Watch: Hauhake launches Matariki Festival
'Hauhake’ is a rain art work by Janine and Charles Williams. The public unveiling of the work also marked the launch of the programme for Auckland Council’s Matariki Festival 2016.
Have you tried the piano stairs?
Aotea Square has been filled with music recently as piano stairs were installed on the steps of the Aotea Centre.
Watch: Heroic effort to save 50s mosaic underway
Work is underway to preserve a large mosaic that many Aucklanders will remember from the foyer of the former Odeon Theatre on Queen Street.
Sculptor of the Week - Ramon Robertson
Ramon Robertson’s sculpture, Gravity Bag, explores themes about the urban environment and our existence in it. His work relates to an essential human need to control space and physical structural form.
Bastion Point artwork blessed
The new artwork at the entranceway to the steps on Tamaki Drive, leading from Mission Bay to Bastion Point, has been blessed.
Auckland's screen sector is booming
Auckland’s screen sector is experiencing strong year-on-year growth.
Renaissance for Aotea Quarter
The Aotea Quarter is set to regain its crown as Auckland’s centre for arts, culture and entertainment following adoption of a 20-year strategic framework.
Side Profile Pose
Working with photography, collage, acrylic paint, and Indian ink, we’ll create a rich and wonderful portrait of ourselves, or each other.
Monthly Book Chat
Join our friendly monthly book chat group on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
Thursday Heritage Concerts - Pieces of eight
Enjoy the chamber music repertoire that involve eight players feature in this first concert of our Autumn Series.
Dance Party Moths
Under artist Juliette Hedworth’s guidance, kids will use paper-mâché techniques to build up, smooth out and strengthen their moth designs.
Kinder Surprise Monsters
Children will learn how to sculpt a monster, and we'll hide it in a ceramic egg sculpture.
Each performance consists of about 20 pieces, quickly moving from one legend, region, or dynasty to the next.