applications were received, with a total of $51,460  requested.

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Funding recipients

Faith Henare-Stewart

Towards UHA, a reo Māori music project, to inspire, encourage and embrace Mana Wāhine.

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AWARDED: $10,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund

Te Arohanui Korewha

Towards a light-hearted theatre piece that brings to life the struggles of intersectionality of wahine Māori within Āotearoa.

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AWARDED: $8,960

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund

Zak Martin

Towards a play about a family's experience in lockdown and the conflicts, truths and drama that arise from this.

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AWARDED: $11,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Tipu Toi Rea Fund