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  • A Lion in the Meadow and Other Stories by Margaret Mahy

    Celebrating 25 years anniversary this year, Tim Bray Productions is recognised as Auckland’s leading theatre for children. Creating world-class theatre for children most often based on New Zealand literature. They will be on tour and stopping in Hamilton for… Read more

  • ARTWaikino

    Now in its 17th year, ARTWaikino is well established on the Coromandel/Hauraki arts diary. It attracts visitors from all over the North Island and there is always a colourful selection of original affordable art. All art work is… Read more

  • Charlotte Giblin Artist Talk - Morrinsville Arts Festival

    Morrinsville’s 6th Arts Festival 4th - 6th November Proudly presented by the Wallace Gallery Morrinsville: Charlotte Giblin Artist Talk - Sunday 6th November at 2pm Also apart of LOCAL the arts festivals group exhibition focusing on a range of artists connected… Read more

  • Blizzies Studio Pottery in Hamilton

    Local ceramic artist, Sylvia Sinel started up Blizzies Studio Pottery at The Queenwood Shopping Village in Hamilton 1st October 2016. Blizzies Studio is founded with a huge passion for the Ceramic Arts and a big wish to share… Read more

  • Spotlight on Gwen Lyon

    Gwen Lyon is an active performer from Hamilton, New Zealand. She is currently completing her Honours in Music (Performance Voice) with a focus on Musical Theatre. She is a Sir Edmund Hillary Scholar in Music, Dance and Theatre… Read more


Artist Profile - Ailene Cuthbertson

Ailene is a New Zealand artist based in Raglan. She started her art life three years ago and is now in her last year of the Diploma of Art & Creativity Honours programme at The Learning Connexion. She still works… Read more


Call for Entries - The New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award 2017

The New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award is back Now in its 17th year the New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award or the NZPPA as it is known has a proud history of presenting a well-rounded group exhibition that forms a… Read more


Touring for Creatives, Learn how to take your work to new places

Learn how to take your work to new places. This workshop is ideal for performing artists and visual artists alike. You’ll learn the ins and outs of touring art forms like theatre, music, kapa haka, visual art, sculpture or Māori… Read more

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Maaori Arts and Crafts – Make Koowhaiwhai/Maaori Design

December 2, 2016

Nau mai haere mai... calling all grandparents, parents and mokopuna. Discover and paint your own koowhaiwhai panels with Marei Kura Creations. Drop in… Read more

Maaori Arts and Crafts – Make Harakeke Putiputi/Flax Flowers

November 4, 2016

Celebrate Maaori craft on the first Friday of the month. Make putiputi - harakeke/flax flowers with Marei Kura Creations.

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Council candidate opens hoardings for graffiti - by artists

October 7, 2016

Most campaigning candidates try to avoid graffiti on their hoardings in the lead-up to an election. Not Nick Johnston. The Hamilton City Council candidate has asked… Read more

Arming creative people with the skills to succeed

October 3, 2016

We are well underway with the Artillery workshops being delivered throughout the Waikato region. Creative Waikato is being supported by Creative New… Read more

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