Meta means to transform, a change or transformation, a highly organised or specialised form of the art.
The Metaform design competition and exhibition is derived from this idea of transformation.
This competition was created and convened by
Metaform encapsulates the idea of designing with natures system of transformation and renewal in mind. As designers and craftspeople we need to help the process of environmental renewal through choosing materials that are renewable and sustainable. Metaform also endorses the great potential of New Zealand's science, design and innovative culture.
The material archived on this site dates from Metaform 2003. There may be a new competition coming in 2009/10 in the wool sector so we will keep you posted.