Theatre artist wins parks residency
Theatre artist Kate Parker has been selected as the 2016 Auckland Regional Parks Artist in Residence.
Khulu takes top sculpture award
More than 320,000 people visited Sculpture in the Gardens this summer and were delighted by the array of outstanding artworks, free activities and gorgeous Gardens.
South Auckland stories launched
Taku Tāmaki – Auckland Stories South is the first exhibition in an exciting new partnership between MIT Manukau and Auckland Museum.
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra set to move into Town Hall
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) plans to move into the Auckland Town Hall.
Art spotlight: Nobody Here But Us
Who knew this 3.5-tonne beauty would become such a talking point with inner-city workers?
Murals bring splash of pride at Gallaher Park
The Gallaher Park clubroom walls have been given a colourful makeover thanks to murals from local artists.
On the passing of Barry Brickell
Auckland Council pays tribute to renowned potter, artist, environmentalist and craftsman Barry Brickell whose work features in many public collections, including the council’s.
Mayoral Writers’ Grant open
Applications are invited for the second Auckland Mayoral Writers’ Grant.
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.
Students will begin by using plasticine to understand how to build a three-dimensional form, sculpting free-hand the kai (food) of our childhood or cultural roots.
Book launch: So you want to be a nurse? - A memoir of 40 years as a nurse
In this witty and moving autobiography, Chris Davies Curtis details her many whimsical adventures as a nursing professional.
Explore techniques and colour palettes to capture the unique beauty of these desert plants!