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Visiting Cook Islands artists to share their knowledge

Thursday, 3 September 2015, 11:09 am | Creative New Zealand

Six senior artists from the Cook Islands specialising in heritage artforms will visit Aotearoa New Zealand next week as part of an annual Creative New Zealand cultural exchange programme with the Pacific Islands. The visit coincides with this year’s ... More >>

New arts fund and research to support Auckland diversity

Monday, 3 August 2015, 3:00 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand will invest $600,000 over the next three years in a new initiative that responds to the Auckland Region’s culturally diverse population. More >>

Award-winning Māori artists head to Canada’s Banff Centre

Friday, 31 July 2015, 2:47 pm | Creative New Zealand

Award-winning Māori artists head to Canada’s The Banff Centre for cultural exchange More >>

Creative New Zealand announces 2015 investment funding

Friday, 31 July 2015, 11:35 am | Creative New Zealand

The Arts Council has committed a further $10.5 million to 26 arts organisations in its latest multi-year investment funding round. More >>

New Commissioner announced for 2017 Venice Biennale

Friday, 24 July 2015, 10:26 am | Creative New Zealand

Former Arts Council Chair Alastair Carruthers CNZM will be the Commissioner for New Zealand’s 2017 presentation at the Venice Biennale. More >>

Visual artist Siliga Setoga awarded

Tuesday, 14 July 2015, 11:37 am | Creative New Zealand

Samoan artist Siliga Setoga will undertake a three-month artist residency exploring cultural identity at the National University of Samoa from August to October this year. More >>

Acclaimed Pacific poet Dr Mila awarded writing residency

Monday, 29 June 2015, 10:19 am | Creative New Zealand

Award-winning poet Dr Karlo Mila will spend September to November in Hawai‘i developing two writing projects as the recipient of the 2015 Fulbright-Creative New Zealand Pacific Writer’s Residency. More >>

Secret Power exhibition attracts international attention

Monday, 22 June 2015, 4:06 pm | Creative New Zealand

New Zealand’s pavilion for the 2015 Venice Biennale has been picked in high profile publications as a “must see” for visitors to the most famous art event in the world, staged in Venice every two years. More >>

Six NZ Arts Pracititioners to attend Edinburgh Festival

Monday, 22 June 2015, 12:07 pm | Creative New Zealand

New Zealand arts practitioners head to the world’s leading festival city Creative New Zealand and the British Council are supporting six New Zealand arts practitioners to attend the Edinburgh Festivals’ international delegate programme, Momentum, ... More >>

Hinemoana Baker to take up Berlin Writer’s Residency

Saturday, 20 June 2015, 12:05 pm | Creative New Zealand

The 2015-16 Creative New Zealand Berlin Writer’s Residency has been awarded to Wellington-based writer, Hinemoana Baker (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Toa and Te Āti Awa). More >>

Acclaimed author to receive $100,000 Michael King Fellowship

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 11:49 am | Creative New Zealand

This year’s $100,000 Michael King Writer’s Fellowship has been awarded to non-fiction master, Dr Martin Edmond, winner of the 2013 Prime Minister’s Award for Literary Achievement in Non-Fiction and author of some 30 publications and screenplays. More >>

Ross McCormack to receive $100,000 Choreographic Fellowship

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 11:14 am | Creative New Zealand

The 2015 Creative New Zealand Choreographic Fellowship has been awarded to experimental dancer and choreographer, Ross McCormack. More >>

‘The arts make my life better’: New Zealanders

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 8:45 am | Creative New Zealand

New Zealanders are creative people who believe being involved in the arts makes their lives better and their communities stronger. More >>

2015 Music Scholarship Winners Announced

Friday, 5 June 2015, 1:33 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand has announced the names of six New Zealand musicians who will receive music scholarships to pursue study or professional development opportunities. More >>

$100,000 CNZ Fellowship awarded to Areta Wilkinson

Thursday, 4 June 2015, 4:11 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand’s $100,000 Craft/Object Fellowship has been awarded to Canterbury artist/jeweller Dr Areta Wilkinson (Ngai Tahu) for 2015. More >>

Applications Invited for Katherine Mansfield Fellowship

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 12:23 pm | Creative New Zealand

Established and mid-career New Zealand writers are invited to apply for the Katherine Mansfield Menton Fellowship 2015 . More >>

Seeking Māori and Pasifika artists for Festival

Thursday, 14 May 2015, 11:54 am | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand is calling for applications from Māori and Pasifika artists to represent Aotearoa at the 12th Festival of Pacific Arts in Guam during May and June 2016. More >>

Simon Denny’s Secret Power opens in Venice

Wednesday, 6 May 2015, 9:48 am | Creative New Zealand

New Zealand’s pavilion for the 2015 Venice Biennale celebrated the official opening last night of artist Simon Denny’s much anticipated exhibition Secret Power. The opening was held at the historic Marciana Library in San Marco Square, one of two ... More >>

Collaborative art projects to mark First World War Centenary

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 10:49 am | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand is pleased to announce the third round of grants from its First World War Centenary (WW100) Co-Commissioning Fund. More >>

Fund to support collaborative indigenous arts projects

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 4:00 pm | Creative New Zealand

Māori artists working collaboratively with other indigenous artists are being invited to apply for support from Creative New Zealand’s International Indigenous Artform Exchange Fund. More >>



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