Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries
How technology is changing the music
16 August 2019
Understanding how technology applies to music is an emerging area of both research and teaching at the School of Music, and being developed by lecturer and coordinator of Music Technology, Dr Fabio Morreale, who joined the school this year.
Exhibition to celebrate RTA Studio in miniature
5 August 2019
Professor Andrew Barrie is using an ancient Japanese modelling technique to create miniature models of RTA Studio's famed architecture.
Is the clarinet the most expressive of woodwinds?
1 August 2019
The School of Music is gearing up for Clarinet Weekend, initiated by Dr Marie Ross soon after she joined the University of Auckland in 2016.
The rehabilitation of the Red Aunt
31 July 2019
The banners of social activism provide a rich tapestry of our political past and present and we need to remember them, suggests conceptual artist, Fiona Jack.
It’s the final countdown
31 July 2019
After three years, New Zealand’s largest-ever fundraising campaign is coming to an end.
The big picture, only tiny
25 July 2019
An exhibition curated by Professor Andrew Barrie presents a miniature paper-model version of New Zealand as if it was all architecturally designed.
The place that doesn't want your soul or wallet
27 June 2019
“Sixteen speculations on the possibilities for a new central library for Auckland” designed by architecture students draw attention to the expanding role of the modern library.
The Thing wins a Tui
13 June 2019
GRG67, a jazz ensemble that emerged out of the School of Music, has been awarded best jazz album of the year at the Vodaphone Tui Awards, with their album, The Thing.
Home is more than where the house is
9 June 2019
Angela Yuyi Hu, a third year Bachelor of Fine Arts student at the University of Auckland, was awarded the 2019 Simon Devitt Prize for Photography last night.
Peter O'Connor's seven tips for boosting creativity
31 May 2019
Advice to help you get more creative, by Professor Peter O'Connor, Academic Director of The Creative Thinking Project.
A clarion call to arms, for trumpet and pūtātara
24 May 2019
A 20-minute trumpet chamber concerto to be composed by Assoc Prof de Castro-Robinson has won a funding boost this month from the APRA Art Music Fund.
Happy birthday to John Rimmer; a tribute concert, in his own music
17 May 2019
The Karlheinz Company celebrates the 80th birthday of the renowned and innovative composer, musician and teacher John Rimmer.