Arts

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City Centre Waterfront 30 Apr 2024

Ancient boulders hold contemporary objects in new public artwork in upper Federal Street

Residents of Federal Street (south) are enjoying a new artwork Lost & Found, with eight large boulders carved by Joe Sheehan supporting a feeling of community.

Arts 24 Apr 2024

Rainy day activities to keep the kids entertained

When the weather outside is frightful, there are plenty of delightful indoor activities around Tāmaki Makaurau for the whole family to participate in.

Council news 18 Apr 2024

$1 million boost for Tāmaki Makaurau arts and culture

44 arts groups and artists will receive support throughout the year ahead to help them deliver a smorgasbord of creative events and activities across Tāmaki Makaurau.

Cultural 15 Apr 2024

Board seeks guarantee for art space

No Papakura Art Gallery sale will get board approval without guarantees the same level of services can be housed at a new location alongside the library.

Parks / Outdoors 12 Apr 2024

Kate van der Drift announced as Auckland Council’s 2024 Artist in Residence

Auckland Council has selected Kate van der Drift as the 2024 Artist in Residence, she will take up her residency in Waitawa Regional Park later this year.

Community 11 Apr 2024

Saturday night fever at Potters Park

For one afternoon only, on Saturday 13 April, from 12pm Potters Park transforms into a dancefloor for Dancing in Parks.

Kids / Family 3 Apr 2024

Kids Arts Festival set to enchant West Auckland

The popular Kids Arts Festival returns to West Auckland on April 6 and is set to enchant families with a captivating exploration of Oceans and Origins.

Arts 13 Mar 2024

Art, but make it public

Let’s hear it for public art! It tells stories about our history and connection to the land and ignites our sense of wonder.

Events128 Results

25 Jun 2024

Whai - Artist workshop with Janine Williams

Join Artist Janine Williams (Ngāti Paoa, Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara) in a hands-on workshop to learn...

28 May 2024 - 24 Dec 2024

Shared Reading Group

Join us to enjoy a short story & poem read aloud with a cup of tea.

26 Jun 2024

Raranga Workshop for Matariki

Drop in at the Central Library Makerspace where local weaver Annie will be teaching us about the...

26 Jun 2024 - 29 Jun 2024

Te Whenua - Jean Yern

Te Whenua pays homage to the whenua through inspired soundscapes and lush blue video lightscapes.

26 Jun 2024 - 20 Jul 2024

ZARAHN TŪWHARETOA SOUTHON

The paintings and drawings of whanau and friends in this exhibition explore traditional technique...

27 Jun 2024

Embracing Poi

Come along to spend an afternoon creating poi using upcycled materials.

27 Jun 2024

Make your own poi and learn a traditional Māori poi dance

Make your own poi and join with us in learning a traditional Māori poi dance.

27 Jun 2024

Matariki Adult Paper Weaving

Embrace the ancient tradition of weaving!