2020 Children and Young Adult Book Awards shortlist packed with books that offer Kiwi children the escape of stories4 Jun 2020
If ever there was a time that children needed the escape of stories, 2020 is it. Today’s announcement of the finalists for the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults reveals an abundance of incredible storytelling for Kiwi kids to immerse themselves in.
Creative New Zealand welcomes biggest government investment in the arts for two decades29 May 2020
Creative New Zealand is thrilled with the Government’s multimillion-dollar investment in the arts and culture sector – the biggest government investment since 2000 – which will strengthen the organisation’s ability to support the arts community’s recovery from the impact of COVID-19. The Prime...
New dates for the Biennale Arte27 May 2020
Last week, news reached us that the Venice Biennale Arte has been postponed to 2022 due to COVID-19, and will now take place from 23 April to 27 November 2022.
Massive sector response to Creative New Zealand’s COVID-19 emergency support, with some Phase 1 timeframes shortened15 May 2020
In just four weeks, Creative New Zealand has invested almost $8 million of an available $16 million through Phase 1 of its COVID-19 Emergency Response Package and, due to the overwhelming response, will shorten the application timeframe for two opportunities to ensure it has sufficient resources...