When the Ashburton Art Gallery opens next month it will be without any works of art on its walls.
Secret message thought to have been penned by one of NZ's greatest artists is uncovered more than six decades after he wrote it.
A number of sculptures were vandalised at the opening weekend of the headland Sculpture on the Gulf exhibit.
Newly arrived settler Samuel Kenning is washed ashore at Owhiro Bay in The Ragged, the first in a series of four plays.
Giant dandelions made from recycled steel are towering over Matiatia Bay.
An exciting year of historical exhibitions is in the works for Porirua's Pataka museum.
Some people call it spiritual, others science fiction. Anthony McCall doesn't mind.
A mystery watercolour and an aging photograph by a bohemian photographer have been unearthed in the back of a Kapiti garage.
Libby-Rose Niederer has been handpicked for training by world renowned ballet great Li Cunxin.
Wellington's Botanic Gardens will come alive over summer with whimsical and even scary light installations.
The National Gallery of Australia is set to return a 2000-year-old stolen Buddha statue to India.
The largest series of Maori paintings to ever leave NZ have arrived in Germany for an exhibition.
Two artists have created an installation of beehives and "pasture paintings" across six inner-city sites.
Kapiti artist Debbie Pointon's favourite room is perched on a steep bank in Raumati South with majestic views of the hills.
Four Shakespeare lovers have modernised one of the Bard's most famous stories into a teenage web series.
The 132-year-old New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts has had a rocky year, but it's determined to rebuild.
Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival audiences will have 70 different events to choose from.
Sculpture designed to link campus with its past as a chicken farm to its 'aspirations'.
One of the largest collections of Banksy artworks in the world could soon have a permanent home in Christchurch.
The thing with mid-century modern design, says Emma Fox Derwin, is that people love it. Her work is in a new exhibition at The Dowse.
A 25-metre long painted tapa is Dame Robin White's most ambitious artwork and took two years to complete.
Yvonne Todd's perfectly weird photographs are spread out in her and City Gallery's biggest-ever solo exhibition,
Australian photographer Peter Lik has made a world record sale, but art critics aren't impressed.
Work has begun on a new $36.5 million Auckland theatre project
Selfie may be a modern addition to our vocabulary but a Riverton art gallery coordinator says the selfie, or self portrait, has been around for hundreds of years.
A one-stop arts shop and ‘angel’ landlords are among initiatives being proposed to boost Auckland’s arts economy.
Artist James Ford had his car destroyed and simulated vomit with crayons. Now he takes on the scratchie.
Capturing K Rd on camera and sharing inspiring stories has kickstarted a new career for Chris Pemberton.
People are leaving little notes for each other all over Wellington thanks to two Mt Cook artists.
Artist Shane Cotton is one of 10 chosen to display a body work at the Australian War Memorial as part of Anzac centenary commemorations.