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29 Apr 2022

May-June OurAuckland magazine out now

The latest issue of OurAuckland is out now, available online and delivered to homes across the region.

Parks / Outdoors 29 Apr 2022

New lookout at Churchill Park

A new lookout has been created at the highest point in Churchill Park in Glendowie, offering 360-degree views over the city including Te Naupata/Musick Point and toward Motukorea/Browns Island. 

Transport 28 Apr 2022

Increased Public Transport needed to meet growth challenge in Whau, says local board

Whau needs more feeder bus services, an increase in frequency of trains and provision of a park and ride building in New Lynn to meet the challenge of growth in the area, says Whau Local Board.

Arts 28 Apr 2022

Journey from utilitarian underpass to ground-breaking art

Auckland Council’s Public Art team and Development Programme Office have worked side by side with artist Graham Tipene (Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei) and his team of talented mana whenua creatives and Warren and Mahoney architects to create an extraordinary artwork; unique in New Zealand, if not the world.

Community 27 Apr 2022

Whānau and tamariki supported to reclaim streets for play

A pilot project that that’s been turning local streets into safe play spaces gets support for further development.

Arts 27 Apr 2022

Regional Arts and Culture Grant supports arts sector during challenging times

Regional Arts and Culture Grant funding has been allocated to support Tāmaki Makaurau's arts sector.

Council news 26 Apr 2022

Update on judicial review proceedings

High Court proceedings have started in challenge of Regional Land Transport Plan.

Arts 22 Apr 2022

Work starts to install Oruama Domain art

A public artwork by sculptor Dave McCracken is being added to Glenfield's Oruama Domain.

Events

09 Apr 2022 - 28 May 2022

South-Versed | Group Exhibition

A self-curated group exhibition with works by eight artists.

08 Apr 2022 - 29 May 2022

A Dim, Purple Kind of Smell

An exhibition exploring how encounters with daily movements can be translated into mark making.

08 Apr 2022 - 29 May 2022

Only the Strongest / No Stars Above

Tāmaki Makaurau-based multidisciplinary artist Emily Brown presents a new suite of prints on stretched silk.

08 Apr 2022 - 29 May 2022

인사 Greeting

Yeonjae Choi explores ideas around femininity and race in a new suite of figurative clay vessels.

07 Apr 2022 - 19 Mar 2023

Nature Boy: The Photography of Olaf Petersen

Olaf's minimal photographs draw you into an unchaotic natural world.

02 Apr 2022 - 02 Jun 2022

Artful Narratives

An insight into the playful creative process of Tāmaki Makaurau artist Toni Hartill.

26 Mar 2022 - 31 Jul 2022

Declaration: A Pacific Feminist Agenda

An exhibition that maps a feminist trajectory in contemporary Pacific art.

12 Mar 2022 - 29 May 2022

Te Uru Presents: ICI: Notes for Tomorrow

Artworks selected from around the world to reflect on a new global reality ushered in by the COVID-19 pandemic.