Tā Moko

Is it appropriate for non-Māori to have a moko?

Ringa moko (Māori tattoo artist) Cody Hollis explains.

Connecting to the Pacific through tā moko

“We have the responsibilities to our tūpuna (ancestors) to uphold."

How Reece Campbell champions music, Tā Moko and reo Māori, in Australia

“Anything to do with our culture, I love seeing it.”

Does having tā moko impact your dating life

“Our tipuna were the horniest.”

Asking my friends with moko whether I should get one too

“I had no worries or nerves - I was ready.”

We asked people: Can you wear moko if you don’t whakapapa Māori?

It's a question that has sparked much conversation over the years

A young tā moko apprentice on why she’s learning the art of her ancestors

20 year old Kairangi Ihimaera has found her true passion in tā moko artistry. 

Growing up in kura kaupapa nurtured her love for te ao Māori and…

Tā moko artist Taryn Beri on the appropriation of Māori tattoos

“They genuinely admire our art and our culture but they don't understand that it's still ours to give.” - tā moko artist Taryn Beri on the…