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NZ Songbook goes live: invitation for all of Aotearoa to sing together
Choirs Aotearoa NZ Trust  /  16 Feb 2024

NZ Songbook goes live: invitation for all of Aotearoa to sing together

New Zealand Songbook He Iere Waiata is a free digital resource with all the tools to teach or learn a new song – and sing it with others.

Choirs Aotearoa NZ announces inaugural Assistant Conductor
Pataka: Art + Museum  /  08 Feb 2024

Choirs Aotearoa NZ announces inaugural Assistant Conductor

Fiona Wilson has just been announced as the inaugural 2024 Assistant Conductor for Choirs Aotearoa New Zealand, the body that governs our four national choirs.

James Wenley Will Judge PANZ 10-Minute Play Competition
Rex McGregor  /  30 Jan 2024

James Wenley Will Judge PANZ 10-Minute Play Competition

James Wenley will judge the PANZ 10-Minute Play Competition 2024.

Critical moment for the hub of Aotearoa arts abroad
Contemporary HUM  /  16 Jan 2024

Critical moment for the hub of Aotearoa arts abroad

Arts publisher Contemporary HUM launches Help HUM weather the storm, a fundraising campaign on boosted.org.nz seeking donations to strengthen their foundations and withstand the precarious public funding conditions affecting arts organisations across Aotearoa New Zealand.  

Applications for the Creative Practice 2024 summer workshops are open!
Angela Rowe  /  24 Dec 2023

Applications for the Creative Practice 2024 summer workshops are open!

We will host two fully funded workshops for artists and creatives based in Northland. We will meet every two weeks, alternating between Creative Northland Offices and zoom, read more for details.

Kākano Youth Arts Collective celebrates 10 years of community impact!
Korimako Creative  /  20 Dec 2023

Kākano Youth Arts Collective celebrates 10 years of community impact!

Kākano is a unique visual arts youth initiative based at Corban Estate Arts Centre (CEAC), created specifically for vulnerable youth (ages 12 - 20yrs) in West Auckland.

Script Development Fund | 2023 | Winners & Top 5 Finalists
ShoreScripts  /  19 Dec 2023

Script Development Fund | 2023 | Winners & Top 5 Finalists

We are thrilled to announce our Script Development Fund WINNERS & Top 5 FINALISTS!

ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS! | 2023 FALL SEASON SHORT FILM FUND
ShoreScripts  /  15 Dec 2023

ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS! | 2023 FALL SEASON SHORT FILM FUND

We are honored the announce the Winners of our 2023 Fall Season Short Film Fund

Arts Access Aotearoa announces recipients of fellowships
Arts Access Aotearoa  /  14 Dec 2023

Arts Access Aotearoa announces recipients of fellowships

The four fellowships, worth $10,000 each, are an investment in artists’ practice. The high number of strong, innovative applications illustrate the value of offering these fellowships, says Richard Benge, Executive Director, Arts Access Aotearoa.

Sian Clement  /  12 Dec 2023

River of Freedom streams to the world

Kiwis at home and abroad and international audiences eagerly awaiting the release of River of Freedom can stream it across online platforms from TODAY.  

Silverdale pioneers mural
Susannah Law  /  12 Dec 2023

Silverdale pioneers mural

Large 90sq metre mural completed this December at Silverdale village

Social Fabric  Interconnectedness: Patterns and Diversity CTANZ Symposium 2024 call for papers
Angela Rowe  /  12 Dec 2023

Social Fabric Interconnectedness: Patterns and Diversity CTANZ Symposium 2024 call for papers

The symposium theme invites conversation around the material and metaphorical exploration of the concept Social Fabric.