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Arts 10 Jun 2016

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.

Arts 7 Jun 2016

Heritage hero honoured

A life spent preserving our historical past.

Kids / Family 27 May 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.

Arts 18 May 2016

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.

Arts 29 Apr 2016

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.

Community 28 Apr 2016

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.

Arts 15 Apr 2016

Auckland's screen sector is booming

Auckland’s screen sector is experiencing strong year-on-year growth.

Arts 6 Apr 2016

Renaissance for Aotea Quarter

The Aotea Quarter is set to regain its crown as Auckland’s centre for arts, culture and entertainment following adoption of a 20-year strategic framework.

Events139 Results

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.

18 Feb 2022 - 19 Feb 2022

Bad Guy

A night with Hayden Tee (Ngāti Kahungunu), on a show-stopping musical flirtation with the devil.