Experience Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki / Auckland Arts Festival for free
There’s truly something for everyone at AAF 2023, with nearly 120 ticketed events ranging from music, dance, theatre, visual arts, cabaret, circus and more.
10 creative spaces for art lovers to visit in Auckland
Tāmaki Makaurau is a haven for art lovers, and there are galleries all over the region where you can attend free exhibitions, sign up for art classes and attend fun events. Here are 10 creative spaces to check out.
Explore outdoor art trails
Public art in Auckland city celebrates the creativity of local artists and the diversity of Tāmaki Makaurau. Plan your own personal art pilgrimage or check out these outstanding pieces of public art that show different faces of the city.
Explore art in the open air with a geo-location tool to guide you
Plan your own personal art tour at He Kohinga Toi and discover our city through a new lens this summer.
Waiheke initiatives get helping hand from board
Take a look at just a few key examples from around Waiheke that will be getting a financial boost thanks to Waiheke Local Board’s latest local and multiboard grants round.
Kaipātiki welcomes playful public art piece
North Shore locals celebrated the installation of a long-awaited public art piece in Glenfield’s Oruamo Domain this November thanks to Kaipātiki Local board and the Kaipātiki Public Arts Trust.
Supporting our vibrant arts and culture sector
Auckland Council’s Parks, Arts, Community and Events Committee has approved 28 applications for grants totalling $422,546 through round one of the 2022/2023 Regional Arts and Culture grants programme.
Preserving heritage for the future
A programme of work to strengthen the Studio One Toi Tū buildings is set to get underway in October.
In 'Dal', Jeong ventures beyond the traditional white moon jar technique, adding his own story to express the various emotions felt by one moon.
Low Carbon Luxe
The textile and clothing industry is one of the most impactful in the world.
April Saturday Gallery Club: Hand-formed Vessels
Children are invited to join us in the Homestead Galleries to make their own hand-formed vessels using airdry clay.
Art & Craft session with S&A Happy Artist
Make something exciting with our Easter craft session.
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.