News and blog posts
Calling for nominations for Prime Minister's Awards for Literary Achievement17 Apr 2009
Readers, writers, groups and organisations are invited to nominate outstanding New Zealand writers in the three genres of poetry, fiction and non-fiction for the Prime Minister’s Awards for Literary Achievement 2009.
Weekend Warriors Invade Television15 Apr 2009
New Zealand's largest film competition the 'V' Energy 48HOURS: Furious Filmmaking will be highly visible on cinema screens and television screens this year.
Calls for applications to AMP Scholarship Programme 20099 Apr 2009
Applications are now open for the AMP Scholarship Programme, established in 1998. Previous recipients range from glass artists and scientists to ballet dancers and actors.
Call for entries to New Zealand International Film Festivals' Homegrown 20098 Apr 2009
MIC Toi Rerehiko in collaboration with the 2009 New Zealand International Film Festivals is pleased to announce a call for submissions for Homegrown, New Zealand’s premiere showcase for local short films, video and animation.
World Cinema Showcase taking place in Wellington & Auckland3 Apr 2009
The World Cinema Showcase is on in Wellington and Auckland this month of April. The best 'arthouse' films of the past year, including Cannes Palme d'Or winner The Class will be gracing the screens of The Paramount (Wellington) and Academy (Auckland) cinemas
Call for entries to 7th Pacific International Documentary Film Festival, Tahiti27 Mar 2009
The 7th Pacific International Documentary Film Festival is calling for entriesto its 2010edition.
Call for entry to Hamburg Animation Awards26 Mar 2009
The Hamburg Animation Awards is inviting animators from New Zealand to enter their work for the 6th Hamburg Animation Awards to be held on 25 June 2009.
Studios up for grabs at Toi Poneke Arts Centre12 Mar 2009
This May, a number of studios will become available to rent at Toi Poneke Arts Centre on Abel Smith Street, Wellington.
The Physics Room Presents: Richard Francis & Bruce Russell4 Feb 2009
Auckland-based Richard Francis (aka Eso Steel) has been active as a musician since the mid-90’s. His sound work is dominated by an interest in recording, manipulating and combining acoustic and electronic sounds from a variety of sources. In live performance Francis uses acoustic objects,...
Call for applications – The Creative New Zealand Craft/Object Art Fellowship30 Jan 2009
Creative New Zealand is calling for applications from established New Zealand Craft/Object Art practitioners, curators and writers for the Creative New Zealand Craft/Object Art Fellowship. The Fellowship was offered annually for its first three years (2004 – 2006) and is now offered biennially.
Two Wellington artists to exhibit at Objectspace13 Nov 2008
Two Wellington artists - Wendy Randall of Vincents Art Workshop and Athina Moisa of Pablos Art Studio - are exhibiting their work in Auckland for the first time at a new exhibition at Objectspace from 15 November to 20 December.