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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

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.

03 Feb 2022

Free Demonstration: Create an Oil Painting

A free step by step demonstration on the techniques to create an oil painting with Annette Dickison.

04 Feb 2022 - 12 Feb 2022

The Maids by Jean Genet

Two sisters, maids to a wealthy society woman, act out fantasies of class, love and revenge.

05 Feb 2022

Bonzai Talk for Lunar New Year

Come and learn all about Bonzai from The New Zealand Chinese Bonsai Society.

05 Feb 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Mahurangi Artist Studio Trail

A chance to buy art, participate in art, watch demonstrations and have a go.

07 Feb 2022

Creative Talks: Jodie Dorday and Friends

Jodie is delighted to bring this show to The Pumphouse Theatre at long last for its Auckland premiere.

08 Feb 2022 - 05 Mar 2022

WIN TICKETS: Grand Horizons

Beloved acting icons Annie Whittle and Roy Billing return to the stage as Nancy and Bill.

03 Feb 2022 - 09 Feb 2022

Ahua Collective Event

This free exhibition will feature artists from the QTBIPOC Collective – Āhua.