13 Nov 2017

Building on tikanga Maori

From Nine To Noon, 9:42 am on 13 November 2017

The Ngai Tuhoe meeting house Te Wharehou o Waikaremoana and its designers have won the Ted McCoy Award for Education at this year's New Zealand Architecture Awards.

Kathryn Ryan talks to Hugh Tennant  from Tennant Brown Architects about designing sustainable, functional, inspiring buildings, that are capable of going off grid while giving expression to tikanga maori.