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Auckland Festival of Photography

03 Jun 2021 - 20 Jun 2021


Thursday 3 June 2021, 9.00am - Sunday 20 June 2021, 5.00pm


Region wide, Auckland



09 307 7055


The Auckland Festival of Photography is a city-wide contemporary art and cultural event which takes place within Auckland's major galleries, project spaces, non-gallery venues and public sites during June each year.

The programme includes a mix of international and local emerging and established artists and comprises existing works and creation of new work.


All That Was Solid Melts

This major exhibition takes the viewer on a journey as we contemplate isolation, stoicism, fear, anxiety and dread.

Doc Edge Festival 2021

Experience the very best documentaries from NZ and around the world.

Mansfield – In Her Own Words

A concert of selected poems by Katherine Mansfield, set to contemporary music.

Baroque & Beyond: Joie de Vivre

The APO’s wind and brass musicians shine in a fascinating French programme.

Film-makers discover Franklin

Waiuku's Waitangi Falls were transformed for a couple of days as a Japanese film crew used the area to make a TV ad.

Aotea / Great Barrier Island astrophotography competition supported by local board

Aotea / Great Barrier Island's internationally recognised dark sky sanctuary is the site of an astrophotography competition now open to entries.

The Marriage of Figaro

New Zealand Opera has invited director Lindy Hume to create a new production that explores feminist ideas in Mozart’s opera.