Parapara Ingenious

Stories of innovation in Aotearoa. Celebrating kiwi ingenuity and innovation, one object at a time.

Ingenious is our online exhibition space that celebrates ingenuity and innovation from Aotearoa through a deeper look at a single object at a time. Explore below and discover what happens when creativity meets technology!


TE KAHU ORA – THE CLOAK OF HEALTH

With the Covid-19 virus spreading at a daunting rate, safe and efficient methods to identify potential infection became crucial to keeping Aotearoa safe. Discover how this innovative piece of technology- Te Kahu Ora – the Cloak of Health was developed to keep Kiwis safe from the spread of Covid-19 during the pandemic.

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LIME: A REVOLUTION IN URBAN TRANSPORT


Lime rolled onto Aotearoa pavements in 2018. Young New Zealanders jumped on shared electric scooters for cheap, eco-friendly rides, joining the micro-mobility movement riding the world’s cities.

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