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Tri-Nation Co-lab takes place in Edinburgh

Friday, 18 August 2017, 2:49 pm | Creative New Zealand

Performing artists from New Zealand, Hong Kong and Scotland will come together at the Edinburgh art festivals in August for a new programme that incentivises fresh ways of working with international peers to create new work. More >>

PM's Awards for Literary Achievement: winners announced

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 9:31 am | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand has announced the winners of the 2017 Prime Minister’s Awards for Literary Achievement. They are internationally renowned Māori novelist Witi Ihimaera , literary historian and fine arts writer Peter Simpson and popular poet ... More >>

Creative NZ to invest $24 million in NZ’s arts organisations

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 3:13 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand will invest $24 million in a wide range of arts organisations from arts festivals, dance and theatre companies and galleries through to publishers and a website featuring arts criticism, over the next two years. More >>

Creative Communities Grant applications open

Thursday, 20 July 2017, 4:25 pm | Creative New Zealand

Applications are now open for the annual Creative Communities Grant that provides funding for arts, music and cultural projects. More >>

Arts practitioners head to the world’s leading festival city

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 2:17 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand and British Council New Zealand are supporting 11 New Zealand arts practitioners to engage in two bespoke development programmes running alongside the Edinburgh Festivals this August. More >>

Berlin Residency Allows Historian to Write Untold Story

Wednesday, 5 July 2017, 9:56 am | Creative New Zealand

The untold story of former Whanganui mayor, Charles Mackay, who was killed in Berlin in 1929 while working as a journalist, will be told by the latest recipient of Creative New Zealand’s Berlin Writer's Residency, historian, curator and broadcaster, Paul ... More >>

Dynamic NZ writers to feature at Edinburgh literary festival

Wednesday, 14 June 2017, 1:03 pm | Creative New Zealand

New Zealand writers making waves at home and abroad will present their work and participate in the prestigious Edinburgh International Book Festival in August. More >>

Five young NZ musicians receive scholarships

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 10:16 am | Creative New Zealand

Five talented composers and musicians have been awarded scholarships by Creative New Zealand to pursue study or professional development opportunities overseas. More >>

Fellowship awarded for book on NZ music composition

Tuesday, 30 May 2017, 12:20 pm | Creative New Zealand

The $100,000 Michael King Fellowship has been given to award winning author and composer Dr Phillip Norman to create a history of New Zealand composers and their work from the start of European settlement to present day. More >>

NZ at Edinburgh 2017

Monday, 29 May 2017, 10:00 am | Creative New Zealand

Edinburgh is set to feast on New Zealand talent in the 70th anniversary of its world-famous festivals. More >>

2017 Creative NZ Arts Pasifika Awards open for nominations

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 10:28 am | Creative New Zealand

Showcasing excellence and innovation in Pacific arts, the 2017 Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards are open for nominations. More >>

Global arts and science unite in unique sponsorship

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 9:47 am | Creative New Zealand

The world’s most eminent scientific academy is supporting New Zealand’s presentation by Lisa Reihana at the Biennale Arte 2017 in Venice. More >>

New Zealand contemporary jewellery to shine in Munich

Monday, 20 February 2017, 5:11 pm | Creative New Zealand

A large collection of New Zealand’s best contemporary jewellery will be on show during Munich’s internationally influential Jewellery Week, next month, with support from Creative New Zealand. More >>

Aotearoa NZ welcomes Indigenous curators

Monday, 28 November 2016, 12:53 pm | Creative New Zealand

Ten indigenous curators from Australia and Canada will be hosted by their New Zealand counterparts during a series of events in Aotearoa in December. More >>

2016 Prime Minister’s Awards for Literary Achievement

Monday, 10 October 2016, 3:12 pm | Creative New Zealand

The recipients of the Prime Minister’s Awards for Literary Achievement for 2016 have been announced today. Writers Atholl Anderson, Marilyn Duckworth and David Eggleton will each be awarded $60,000 in recognition of their outstanding contribution to ... More >>

Sponsorship deal announced for Lisa Reihana exhibition

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 2:21 pm | Creative New Zealand

New Zealand coffee company Allpress has confirmed it will sponsor New Zealand’s presentation by Lisa Reihana at the 2017 Venice Art Biennale. More >>

Just Atelier Trust, Creative NZ And Vogel Street Party

Tuesday, 5 July 2016, 2:36 pm | Creative New Zealand

Just Atelier is pleased to announce it has received funding through the DCC and the Creative Communities Scheme, to help raise the bar on their annual celebration of locally designed and made fashion at the Vogel Street Party on October 8th. More >>

Mīria George receives Fulbright-Creative Residency

Tuesday, 5 July 2016, 9:46 am | Creative New Zealand

Writer, producer and director Mīria George is the first Cook Islands artist to receive the Fulbright-Creative New Zealand Pacific Writer’s Residency at the University of Hawaii. More >>

NZ arts practitioners head to Edinburgh

Monday, 4 July 2016, 10:31 am | Creative New Zealand

Six New Zealand arts practitioners will be attending the renowned Edinburgh festivals in August to pursue opportunities to present work and to build professional skills and networks as part of the festivals’ international delegate programme Momentum. More >>

Decline in Lotto revenue to affect the arts

Friday, 1 April 2016, 4:36 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand is reviewing its budgets for the 2016/17 financial year and beyond, following a further forecast decline in revenue from New Zealand Lottery Grants Board (NZLGB) for the 2015/16 financial year. More >>



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