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Arts 13 Apr 2021

Poetry inspired by nature, made with nature

Elizabeth Welsh, recently announced as Auckland Council’s Artist in Residence for 2021, wants to quite literally bring a piece of Āwhitu to her poetry.

Arts 25 Mar 2021

Lockdown collaboration project to be permanent part of oral history collection for Auckland Council Libraries

A collaboration project between Auckland Libraries and Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage launches a five-part podcast series today to commemorate one year since the level four lockdown.

14-24 year olds 16 Mar 2021

Town sees Faces of Change

A new art installation in Papakura features images of the town's young people.

Arts 12 Mar 2021

Albatross sculpture soars again

The artwork Flight Support for Albatross has been missing from Auckland’s shoreline for years but this month it returns to land in a new home, on the Devonport side of the Waitematā.

Arts 10 Mar 2021

Final week to apply for Creative Communities Scheme

This week is the last chance to get applications in for Auckland’s Creative Communities Scheme funding for the 2021 winter season.

Arts 3 Feb 2021

Adventurous artists sought for Artist in Residence programme

A selection panel is seeking artists with a sense of adventure and an imaginative outlook.

Arts 21 Dec 2020

Artist in Residence re-imagines Aotea Great Barrier Island

Depicting places and people in new and innovative ways are at the heart of what 2020’s Artist in Residence Chris McDowall seeks to accomplish.

Community 16 Dec 2020

Council supporting a bright and inclusive future

With support from Auckland Council, local artists will showcase their work on a variety of platforms around the City Centre during Auckland Pride Festival.

Events140 Results

11 Feb 2022 - 13 Feb 2022

Tattoo Time

A three-day-long flash party including the Two Hands Tattoo team and a whole lot of incredible guest artists from around Aotearoa.

12 Feb 2022

Sixth Multi-Ethnic Dance Festival 2021

More than 30 ethnic communities are taking part in the festival.

12 Feb 2022 - 02 Apr 2022

Exhibition: Tau Atu e! by Bethany Matai Edmunds

A solo exhibition of works by fibre sculptor Bethany Matai Edmunds, materialising her journey of returning home to the lands of her tupuna.

16 Feb 2022

Pride Poetry Speakeasy

Come along to read, listen and enjoy in our welcoming queer word nest.

16 Feb 2022 - 20 Feb 2022

Samesame but Different 2022

The only festival of its kind in Aotearoa that provides a space to uphold queer literature and authors.

17 Feb 2022

The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Magnificent Mendelssohn

Music that evokes German forests, chivalrous deeds and grand heroism.

17 Feb 2022 - 19 Feb 2022

Don't Touch The Queers

An opulent celebration of burlesque, drag, dance and circus.

17 Feb 2022 - 07 Apr 2022

Portrait Painting in Oil

Explore realistic portrait painting while working from a photo of your choosing.