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Cultural 7 Mar 2016

Khulu takes top sculpture award

More than 320,000 people visited Sculpture in the Gardens this summer and were delighted by the array of outstanding artworks, free activities and gorgeous Gardens.

Community 5 Mar 2016

South Auckland stories launched

Taku Tāmaki – Auckland Stories South is the first exhibition in an exciting new partnership between MIT Manukau and Auckland Museum.

Community 2 Mar 2016

Small but perfectly formed

Kaukapakapa Library, one of the smallest libraries in NZ, was included in a recent BBC radio documentary on tiny book-lending institutions.

Cultural 29 Feb 2016

Māori phrase of the week

Practise your te reo Māori each week with a new phrase.

Cultural 26 Feb 2016

Sculptor of the week - Lucy Bucknall

Devonport-based sculptor Lucy Bucknall’s work The Learning captures the tender experience of storytelling that comes from this intimate and concentrated joint activity.

Cultural 5 Feb 2016

Quality design: Grey Lynn's gravitational pull

The design is influenced by Sir Isaac Newton – and in particular his work in optics.

Arts 3 Feb 2016

Art spotlight: Nobody Here But Us

Who knew this 3.5-tonne beauty would become such a talking point with inner-city workers?

Community 20 Jan 2016

Peaceful sanctuary for babies at Waikumete

Families of departed newborn and stillborn babies recently attended the blessing of a new children's sanctuary at Waikumete Cemetery.

Events124 Results

08 Jul 2022 - 16 Dec 2022

Tai Chi for Wellbeing

Join us at Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini for Tai Chi. 

01 Jul 2022 - 10 Jul 2022

Vector Lights for Matariki Festival

Celebrate Matariki and the newest national holiday for Aotearoa.

01 Jul 2022 - 15 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival – Matariki on the Move

A truly unique visit to the stars accompanied by a soundtrack performed live by world-renowned Māori musicians.

09 Jul 2022

Family Flax Weaving Workshop

Come along with your whānau to this free and fun flax weaving workshop at the New Lynn Library.

09 Jul 2022

July Saturday Gallery Club: Matariki Manu Tukutuku

A free children’s workshop, creating a cardboard manu tukutuku.

09 Jul 2022

Matariki Ahunga Nui – Aro

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is excited to bring you Aro to brighten up your day.

09 Jul 2022

Matariki Storytime and Craft Weaving

Kick off your school holidays with this Matariki-themed storytime session.

09 Jul 2022

Ngā Tamariki o Matariki – Star Making

Create the most colourful star in the Pleiades constellation.