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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.

Events140 Results

04 Dec 2021 - 27 Feb 2022

Portage 21 Exhibition

This annual award provides a vital platform to showcase the diversity of contemporary ceramic practice in Aotearoa.

04 Dec 2021 - 31 Oct 2022

Tūhuratia Exploded

This colourful and fun exhibition explores new and creative ways to engage with technology.

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.

24 Nov 2021 - 06 Feb 2022

PONO: The Potential of Making Something that Leads to Nothing

A free exhibition asking us to consider how to manaaki and hold space when we cannot physically host or be hosted.

20 Nov 2021 - 06 Mar 2022

Steve Carr: In Bloom

This exhibition presents a contrast in materials to provide a moment of reflection on states of permanence and change.

18 Nov 2021 - 02 Feb 2022

Everything is Good

An online exhibition comprised of 38 works by 27 Māpura artists.

15 Nov 2021 - 13 Nov 2022

Manpower: Myths of Masculinity

This free exhibition brings into focus images of eroticised male bodies.

10 Nov 2021 - 20 Feb 2022

Stars Start Falling

This exhibition brings together existing and newly commissioned works by Teuane Tibbo, Ani O’Neill and Salome Tanuvasa.