Toi Puaki

Expressive arts

Expressive art forms and technologies in music, stage, theatre, events, dance and creative writing. Toi Puaki, as part of one of the creative sectors, applies the creative process to show, reveal and give testimony (puaki) to ideas and thoughts through artistic and performance skills. This sector has the highest rates of self-employment and was one of the most negatively impacted by COVID-19 with the widespread closure of venues.