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.
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki takes Māori art to the world with release of new virtual tour
Auckland Art Gallery has released a multi-sensory and immersive virtual tour of Toi Tū Toi Ora: Contemporary Māori Art enabling people everywhere to enjoy highlights of the groundbreaking exhibition.
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.
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.
Town sees Faces of Change
A new art installation in Papakura features images of the town's young people.
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.
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.
Drawing for Beginners Course
Learn essential concepts, including shape, proportion, tone, composition, perspective, and different sketching techniques.
Painting for Beginners
Learn the basics of painting: sketch, shape, tone, composition, measuring proportions, colour mixing, and more.
Watercolour Painting for Beginners
You will be introduced to watercolour and the main techniques of this lovely water-based medium.
Intermediate Art at Nathan Homestead
Gain experience and skills working with a range of media, including drawing, painting, printing, collage, and more.
Life Drawing 101
We will learn how to convey a sense of gesture to give flow and life to the figure and structure to give a sense of 3D form.
Book Chat - Papakura
Join us for a lively discussion of what we have all been reading.
Wednesday Book Chat
Share a review on what you're reading at the moment and discuss with other bibliophiles.
Nathan Homestead Creative Thursday - Evie Kemp
Hear about Evie's creative journey and why her motto is “more is more”.