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Arts 13 Apr 2021

Poetry inspired by nature, made with nature

Elizabeth Welsh, recently announced as Auckland Council’s Artist in Residence for 2021, wants to quite literally bring a piece of Āwhitu to her poetry.

Arts 25 Mar 2021

Lockdown collaboration project to be permanent part of oral history collection for Auckland Council Libraries

A collaboration project between Auckland Libraries and Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage launches a five-part podcast series today to commemorate one year since the level four lockdown.

14-24 year olds 16 Mar 2021

Town sees Faces of Change

A new art installation in Papakura features images of the town's young people.

Arts 12 Mar 2021

Albatross sculpture soars again

The artwork Flight Support for Albatross has been missing from Auckland’s shoreline for years but this month it returns to land in a new home, on the Devonport side of the Waitematā.

Arts 10 Mar 2021

Final week to apply for Creative Communities Scheme

This week is the last chance to get applications in for Auckland’s Creative Communities Scheme funding for the 2021 winter season.

Arts 3 Feb 2021

Adventurous artists sought for Artist in Residence programme

A selection panel is seeking artists with a sense of adventure and an imaginative outlook.

Arts 21 Dec 2020

Artist in Residence re-imagines Aotea Great Barrier Island

Depicting places and people in new and innovative ways are at the heart of what 2020’s Artist in Residence Chris McDowall seeks to accomplish.

Community 16 Dec 2020

Council supporting a bright and inclusive future

With support from Auckland Council, local artists will showcase their work on a variety of platforms around the City Centre during Auckland Pride Festival.

Events156 Results

25 Jan 2022 - 29 Jan 2022

The Kamasutra Chronicles

This play explores the ups and downs of marriage while boldly challenging stereotypes.

25 Jan 2022 - 06 Mar 2022

Exhibition: Oliver Cain | Let's Start Again

Cain’s work covers a broad range of topics as it changes and develops as well as a wide range of materials.

25 Jan 2022 - 06 Mar 2022

Exhibition: Ruth Cleland | Terrazzo

Paintings and drawings from the supermarket series focusing on the patchwork of terrazzo flooring in the refrigerated and bakery aisles.

22 Jan 2022 - 09 Feb 2022

Dylan-Blanc Huata – Hi There, Haere

With mixed media works of splattered acrylics, oil pastels and spray paint, harmonious street-like style presents itself throughout the exhibition.

22 Jan 2022 - 16 Feb 2022

Genevieve Thornton, Elise Lidgett, and Michelle Mayn – Future Propositions

The collective workings of Genevieve Thornton and Elise Lidgett and Michelle Mayn.

30 Nov 2021 - 05 Feb 2022

Exhibition: Remember Me by Fa'amele Etuale

Fa’amele Etuale's work pays homage to her alofa (love) for her a’iga (family), God, culture and grief.

26 Jan 2022 - 24 Feb 2022

Construction Boom – Mark Whippy

Mark’s series aims to capture people during the changing times in Auckland.

26 Jan 2022 - 24 Feb 2022

Garth Steeper – Kororareka Olive Green and Oxide Red

This exhibition depicts the northern town of Kororareka in the Bay of Islands around the 1820s.