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Arts 19 Jul 2016

Searching for Gottfried Lindauer portraits

It is estimated there are more than 100 original paintings by the prolific 19th-century portraitist yet to be discovered.

Community 18 Jul 2016

The eyes of the god, Tāwhirimātea

In celebration of Matariki Festival 2016 Auckland Libraries has created a short video that tells the story of the dawning of the Māori new year. This story is one version of many different interpretations of Matariki.

Community 13 Jul 2016

Council integrating arts and culture into everyday life

For the first time since council amalgamation, a wide snapshot across the council family is capturing the range of arts and culture activity from its many departments and council controlled organisations.

Arts 12 Jul 2016

Celebrating cultural identity with visual artist, Peata Larkin

Peata Larkin is referencing traditional Māori motifs to create innovative and sought after paintings that celebrate our unique identity.

Arts 12 Jul 2016

A new look arts centre for Howick

On 11 June, Howick’s Uxbridge Arts Centre reopened after a year long redevelopment, realising the community’s vision for a fit for purpose arts and culture facility.

Heritage 11 Jul 2016

Seeking new stories of the old west

The Waitākere Ranges Local Board is seeking original research for a new heritage conference focused on West Auckland’s history, called New Stories of the Old West.

Arts 8 Jul 2016

Māori Language Week goes POP

POPPING and piquing public interest on Queens Wharf to celebrate Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori.

Arts 14 Jun 2016

Hearts of the City: Sara Hughes

Like a sun burst, this heart is exploding with everything life has to offer. Sara hopes that its rays will be positive and life affirming to passersby.

Events141 Results

19 Mar 2022

Celebrating Cultures

Bringing people together to experience, share, learn and enjoy the value and vibrancy of our multicultural community.

19 Mar 2022

Jonathan Bree

Masked maverick Jonathan Bree debuts new songs and crowd favourites.

19 Mar 2022

Legacy Vogue Ball 2022

The pioneering houses of ballroom in Aotearoa return in full force.

19 Mar 2022

The Seasons

The Four Seasons is presented in the sublime form of this energetic and evocative chamber music-contemporary dance collaboration.

19 Mar 2022

Truthbombs: Comedy, The Essential Service?

Join comedian Pax Assadi as he rounds up some of his favourite comedy friends for a sit-down conversation.

19 Mar 2022 - 20 Mar 2022

Weekend Clay Workshop with Val Ong

Let's play with clay and create some fascinating pieces.

20 Mar 2022

The Dalai Lama’s Inner World

A unique live project of mantras and wisdom recorded by the Dalai Lama.

20 Mar 2022

The Mixtape – Live

A night of musical nostalgia and a killer sound system on the mighty Civic stage.