National Services Te Paerangi shares a recent investigation into chemical residue in collection objects by Te Papa’s Scientist-in-residence, GNS Science’s Dr Karyne Rogers.
National Services Te Paerangi Iwi Development Adviser│Kaiwhanake ā-Iwi, Paora Tibble, on care of Māori textiles through workshops and resources.
South Island Museum Development Adviser | Kaiwhanake Whare Taonga Judith Taylor shares recent developments in Southland including an update on the Museums of Southland Project Ark digitisation pilot.
Four of those currently lending a hand at NSTP share their experiences for National Volunteer Week.
National Services Te Paerangi Iwi Development Adviser│Kaiwhanake ā-Iwi, Paora Tibble and Pouwhirinaki ā-Iwi│Manager Iwi Development, Migoto Eria share some of their work with museums and iwi around the motu.
National Services Te Paerangi North Island Museum Development Adviser – Kaiwhanake Whare Taonga, Sally August, provides some guidance about applying for NSTP grants.
National Services Te Paerangi Content and Resource Adviser | Kaitohutohu Rauemi, Emma Philpott shares a few themes from the MA18 conference.
Sabine Schulte, Te Papa Senior Adviser Loans & Acquisitions, provides a guide to borrowing from the Te Papa collection.
Last year schools from the Tairāwhiti region were invited to discover how Māori navigators used their advanced knowledge of the stars, migrating animals, weather and ocean currents to guide their journeys between Aotearoa and islands in the Pacific. Tairāwhiti Museum Team Leader Education, Julie Noanoa, shares more about this ongoing education programme.
National Services Te Paerangi North Island Museum Development Adviser, Sally August, reports on her last few months supporting museums and cultural organisation as well as highlighting development opportunities and resources of interest to the sector.