Keeping the arts on the go in Whau
The beating heart of the Whau arts scene is set to get a fresh injection of energy following the appointment of Janet Lilo and Jody Yawa McMillan to the Whau Arts Broker role.
Rough sleepers heard through poetry
Rough sleepers are finding their voices through poetry with support from Waitematā Local Board.
Fashion Week vibrancy spills into Auckland's streets and squares
Aucklanders are invited to an exciting schedule of free events wrapped around NZ Fashion Week, which kicks off on 24 August.
Iconic event brings zero waste to center stage
The ASB Polyfest Auckland Secondary Schools Māori & Pacific Islands Cultural Festival has succeeded in saving tonnes of waste from going into landfill.
Nana Tu joins young artists in exhibition
Artists mentored at The Corner: Creative Space, have their work on show at the Papakura Art Gallery.
Mural celebrating culture and diversity adds colour to Tāmaki Makaurau street
Local artists and tertiary art students have collaborated to create a new piece of large-scale art that celebrates the culture and diversity of Tāmaki Makaurau.
Connecting the past and present of Maungakiekie-Tāmaki
A new photographic exhibit helps tell the story of the significant change in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki area over the last 100 years.
Going West Festival launches ‘Different Out Loud’ season
Going West Festival has announced a brand-new approach to celebrating live poetry with Different Out Loud, a collection of thoughtful video collaborations between Aotearoa poets and filmmakers.
Contemporary Conversations – The Chartwell Show
Join our weekly 30-minute guided conversations with a volunteer guide to learn more about the contemporary artworks on display.
Walls to Live Beside, Rooms to Own: The Chartwell Show
This free exhibition is a response to our relationship to life at home, which has been impacted during the global pandemic.
Birkenhead Repair Cafe - EcoFest
Please bring anything you need to be fixed to your broken item, such as a new zip or plug attachment.
He Wai – EcoFest
This performance includes folk, soul, haka, and jazz elements to bring audiences of all ages together to celebrate the natural world surrounding us.
Indigenous Australian dot painting and dreamtime
Get creative and design your own abstract dot painting to tell your story.
Large Scale Eco Drawing
Learn how to prepare your chosen working surfaces, including canvas, recycled cotton sheets and large card off-cuts.
Pop-up vintage photography studio
Learn more about this technique and watch as the alchemic process magically makes images appear on the plate.