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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

01 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Proud Centres

Vibrant and entertaining activations at Auckland Council’s community facilities as part of Auckland Pride Festival.

01 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Studio One Toi Tū Proud Centre

Studio One Toi Tū is excited to be a Proud Centre and present a range of inclusive and fabulous events.

01 Feb 2022 - 27 Feb 2022

Te Tīmatanga

This month-long public arts and cultural festival looks to celebrate the talents, resilience, nuances and lived experience of Aotearoa’s kāhui (constellation) takatāpui. 

01 Feb 2022 - 28 Feb 2022

Summer at Q

An annual celebration of independent theatre-makers.

01 Feb 2022 - 22 Mar 2022

Printmaking Drop-Ins

Work independently in our printmaking studio alongside experienced tutor, Beth Serjeant.

02 Feb 2022 - 05 Feb 2022

HAUS of YOLO by The Dust Palace

A visually stunning, fun, silly, mad, adult and sometimes nude cabaret of circus, fashion and art.

02 Feb 2022 - 05 Feb 2022

The Creeps

A dark, semi-improvised solo show, rooted in elements of physical clown theatre.

04 Feb 2022 - 05 Feb 2022

Too Much Hair

A new musical cabaret that highlights the joy of being oneself and having diverse expressions of gender.