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.
Dawn Wishes to Hiwa-i-te-Rangi
Gathering to mark the opening of the Matariki Festival 2023, we invite you to join us for fire, karakia and kai.
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Embark on a transformative journey through the traditions of Māori culture and spirituality, illuminated by the shimmering star cluster of Matariki.
Matariki Festival 2023
Celebrate the Māori new year in Tāmaki Makaurau with Matariki Festival.
Kids Woodworking | Make a Wooden Whetu
Using sandpaper and paints to decorate, proudly make something that will last the test of time.
Matariki Manu Aute
Patterns inspired by the forest and nature will adorn your Manu Aute, acknowledging the entwined connection between Māori cultural patterns and the lands.
Te Karanga A Hape
Join us with family, friends, and colleagues for a fulsome programme of music, art, fashion, performance, workshops, and delightful kai!
Marae in the Sky
Be blown away by Marae in the Sky, a powerful new performance created exclusively for Matariki and directed and choreographed by Taane Mete (Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Korokī Kahuku...
Te Kapa Haka o Te Wharekura o Hoani Waititi Marae
We are honoured to host their two half-hour kapa haka performances at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.