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Community 27 May 2022

Creative Humans shine in the community

A new art programme is set to bring art to communities - from beaches to town centres

Climate action 26 May 2022

Songwriters 4 Climate Action album release during Music Month

Waitematā Local Board helped fund the recording of the album which took place at Roundhead Studios.

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.

Events119 Results

23 Jul 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Ready, Set, Go! Cash & Carry Art Exhibition

A great opportunity to pick up quality artworks at very reasonable prices.

26 Jul 2022 - 29 Jul 2022

Sensational 60s

Iconic venues reverberate to the sounds of the 60s presented by Bonnie, Karl, Pat & band.

26 Jul 2022 - 20 Sep 2022

Head Drawing Phase 1

This course will introduce you to the head drawing methods.

26 Jul 2022 - 27 Sep 2022

Printmaking Drop-Ins

Work independently in a printmaking studio alongside an experienced tutor.

27 Jul 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

Illegally Blind

Susan brings their real-life experiences to the stage in this production.

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

A Small Conversation with Myself About Carpet

Glen Armstrong uses distinctive symmetrical floral patterning as a reference point for this body of work.

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

I Knew I Had to Move On

Artist Harinder Rajpal paints strong geometrical compositions and balanced colour field.

27 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022

IRL

Artist Paul Darragh explores compositions in geometric abstraction in these paintings.