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Arts 25 May 2022

People of Onehunga Portrait Series concludes

The People of Onehunga Portrait series comes to an end this month

Arts 20 May 2022

120,000+ return to city centre on Fridays and Saturdays in May

Fridays and Saturdays in May saw the highest consistent numbers of people coming to the city centre - Karangahape Road to the waterfront - since before Auckland’s August 2021 lockdown.

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.

Events130 Results

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.

05 Mar 2022 - 29 May 2022

Te Uru Presents: Katerina Teaiwa: Project Banaba

A community-led exhibition that highlights the experience of Auckland's thriving Banaban community. 

05 Mar 2022 - 29 May 2022

Te Uru Presents: Te Kaneati

A presentation of Banaban arts, culture and heritage by Tāmaki Makaurau’s Banaban community.

26 Feb 2022 - 05 Jun 2022

Te Uru Presents: Cora-Allan Wickliffe: From Otītori Bay Road

This exhibition presents a series of landscape paintings made by Cora-Allan Wickliffe.

26 Feb 2022 - 02 Oct 2022

Yona Lee: An Arrangement for 5 Rooms

This exhibition negotiates the relationship we share with domestic and public spaces and objects.

04 Dec 2021 - 31 Oct 2022

Tūhuratia Exploded

This colourful and fun exhibition explores new and creative ways to engage with technology.

15 Nov 2021 - 13 Nov 2022

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

This free exhibition brings into focus images of eroticised male bodies.

26 May 2022

Thursday Heritage Concert Series: European Journeys

A programme inspired by the special exhibition of the same name at the Auckland Art Gallery.