Pacific arts

  • Auto portrait with 12 Disciples 2010 (PNT 870). Digital C-Type Print, Edition of 10 - 100 x 286 cm. Image courtesy of the Artist & Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne.

     
  • The Crimson House by Lemi Ponifaso. Senior Artist award, 2012 Arts Pasifika Award recipient. 

  • 2013 award winners, with Hon Christopher Finlayson 
    and the Creative New Zealand Pacific Arts Committee.
  • Tomoko, vaka and waka hourua from nations around the Pacific silently approach shore at the dawn opening of 11th Festival of Pacific Arts 2012

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Funding Opportunities

Asia/New Zealand Co-commissioning Fund 2014

Value: $750,000 total funding over 3 years | Closes: 20 Oct . 2014
We are offering funding to support the commissioning of New Zealand work to be presented in both New Zealand and in Asia. More information

Moana Community Grants

Value: Up to $10,000 each Quick Response Grant round | Closes: 31 Oct . 2014
The Moana Community Grants are available to support and develop Pacific heritage arts in small regional towns and communities outside of Auckland and Wellington. Heritage arts include the artistic expressions and forms that reflect a particular cultural tradition practiced by a Pacific Island group or nation. More information

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