News and blog posts
Six Kiwi arts practitioners chosen for Trans-Tasman digital collaboration13 Jan 2022
Congratulations to the six New Zealand-based arts practitioners chosen for the inaugural Digital Fellowship Program, an opportunity to collaborate with each other and six Australia-based arts practitioners to explore and co-develop their digital practice.
He Maimai Aroha ki a Muriwai Ihakara10 Jan 2022
Taku manawa e kakapa nei, E kakapa ana ki ngä whetū, Ki te marama ka tau nei ki te rua. Kātahi au ka kite i te hē, Kātahi au ka kite i te mate. Ko taku tau kahurangi, ka riro ki Paerau, ki te huihuinga o te Kahurangi. Ka oti atu rā koutou ki te pō. E Muriwai ko koe rā kua rere atu ki...
Opening new pathways for international practice16 Dec 2021
Our world is rapidly changing and leading us to think and work in new ways.
Creative New Zealand Funding Workshops: All in for Arts: He waka toi e eke noa nei tātou16 Dec 2021
Nau mai haere mai ki tēnei hui whakarite tono pūtea.
New dates for All in for Arts: He waka toi e eke noa nei tatou16 Dec 2021
All in for Arts: He waka toi e eke noa nei tatou is coming to a town near you in March 2022!
Pasifika rangatahi to champion Talanoa through podcasts10 Dec 2021
Through its Pacific Arts Strategy, Creative New Zealand is excited to support seven young Pasifika creatives to share meaningful conversations about Pasifika lives, in Talanoa delivered through podcasts to champion traditional practice and inspire their communities.
Creative New Zealand thrilled with Boosted X Moana success10 Dec 2021
Through its Pacific Arts Strategy, Creative New Zealand is proud to have supported another 15 powerful Pasifika arts projects in 2021 and is thrilled with the success of its Boosted X Moana initiative.
Latest audience research contributes to a decade of insights9 Dec 2021
Central to the recently released Audience Atlas Aotearoa 2020 research is the goal of helping artists, arts and cultural organisations understand the needs, value and potential of the culture market.
Creative New Zealand’s COVID-19 policy9 Dec 2021
We’ve developed our own policy on COVID-19 under the Government’s COVID-19 Protection Framework (aka the ‘traffic light system’).
Reflecting on the year that’s been 20218 Dec 2021
“The ‘wear and tear’ is real, and there are many forms of loss to live with. It has in many ways become a most forgettable year. Yet most of the arts people that have shared their views with me are still standing – standing, and weary. On the horizon there’s anticipation about a summer recharge...
Koinei aku kaingākau: Artists share their 'why' in new vaccination campaign1 Dec 2021
In a social media campaign launched today (1 December 2021), Creative New Zealand is amplifying voices from the arts community to encourage vaccination.
Creative New Zealand releases first report on the diversity of arts funding recipients30 Nov 2021
Our Diversity Report aims to increase our understanding of issues around equity and access to the arts as we work to ensure the benefits of the arts that we support are available to all New Zealanders.