Briar Grace-Smith appointed to Arts Council of New Zealand23 Apr 2019
Award winning writer Briar Grace-Smith, Kapiti, is appointed to the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa (Creative NZ), Associate Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Hon Carmel Sepuloni announced today. “Briar Grace-Smith ONZM (Ngāti Hau hapu of Ngā Puhi) continues to make a huge...
Young people at forefront of new Creative New Zealand funding23 Apr 2019
Young Kiwis will have more opportunities to explore their creativity, with 20 artists and arts organisations awarded a share of Creative New Zealand’s new Toi Rangatahi funding for projects involving young people, aged 10 to 25 years.
Recipients of 125 Years of Women’s Suffrage arts fund announced3 Apr 2019
Creative New Zealand has announced 10 recipients to receive funding totalling over $150,000 through a new Suffrage 125 Fund. These innovative arts projects will recognise women from diverse cultural backgrounds that have helped advance women's rights.
Minister to launch national arts and health network3 Apr 2019
The arts and creativity contribute to wellbeing in everyday life. They are also increasingly valued as a cost-effective way to nurture healthy, resilient communities, says Te Ora Auaha, a national network to be launched in Wellington on Wednesday 3 April by Hon Carmel Sepuloni, Minister of Social...