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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

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.

03 Nov 2021 - 13 Feb 2022

Māpura Studios: A Multiplicity of Voices

An online exhibition by people living with disability and diversity.

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

Free Presentation: Introduction to Contemporary Art

A free introduction to contemporary art with artist Mike Peebles.

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.