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You are invited to join hundreds of New Zealanders supporting artists as annual donors to the Arts Foundation.

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Are you an artist who needs funding? Are you a donor who wants to support an artist or arts project of your choosing? The Arts Foundation can help.



Te Tumu Toi - The Arts Foundation

For Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week, we would like to share with you the story of Te Tumu Toi, the Te Reo name gifted to us.

Katherine Mansfield Menton Fellowship - Applications Now Open

The Katherine Mansfield Menton Fellowship Advisory Committee is looking for an established creative writer to spend three months or more in Menton in southern France to work on a project or projects.

Songs & Stories From The Ice: On The Road With Warren Maxwell

Warren Maxwell, inaugural New Generation Award recipient, is radically honest, vulnerable and has a whole lot of love to share. In May, we went on the road with Warren to Christchurch, Queenstown, Auckland and Wellington presenting intimate concerts in the homes of generous patrons.