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Laura is an emerging writer from Samoa and Manurewa. She has a love for stories and storytelling, leading her to study English Literature at Victoria University of Wellington, and was a co-editor of the student magazine, Salient.
The Big Idea’s Laura Toailoa scored an invitation to CNZ’s Pacific Arts Summit recently, and heard lots of discussion that will inform their Pacific Arts Strategy.
Māori art and culture finds an unlikely home in Southern Italy where Arte Italia Tautoko Māori Association exchange their knowledge and craft with local schools and artists.
Ria Hall’s debut album is a deeply reflective piece of art, on love, war, and she tell us about the inspiration behind her work.
Founder of the Ngā Rangatahi Toa, Sarah Longbottom reflects on the past eight years since we last spoke.
Stephen reflects on the year since a pardon was extended to the men who were convicted of homosexuality in the UK in 2017 and the introduction of a bill that would work in a similar way, in NZ