PĀTAKA is dedicated to celebrating our Maori heritage and showcasing the very best in contemporary Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand art.
PĀTAKA offers students of all ages a unique educational experience that reflects one of the most culturally diverse cities in New Zealand. Teacher-trained Education Officers custom design each school programme to fit into today's art, social science, science, technology and history curriculum. Classes can also be tailored to suit your individual requirements.
PĀTAKA at a glance:
- a purpose-built education space for up to 30 students
- Māori and Pacific Island specialist Education Officers
- a diverse range of contemporary art and social history exhibitions
- a colonial courtyard
- Melody Farm Music Museum