Raukura Turei (Ngāitai ki Tāmaki, Ngā Rauru Kītahi)

Architect, artist and mother
Monk Mackenzie

Raukura is an architect based in Tāmaki Makaurau. She was the recipient of the Interior Awards Residential award in 2020 for her project Owairaka House, which she designed through her practice, Studio RT. She has practised in Aotearoa and North America, gaining her registration with Stevens Lawson Architects. She has worked on a range of projects with Monk Mackenzie, from large-scale commercial to high-end residential and, currently, a community centre and transitional housing project for Te Kiingitanga and Te Ara Poutama.

Raukura is also an artist and she has exhibited throughout Aotearoa and internationally, including representing New Zealand at the Tokyo Art Fair in 2018.

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