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Arts 26 Jan 2016

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.

Arts 21 Jan 2016

Mayoral Writers’ Grant open  

Applications are invited for the second Auckland Mayoral Writers’ Grant.

Arts 19 Jan 2016

Q&A with Rhana Devenport

OurAuckland spoke with Rhana Devenport to find out more about her role as curator for the New Zealand Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale.

Arts 21 Dec 2015

New extension opens at Estuary Arts Centre

A new extension doubles the size of the Estuary Arts Centre in Ōrewa

Arts 18 Dec 2015

Toi Whītiki celebrates Auckland’s unique cultural identity

Toi Whītiki, Auckland Council's new arts plan, weaves the city's creative strands together.

Arts 15 Dec 2015

Sculptor of the Week – Marte Szirmay

Auckland-based artist Marte Szirmay’s sculpture, Seek, is an acquisition award winner, for the permanent collection at Auckland Botanic Gardens.

Business / Economy 8 Dec 2015

Manukau set for transformation

The announcement by Panuku Development Auckland about major grades in Manukau has been welcomed by local residents.

Arts 24 Nov 2015

Hearts of the City: Elsie

The most recent addition to the Hearts of the City series of art on walls around the city is the huge and stunning portrait, Elsie, created by Askew One.

Events150 Results

08 Oct 2022 - 20 Oct 2022

Contemporary Palettes Exhibition

A free showcase of abstract and pictorial artworks.

08 Oct 2022 - 24 Oct 2022

Tintype Photobooth

Experience how portraits were made during the Victorian era.

16 Oct 2022

Auckland Choral Presents: Gloria

Celebrate the joy of spring with Auckland Choral.

16 Oct 2022

Huìyì – Hui: A Ceramic Painting Circle

A free ceramic painting workshop and a friendly discussion around art themes.

16 Oct 2022

Sunday Concert Series – The Flaming Mudcats

An eclectic array of musicians and musical genres showcasing local performers.

18 Oct 2022

Unwrap the Music: Bernstein's Symphonic Dances

Graham Abbott follows the musical links which bind the piece together.

18 Oct 2022 - 22 Oct 2022

Erotica by the Fire

Featuring a rotating cast of celebrity ghouls, this show is one part Drunk History, one part My Dad Wrote A Porno.

22 Oct 2022 - 24 Oct 2022

Arts in the Ville 2022

An annual festival and art trail held over Labour Weekend that celebrates the many local artists in the area.