Māori Language Week goes POP
POPPING and piquing public interest on Queens Wharf to celebrate Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori.
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.
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.
Clay Culture at Nathan Homestead
Participants will learn to use a range of building techniques, increasing their knowledge in working with clay and honing skills to make beautiful ceramics.
Contemporary Jewellery at Nathan Homestead
Learn the basics of jewellery-making and improve the skills as you progress through the projects.
Junior Art at Nathan Homestead
Explore the wonders of art and enjoy crafting and creating with paint, print, sculpture, collage and more.
Book Chat - Kumeū
Join a lively discussion of what we have all been reading.
Textile Tuesday at Avondale Library
Try your hand at spinning, weaving, and stitching, or just sit back and enjoy browsing our vast collection of craft books.
Feminine Traditions – Modern World
An exhibition which explores with curiosity, modern day and personal ideas of femininity, through the practices of weaving, ceramics and painting.
Mixed Media Drawing at Nathan Homestead
This short course will give students the chance to combine different media and techniques to develop a drawing.
Tea & Tales
Join library staff as we read stories, watch movie clips, listen to podcast episodes and chat about them.