Multiple New Zealand Music awards, several hit singles and considered critical acclaim are just a few things Karoline Tamati aka Ladi6 is know for, but art is not one of them.
A graphic designer who worked for an American spy agency has become an unwitting star at the Venice Biennale art show.
A touring theatre company that brings the Bard's work to teenagers is celebrating 20 years by doing what it does best.
A trio of poets have made it onto the bestsellers list, one being an associate professor at Massey University who's book Native Bird tells of his life in New Zealand as a new settler from America.
It's not every day a Hutt Valley artist is flown to Hollywood to receive an award named after the founder of Scientology.
Kiwi artist Simon Denny has created a new exhibition in Venice, Italy, as part of New Zealand's contribution to this year's Venice Biennale.
A man who spent the last years of his life crafting billboards for the city now has a wall of his own.
A community art gallery showcasing the work of Taranaki artists is facing closure unless increased funding is found.
Cherry Bomb: Stephie Key on her art, her dad's job and her hyper-sexual artistic alter-ego Cherry Lazar ahead of her exhibition opening in Paris.
Wet-plate photography is complex, difficult, and easy to get work. It's been obsolete for 135 years - but a new wave of photographers are embracing its idiosyncrasies.
Expect some extra terrestrial happenings of Karangahape Road this Thursday.
The new director of an innovative creative space in Christchurch has the sort of background makes people take notice. WILL HARVIE reports.
NZ Music Month kicks off and Palmerston North's all age venue Great Job will be hosting a heap of bands.
Artist Asher Newbery doesn’t do things in halves and has a body of work made up of something bigger than just him.
Shakespeare's birthday will not be forgotten in Palmerston North, with a celebratory day of all things Victorian.
Irish comedian Ed Byrne is performing all over New Zealand... but not Oamaru.
Geraldine Brophy shares some special moments.
We aren't just observers on a tour; we've become the art.
Wanaka's Festival of Colour has a good problem - it has become so good, it's difficult to keep improving, director Philip Tremewan says.
Despite what you may have heard, contemporary art is alive and well in Christchurch.
A chance meeting with a busker was the key to finding the guitarist needed for the New Zealand premiere of Saturday Night Fever.
Finding inspiration from the Prime Minister's latest saga proves no problem for comedians or cartoonists.
Copenhagen's Royal Chapel Choir will sing in Wellington on May 1
A Titahi Bay woman is the brains behind a World War I exhibition at St Paul's Cathedral.
Napier's MTG museum and gallery gains traction.
Trams stopped so passengers could stare at a Christchurch street's newest resident.
The eight-metre long Bridge St penguin mural is on the market seeking a loving owner.
Full blown art immersion is taking over Auckland delighting locals with music, theatre and art.
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From giving a vodka brand its name to exposing sham antiques, Christine Prior’s Lower Hutt radiocarbon dating laboratory is history’s timekeeper.