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Resources To Support Artists Make Sustainable Careers And Businesses

Thursday, 16 May 2024, 5:21 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand has launched resources to support arts and creative practitioners make sustainable careers and businesses from their work. More >>

Creative New Zealand Wants To Better Support Arts Organisations

Wednesday, 24 April 2024, 1:21 pm | Creative New Zealand

The organisation is inviting all arts organisations to respond to four questions about the kinds of support that make the biggest impact for them and their communities. More >>

New Zealand Artists’ Exhibitions Open At The 60th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale Di Venezia

Thursday, 18 April 2024, 4:39 am | Creative New Zealand

Running till November, the Biennale Arte 2024 features the work of five New Zealand ngā toi Māori artists in the International Exhibition curated by Adriano Pedrosa and titled Stranieri Ovunque - Foreigners Everywhere. More >>

New Zealand Delegation Receives Māori King’s Support At FestPAC In Hawai’i

Monday, 8 April 2024, 12:57 pm | Creative New Zealand

“The New Zealand delegation’s vision is about kotahitanga, uniting our Pacific people and our traditional treasures to Hawai’i. Having the Māori King there only strengthens our collective message to the Pacific and indigenous people,” says ... More >>

Delegation For 2024 Festival Of Pacific Arts Announced By Creative New Zealand

Monday, 11 December 2023, 8:10 pm | Creative New Zealand

Aotearoa New Zealand will be represented by 85 artists and performers at the 13th Festival of Pacific Arts (FestPAC) to be held in Honolulu, Hawai’i in June 2024. The delegation’s expertise spans 11 art forms, representing various iwi from across ... More >>

For The Arts: New Programmes Deliver Tailored Support For The Arts Community

Wednesday, 15 November 2023, 12:10 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand today announced its new programmes for 2024. The eight new funding and support opportunities are tailored to three distinct groups: early career artists, artists and practitioners, and arts groups and organisations, and will replace ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Chief Executive Stephen Wainwright To Depart From The Role

Tuesday, 31 October 2023, 10:06 am | Creative New Zealand

After more than three decades’ service with Creative New Zealand, Stephen Wainwright is to step down from his role as Chief Executive in mid-2024. Stephen has served as Chief Executive since August 2006, having first joined Creative New Zealand in ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Launches Next Five-year Navigation Map For Pacific Arts

Thursday, 20 July 2023, 1:58 pm | Creative New Zealand

Following significant fono, talanoa, and engagement with the Pacific Arts community, Creative New Zealand are proud to share our Pacific Arts Strategy 2023-2028. This new strategy lays out Creative New Zealand’s support for Pacific Arts over the ... More >>

Creative New Zealand And NZ On Air Creative Professionals Research Released

Tuesday, 23 May 2023, 11:19 am | Creative New Zealand

Creative professionals are still earning considerably less than other New Zealand wage earners. Research just released shows that New Zealand’s creative professionals’ median income is $37,000, compared to the median of $61,800 for salary and wage earners. ... More >>

Creative NewZealand Welcomes Additional $22 Million From Government

Tuesday, 7 February 2023, 1:52 pm | Creative New Zealand

Manatū Taonga has announced today the reprioritisation of $22million from the Government’s COVID-19 Recovery Fund to Creative New Zealand to support the arts sector. Creative New Zealand welcomes a new one-off investment of $22 million from ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Appoints Toi Ki Tua To Deliver New Digital Service To Arts Sector

Monday, 5 December 2022, 3:21 pm | Creative New Zealand

The Arts Council (Creative New Zealand’s governing body) is pleased to announce the appointment of Toi ki Tua, a company owned by We Are Indigo, to establish and deliver a new Digital Arts Commissioning and Capability Service. The new service ... More >>

Announcing The Winners Of The 2022 Prime Minister’s Awards For Literary Achievement

Friday, 2 December 2022, 3:33 pm | Creative New Zealand

<img src="" width="720" height="265"> Pictured from left: James Norcliffe, Stephanie Johnson, Vincent O’Malley Spanning an impressive range of genres, the ... More >>

Te Waka Toi Awards 2022 Winners Announced

Thursday, 1 December 2022, 7:51 pm | Creative New Zealand

16 Māori artists recognised at the prestigious Ngā Taonga a Te Waka Toi Awards. Artists from a range of creative backgrounds received awards this year for their contribution to ngā toi Māori. “Kia tupu te toi, kia ora te toi, kia whanake ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Responds To Government’s Decision To Fund Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand

Tuesday, 18 October 2022, 2:51 pm | Creative New Zealand

A joint statement from Creative New Zealand Chief Executive Stephen Wainwright and Arts Council Chair Caren Rangi: We’re pleased to hear that the Ministry of Education (MoE) has agreed to work with Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand (SGCNZ) to find ... More >>

Eight Pasifika Artists Acknowledged At 26th Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards

Tuesday, 4 October 2022, 8:56 am | Creative New Zealand

From visual arts, to theatre, to the art of ngatu tā‘uli (blackened tapa cloth), eight Pasifika artists are being recognised for their contribution to Pacific arts with a Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Award. Caren Rangi, Chair of the Arts Council, ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Announces Multi-year Funding For 58 Arts Organisations

Friday, 16 September 2022, 10:27 am | Creative New Zealand

The Arts Council of Creative New Zealand today announces a $54 million investment in the Toi Uru Kahikatea programme for 2023-2025, after having invited proposals from established arts organisations earlier this year. Supporting 58 organisations ... More >>

Fringe Festivals Get Three-year Boosts For Emerging Pasifika Performing Artists

Wednesday, 24 August 2022, 4:22 pm | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand is thrilled to support Aotearoa’s Fringe festivals for three years to develop emerging Pasifika artists through the Pacific Arts Strategy 2018 – 2023 . The new collaboration, developed with the festival directors of the Auckland ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Calling For Expressions Of Interest In Pasifika Visual-storytelling Programme

Monday, 8 August 2022, 11:33 am | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand is thrilled to collaborate for the second time with globally renowned photojournalists from VII Academy to provide a world-class Pasifika photography programme. Applications are now open to Pasifika photographers – and this time, ... More >>

Creative New Zealand Launches New Business Capability Programme For Emerging Māori Artists

Monday, 1 August 2022, 1:36 pm | Creative New Zealand

Open for applications today, Toi Tipu Toi Rea is Creative New Zealand’s emerging Māori artists’ programme. In 2022 Toi Tipu Toi Rea has expanded; in addition to providing contestable funding, a new business-focussed capability support programme ... More >>

Mātauranga Māori Te Awe Kōtuku – Strengthening Endangered Māori Artforms

Wednesday, 27 July 2022, 10:14 am | Creative New Zealand

With additional support from the Government recently confirmed for this financial year, Creative New Zealand will be able to continue working with mātanga (expert knowledge holders) and pūkenga (specialists) around the country to protect and retain ... More >>





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