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  • Hamilton’s Hacker Film Coming Soon

    What started out as a 30 page script written in the USA is now the soon to be completed, Hamilton made film, Hacktivists. It’s is a fictional short film about a group of hackers who seek to expose a… Read more

  • Entry Now Open to National Art Award

    Entry is now open to the National Contemporary Art Award, sponsored by Tompkins Wake Lawyers and Chow: Hill Architects, and managed by Waikato Museum. This is the 16th year of this national award which promotes and celebrates New Zealand… Read more

  • World War 1-inspired Poetry Competition Open to Year 3-8 Students

    Waikato Museum aims to feature a World War 1-inspired poem written by a local student as part of the launch for the major WW1 exhibition For Us They Fell to open on Anzac Day, 25 April, this… Read more

  • Colville Arts Festival - Easter Weekend

    Colville Arts Festival is a community oriented event run by CSSC (Colville Social Service Collective). The 10 day festival opens on Good Friday, 3rd April at 7pm, with an Exhibition of work from around 30 Artists from the… Read more


Calling All Zinemakers - Registrations open now for Hamilton Zinefest 2015

Calling all zinemakers - register your free stall at, for the 2015 Hamilton Zinefest at Creative Waikato HQ, 131, Alexandra Street, 10am - 4pm. Sell / swap / trade plus workshops and artist talks.… Read more


Arts Access Aotearoa's Creative Spaces Leadership Programme

The next intake to Arts Access Aotearoa’s Creative Spaces Mentor Programme will be in May and they will be calling for applications later this month for potential mentees and mentors. The programme kicks off with a one-day training day for mentors and… Read more


2015 Fieldays Ag Art Wear applications are now open

Ag Art wear is a prestigious nationwide competition that challenges designers and artists to create a wearable art garment made from materials that are used in the practice of farming. The competition gives artists and designers a chance to showcase their… Read more

Featured Events

Introduction to 3D Modelling with Z Brush

May 27, 2015

This course will develop your skills in ZBrush software, providing an overview of the fundamental features of this powerful 3D sculpting application. It… Read more


April 18, 2015

Daffodils is the story of 16-year-old Rose and 18-year-old Eric - a teddy boy and a farm girl from Hamilton who met… Read more

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Coromandel Arts Strategy

March 20, 2015

Latest news from Thames Coromandel District Council Website - 20 March.   More than 70 artists from around the Coromandel attended a workshop this… Read more

Waikato secondary schools art competition to include part of Auckland

March 19, 2015

A secondary school art competition which has previously been held in the Waikato / Coromandel is to be expanded this year to… Read more

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