MAU Studio provides a variety of Architectural services for commercial, community, government and non-governmental organisations (NGO’s).
We specialise on projects which have an emphasis on community engagement, participatory design and cultural/ contextual appropriateness.
Our holistic approach means that we are capable of working on a variety of different projects and typologies, providing a tailored response to fit the needs and wants of each project. At the heart of our approach is ensuring all stakeholders involved are heard and their needs and wants met, to ensure maximum value is provided to each and every project.
TRIBAL COVENANT CHURCH AMBASSADORS (TCCA) - HILLSIDE DWELLERS INITIATIVE
Hillside Dwellers is an initiative based in the Cordilleras, Northern Luzon, Philippines. Its mission is to increase the livelihood and well-being of the Igorot, through the provision of architectural services, education and employment opportunities.
POUTASI DEVELOPMENT TRUST (PDT) - POUTASI WOMENS COMMITTEE COMMUNITY CENTRE
This project involves the redevelopment of Poutasi, Falealili, Samoa, following the 2009 tsunami. Included in its scope is exploring how the redevelopment of a rural communities infrastructure can enhance the skills, enterprise and employment opportunities of a community.
Te Puni Kokiri, Ngaa Kaitiaki o Ihumaatao Charitable Trust - Ihumaatao Kainga Whenua DEVELOPMENT
The redevelopment will include 3-5 whaanau (family) from the existing Ihumaatao papakaainga. Work will consist of feasibility studies, concept and developed design, as well as a community arts project which will be run concurrently as part of our 2019 MAU Academy program.
Contract Administration and Project management
Concept and Developed Design
Detailed Design and Documentation