Latest research shows New Zealanders more positive than ever about vital role the arts play in our lives, despite COVID-1914 Jun 2021
Creative New Zealand’s latest triennial research into New Zealanders’ attitudes towards and engagement with the arts show the arts are making a powerful contribution to our wellbeing and are helping us get through COVID-19.
New Zealand confirms Yuki Kihara’s exhibition title and pavilion location for Biennale Arte 202216 Oct 2021
Small island ecologies, climate change, queer rights, Gauguin’s gaze, intersectionality and decolonization; these are just some of the topics explored by award-winning interdisciplinary artist Yuki Kihara for the New Zealand pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di...
Wild Creations art installation ‘EMOH’ reflects home on the east coast13 Oct 2021
For artist Sarah Hunter, the coast in central Hawke’s Bay means many things. Now based in Wellington, she grew up as a fourth-generation resident only 15 minutes from the Pōrangahau estuary.
Connecting, reflecting and comforting - what arts and culture can do for wellbeing11 Oct 2021
Caren Rangi, Chair of the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa recently shared her thoughts on what arts and culture can do for wellbeing with Stuff. The full article that was published during Mental Health Awareness Week is available below.