Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki takes Māori art to the world with release of new virtual tour
Auckland Art Gallery has released a multi-sensory and immersive virtual tour of Toi Tū Toi Ora: Contemporary Māori Art enabling people everywhere to enjoy highlights of the groundbreaking exhibition.
Poetry inspired by nature, made with nature
Elizabeth Welsh, recently announced as Auckland Council’s Artist in Residence for 2021, wants to quite literally bring a piece of Āwhitu to her poetry.
Lockdown collaboration project to be permanent part of oral history collection for Auckland Council Libraries
A collaboration project between Auckland Libraries and Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage launches a five-part podcast series today to commemorate one year since the level four lockdown.
Town sees Faces of Change
A new art installation in Papakura features images of the town's young people.
Albatross sculpture soars again
The artwork Flight Support for Albatross has been missing from Auckland’s shoreline for years but this month it returns to land in a new home, on the Devonport side of the Waitematā.
Final week to apply for Creative Communities Scheme
This week is the last chance to get applications in for Auckland’s Creative Communities Scheme funding for the 2021 winter season.
Adventurous artists sought for Artist in Residence programme
A selection panel is seeking artists with a sense of adventure and an imaginative outlook.
Artist in Residence re-imagines Aotea Great Barrier Island
Depicting places and people in new and innovative ways are at the heart of what 2020’s Artist in Residence Chris McDowall seeks to accomplish.
Braid Weaving Demonstration
Guests will be able to weave their own small sample of braid for hanging clothing utilising loom waste from the 'Low Carbon Luxe' collection.
Hand Building Clay
We will use simple techniques to create unique and exciting surfaces for your special space.
Healing with Creativity
We can understand what grief is and the process of healing through short talks and rock painting activities.
Painting Florals with Gold Leaf
Learn how to use gold leaf to add dazzling effects to your floral paintings.
Embroidered Nature 2 days Workshop
Utilise your sewing machine as a drawing tool to create your own works of art onto water-soluble fabric.
Through this exhibition and artwork, we want to show that joy comes from doing what you love.
12 Angry Jurors
The 12 jurors bring their own histories, prejudices, and biases to the jury room as they work through this life or death decision.
Everyone loves to gaze at the stars, so what about creating your own dreamy, imaginative starry night using watercolours!