In the 1960s, when New Zealand adults smiled, they often displayed a set of dentures. Since then, the focus of dental care and oral health has changed from pulling out...
INSIGHT Studio Performances - at the New Zealand School of Dance
Intimate performances of classical and contemporary dance by New Zealand School of Dance (NZSD) students give a first-hand experience of the School this Tuesday and Wednesday at Newtown, Wellington. Entry is by koha/donation and no booking is required.
Ngā Tapuwae New Zealand First World War Trails
Try our new free smartphone and tablet app which offers a new way to explore the Gallipoli campaign. The Ngā Tapuwae Gallipoli app features compelling diary entries from the First World War, with clear facts, authentic and beautiful imagery as well as audio tours narrated by leading historians.
Bengamin Morris : working big in the arts
Actor, sculptor, artist and arts advocate … Benjamin Morris wears many creative hats in his Christchurch community. Working from the community-based creative space, the White Room, he often creates large-scale paintings and murals of Christchurch buildings.
Gallipoli: The scale of our war exhibition is coming!
Part of the Anzac week events happening in Wellington is the opening of Te Papa's Gallipoli exhibition on Sat 18 April. A series of ‘making of’ videos will be released each Monday evening in the lead up to the "Gallipoli: The scale of our war exhibition".
Experience Anzac in Motion on New Sights and Sounds Website
From 30 March a new website, www.anzacsightsound.org, will enable visitors to experience the Sights and Sounds of the Anzac corps and the World War I era. A curated selection of archival films, songs, recorded interviews, documents and photos have been expertly restored and digitised.
RNZB begins 2015 with flirtatious favourite: Don Quixote
The Royal New Zealand Ballet opens its 2015 season ‘somewhere in La Mancha’ with Don Quixote: a timeless tale of adventure, chivalry and love that has inspired one of the greatest works in classical ballet.
Uku Rere: Nga Kaihanga Uku & Beyond
Auckland's Objectspace is proud to present this ground-breaking exhibition in partnership with Toi Māori, developed and toured by Pataka.
Campaign to save 'Hillary's Hut'
The Antarctic Heritage Trust has recently completed a major conservation programme of works at the three ‘heroic era’ huts on Ross Island. Now the Trust is turning its attention to conserving ‘Hillary’s Hut’ and needs your support.
Creating culture, preserving heritage
Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage works to enrich the lives of all New Zealanders by supporting our dynamic culture and preserving our heritage.
We support many of New Zealand’s arts, media, heritage and sports organisations; advise government on cultural matters and provide research and resources for everyone to access. The organisations we fund deliver a wide range of cultural experiences for all to enjoy.