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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

26 Jan 2022 - 24 Feb 2022

Joanna Black – Whakaata Kitea (Through the Looking Glass)

This exhibition shows the symbolic meaning of the uses of mirrors in Joanna Black's art.

26 Jan 2022 - 24 Feb 2022

Two Hands Tattoo – Forever

A collaborative exhibition including work from some of the finest tattoo artists throughout New Zealand and the world.

15 Jan 2022 - 05 Mar 2022

Tiakina | Take Care

New Zealand artists are partnered with artists, from countries more stricken by COVID-19 in this free exhibition.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Jan 2022

Auckland International Buskers Festival

Crowd-pleasing delights from performers across the country showcasing energetic displays of hula hoops, mime, acrobatics and more.

29 Jan 2022

Musocoal – Draw a Musician as you Listen

A new life-drawing experience and that's free to attend. 

30 Jan 2022

Lion Dance Performance to Celebrate Chinese New Year

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a cultural parade and performance at Pakuranga Plaza.

01 Feb 2022

Rainbow Crafts

Make your own Pride flag, origami heart and Valentine's card.

01 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Auckland Pride Festival 2022

A month-long celebration showcasing Auckland's diverse communities.