Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries
Home for unwanted plastic bags at LATE NIGHT ART
4 October 2018
Take a huge number of plastic bags, add designer Matt Liggins and combine to get a tiny house.
Young performer ‘overwhelmed’ by win
2 October 2018
Musician Jisu (Jessica) Yun has won this year’s Grad Gala Competition worth $6,000 with an exceptional performance of Ibert’s Flute Concerto.
Dancer walks ‘with a village behind her’
26 September 2018
Embracing the different facets of her cultural identity has been the driving force behind the University of Auckland postgraduate research of New Zealand-born Samoan Ufitia Sagapolutele.
Exceptional finalists compete in Grad Gala
6 September 2018
This year’s Grad Gala Concerto Competition will have an extra finalist vying for the top prize worth $6,000, due to the exceptional standard of the entrants.
Suffrage exhibition: If you think so, say so
4 September 2018
Postgraduate Art History students are curating a special suffrage exhibition at Old Government House, opening on 18 September.
Elam artists dominate at the Wallace Art Awards
4 September 2018
The 27th Annual Wallace Art Awards 2018 were held last night in Auckland with graduates from Elam School of Fine Arts dominating the proceedings by winning six of the nine awards.
Aga Khan Award for Architecture Exhibition arrives in Auckland
3 September 2018
An exhibition featuring the winning entries from the world-renowned Aga Khan Award for Architecture will open in Auckland this month at the University of Auckland.
Winning timber shelter harmonises with nature
7 July 2018
Two architecture students from the University of Auckland have won first prize in an international design competition with their plans for an innovative timber house set in a North Island redwood forest.
Fast Forward: From Kiwibuild to co-ops
2 July 2018
Our Government is aiming to produce 100,000 affordable houses in the next decade. But how will they achieve this? Hear the Honourable Phil Twyford outline their plans, including Kiwibuild, at the upcoming Spring Fast Forward lecture series presented by the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland
Unforgettable, evanescent image wins photography prize
25 June 2018
A first-year art student's visual exploration of internal struggle has won the 2018 Simon Devitt Prize for Photography.
Polyfest leads to busy dance career
20 June 2018
Student Xavier Breed from the Dance Studies Programme, has just returned from Asia, where he represented NZ and the Pacific at the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Forum for Creativity and Heritage in China.
University staff take home architecture awards
12 June 2018
An inner city Christchurch school, designed by Andrew Barrie Lab and Tezuka Architects has won three awards at the 2018 Canterbury Architecture Awards.