Posts tagged with webcast

Kaumātua Kapa Haka at Te Papa goes global, 11 & 12 July

Kuia from South Taranaki performing the poi at Te Papa (2008). © Te Papa.

The final weekend of the 2009 Matariki Festival at Te Papa is by no means the least with the return of the popular Kaumātua Kapa Haka, proudly supported by TelstraClear and NZ Post. These senior performing artists performed at last year’s Matariki Festival and this year they are going global! Can’t make it to Te… Read more »

Art in progress! Watch James Luna performing live at Te Papa

Watch James Luna unfold his work Urban (Almost) Rituals all day today (until 4ish in the afternoon, NZ time). Watch the webcast or learn more about the artist and his performance at www.tepapa.govt.nz/jamesluna Enjoy 🙂   Post edited on 31 July 2009

Treaty Debate: The Māori seats in Parliament

What do you think of the Māori seats in Parliament? On Thursday 5 February @ 6.30 – 8 p.m. two speakers will deal with this provocative issue – The role of Māori in Parliament and the future of the Māori seats. Professor Philip Joseph and Derek Fox will discuss this topic as part of Te Papa’s annual Treaty Debate series. Join… Read more »

Squidcam’s back!

Mark Fenwick with the lifting cradle

Squidcam’s back! We’re moving the colossal squid out of formalin and into its new display tank. Webcam viewing will be available live on Wednesday 6 August starting 9am NZ time (USA: Tuesday 2pm to 5pm, UK: Tuesday 10pm), for one day only. Check out the full programme on our website: http://www.tepapa.govt.nz/squid/ Preparations are underway for… Read more »

Recording of last few hours of SquidCam available!

We recorded (or at least tried ) to record the last few hours of SquidCam – a few people from the northern hemisphere asked because they’d be asleep. Well, as you know we’ve had a few issues but I think we have it! So for those who missed it, you can check it out: http://www.R2.co.nz/20080427/squid-1.asx I… Read more »