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Toi Uru Kahikatea (Arts Development) Investments 2015 Closed: 8 May 2015

$6,036,598 has been offered to support to New Zealand artists, arts practitioners, groups and organisations for 1-3 years to support regular or continuous programmes of activities.

Read the media release (31 July 2015)

Funding recipients

Art & Industry Biennial Trust - SCAPE Public Art

Towards a programme of New Zealand work; programme and business development and development of a mobile app.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

TOTAL: $99,999

2016: $99,999


Arts On Tour NZ

Towards presenting high quality arts to provincial audiences.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

TOTAL: $651,000

2016: $217,000 2017: $217,000 2018: $217,000


Atamira Dance Company Charitable Trust

Towards collaborative work with artists and communities; the development of new work; presentation of new work and touring.

This content is tagged as Dance .

TOTAL: $615,000

2016: $312,500 2017: $302,500


Auckland University Press

Towards publishing 10 books by New Zealand writers in 2016 and an author tour to galleries and art schools to promote literary work.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $54,500

2016: $54,500


Bridget Williams Books

Towards publishing books by New Zealand writers in 2016.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $44,000

2016: $44,000


Christchurch Arts Festival Trust

Towards a multi-disciplinary arts festival in Christchurch in 2017.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

TOTAL: $230,000

2016: $115,000 2017: $115,000


Footnote Dance Trust

Towards professional development; partnership programmes; performances within New Zealand and international performance and co-production.

This content is tagged as Dance .

TOTAL: $787,000

2016: $400,000 2017: $387,000


Kahurangi NZ Maori Dance Trust

Towards creation of new work; a national education tour; M?ori Games and Whakaaria Mai.

This content is tagged as Dance .

TOTAL: $548,370

2016: $291,665 2017: $256,705


McCahon House Trust

Towards artist residencies and commissioned texts for online publication.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

TOTAL: $86,566

2016: $43,283 2017: $43,283


New Zealand Dance Advancement Trust

Towards national and international touring; developing and commissioning new work; market development and mentoring of emerging choreographers.

This content is tagged as Dance .

TOTAL: $1,000,000

2016: $500,000 2017: $500,000


New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc)

Towards a professional development programme; supporting and representing writers; regional branch initiatives and a national writers forum.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $197,700

2016: $109,350 2017: $88,350


NZ Secondary Students Choir

Towards NZSSC rehearsals; performances and international touring.

This content is tagged as Music .

TOTAL: $90,100

2016: $23,900 2017: $31,900 2018: $34,300


Otago University Press

Towards publishing 10 books by New Zealand writers in 2016 and supporting the Landfall online book review site.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $45,500

2016: $45,500


Penguin Random House

Towards publishing 10 books per year by New Zealand writers in 2016; 2017 and 2018.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $114,500

2016: $38,500 2017: $38,000 2018: $38,000


Randell Cottage Writers Trust

Towards a six month residency in Wellington for a New Zealand writer in 2016; 2017 and 2018.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $66,000

2016: $22,000 2017: $22,000 2018: $22,000


Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ Trust

Towards the SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festivals; National Shakespeare Schools Production and professional development for two mid-career actors at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

TOTAL: $110,000

2016: $30,000 2017: $50,000 2018: $30,000


Southern Lakes Arts Festival Trust

Towards a programme of New Zealand work for the 2017 Southern Lakes Arts Festival and a programme of New Zealand writers; artists and musicians for the 2016 and 2018 Southern Lakes Festival of Ideas.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

TOTAL: $110,000

2016: $10,000 2017: $90,000 2018: $10,000


Tawata Productions

Towards the Matariki Development Festival, touring works nationally; creating, developing; and presenting new M?ori and Pasifika theatre; market development and collaborative and cultural exchange opportunities.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

TOTAL: $521,292

2016: $261,292 2017: $260,000


The Big Idea - Te Aria Nui Charitable Trust

Towards the digital distribution of New Zealand arts content and development of online arts contributions in 2016.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

TOTAL: $40,000

2016: $40,000


The Conch Theatre Co Ltd

Towards a programme for Pacific youth; international theatre collaboration; touring development; developing national and international networks and markets for The Conch works and implementation of an audience engagement strategy.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

TOTAL: $529,071

2016: $255,048 2017: $274,023


Victoria University Press

Towards publishing 10 books by New Zealand writers in 2017.

This content is tagged as Literature .

TOTAL: $36,000

2016: $36,000


Youth Performance Trust

Towards Pacifica Beats.

This content is tagged as Music .

TOTAL: $60,000

2016: $30,000 2017: $30,000


Results of our work : Toi Uru Kahikatea (Arts Development) Investments 2015