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Development 12 May 2022

City centre beats the blues with City of Colour

Polished and ready to welcome returning Aucklanders, City of Colour brings more than 50 light and art installations to the city centre from 6 to 22 May.

Development 5 May 2022

New artist’s impressions show Myers Park metamorphosis

Auckland Council has unveiled the artist’s impressions of a groundbreaking new work of public art set to transform a utilitarian underpass at the northern end of Myers Park into an interactive experience of light and sound.

Food / Drink 2 May 2022

World-class arts, eats and beats are back on the menu at Elemental AKL

Auckland’s favourite mid-year festival, Elemental AKL returns this July with a sensational season of curated experiences celebrating the unique culture, cuisine, and creativity of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.

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.

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.

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.

Arts 13 Apr 2022

Dream comes true as Kākano Art Gallery opens in the heart of Henderson

The opening of Kākano Art Gallery in Henderson Town Centre is a dream come true and a culmination of years of work.

Arts 9 Dec 2021

Support for Papakura groups

More than $28,000 in grants have been made to community, sports and arts groups in the Papakura Local Board area.

Events128 Results

02 Jul 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

EAA16: Estuary Art and Ecology Award 2022

The only contemporary art award in Aotearoa New Zealand with ecology at its core.

03 Jul 2022

Bach Musica NZ: Handel Samson

Handel composed Samson immediately after Messiah in 1741. It proved an instant success and has never fallen out of favour since then. 

05 Jul 2022 - 09 Jul 2022

Erotica by the Fire

Featuring a rotating cast of celebrity ghouls, this show is one part Drunk History, one part My Dad Wrote A Porno.

05 Jul 2022 - 09 Jul 2022

Hysterical

Hysterical celebrates the multitudes of women and will leave you feeling empowered and alive.

05 Jul 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

Long Day’s Journey into Night

A powerhouse company of artists dive deep into a theatrical masterpiece.

06 Jul 2022 - 24 Jul 2022

Plumb Theatre presents Collected Stories by Donald Margulies

Collected Stories explores the complicated relationship between mentor and protégé. 

07 Jul 2022

Bayleys Great Classics: Verdi's Requiem

The Requiem is ‘Verdi’s genius at its most concentrated’.

11 Jul 2022 - 19 Jul 2022

Ahua Collective Exhibition

Sharing the stories of our community and creating safe spaces to evolve and exhibit mahi.