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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Arts Pasifika Awards 2014 - further call

Value: Varies by award | Closes: 11 Aug . 2014
Creative New Zealand is seeking further nominations in two categories for its 2014 Arts Pasifika Awards. The Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards have been offered annually since 1996 to celebrate excellence in Pacific arts in New Zealand. The awards are an opportunity for the public to nominate both senior and emerging New Zealand-based Pacific Island artists who characterise the richness and diversity of Pacific culture in this country. Find previous winners on our website. More information

Sector Development Incentives Fund

Value: $300,000 p.a fund maximum | Closes: 5 Sep . 2014
Creative New Zealand is calling for development proposals from organisations and individuals with funding agreements through the Toi Tōtara Haemata programme and the Toi Uru Kahikatea programme. More information

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