Te Runanga o Ngati Whatua

Te Runanga o Ngati Whatua, established in , asked Paradigm to update their foundation identity. Based on the heru which represents leadership, and carved by Bernard Makoare, the tohu is supported by a palette of natural textures derived from traditional Ngati Whatuatanga. Used prominently in their website these elements provide a visual richness and flexibility across all forms of communication for the runanga. For Hapainga, a Ngati Whatua cultural reconnection and regeneration project, we developed a separate but related identity illustrated on diaries, stickers, pencils and other items.