Atua Wāhine // Amber Hahipene GALLERY TWO Studio One Toi Tu, 1 Ponsonby Road Opening Night: 21st June 5pm-7pm Melbourne based artist, Amber Hahipene (Ngati Awa) interprets her cultural heritage through the use of acrylic, resin, pen, ink and aerosol. Inspired by Matariki and The Seven Sisters, this exhibition acknowledges the central role of women […]

Staying in tune with the Matariki events happening around the country this week, this weeks LOCAL EYES is Trinity Roots with their video for ‘This Road’, visually expressing the beauty of Maori art and Legend. The video was created by a team of both talented artists and professionals including Producer & Director Hana Miller and Digital Artist […]

MATARIKI ON THE WATERFRONT 2016 Silo Park, Wynyard Quarter July 15, 16, 17 FACEBOOK | Matariki on the Waterfront is coming back to Silo Park for another sublime celebration of tikanga Māori. As the beautiful Matariki constellation takes up residence in the sky above, Silo Park will be lit up in celebration. Don’t miss […]

  Studio One Toi Tū is opening the doors for a series of free Matariki events for all ages from the 13th to 16th of July. From poetry to potluck, Super 8 to Open Day there is so much to enjoy at your local Ponsonby art centre this winter. Mahorahora // Studio One Toi Tū Open Day […]

Matariki on the Waterfront is back for 2015 for its fourth year at Waterfront Auckland this July 17th, 18th and 19th. Matariki Festival is a month-long celebration, and as the largest indigenous celebration in the country, the final weekend on Auckland’s sparkling Waterfront is the perfect opportunity to come together in one of Auckland’s favourite […]

The 4th annual Matariki Art Market Sunday 19th July, 10am – 5pm Auckland Museum Atrium & Galleries FREE with Museum Entry Nau mai e te hunga nui! Come to the Museum to celebrate the skill and innovation of local Māori artists, musicians and performers. Purchase unique works from some of Tāmaki Makaurau’s leading creative artists […]

BaseFM is proud to support Matariki: Season of Shakespeare – Rōmeo rāua ko Hurieta This year, with the dawn rising of Matariki comes the world premiere of Rōmeo rāua ko Hurieta, performed live entirely in te reo Māori at Auckland Museum’s Māori Court. Join the crew for this whānau-friendly presentation of the classic Shakespearean love story; directed […]

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