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More than a koru, part two: What role does Māoridom play in New Zealand’s design identity?

More than a Koru

More than a koru, part two: What role does Māoridom play in New Zealand’s design identity?

Design reflects our heritage and identity. So what role does Māoridom play in New Zealand’s design identity? Who is able to do it? What principles need to be abided by? And how does a young country like New Zealand embrace the modern world while retaining its traditions? In part two of a series, we float down the country’s cultural currents with Threaded design editor Kyra Clarke.